Lab Assistant, FT Nights

Allied Health Professionals Lawrence, Kansas


Description

Schedule: 8:00 pm - 6:00 am

Take Your Career to the Next Level with LMH Health!

At LMH Health, we are committed to being a partner for lifelong health for the communities we serve. The Laboratory Assistant functions as a member of the laboratory team to perform receptionist, clerical, specimen handling and/or phlebotomy duties.  They work with the Medical Technologists and Clerk III’s and is involved in pre-analytical, post-analytical and technical lab processes.

Top Reasons to work at LMH Health

  • Join a Team That Cares About the Community
  • Tuition Reimbursement to Support Continuing Education
  • Professional Development and Recognition
  • Excellent Benefits
RESPONSIBILITIES
  1. Promotes the vision and mission of Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
  2. Maintains patient confidentiality and excellent customer service skills.
  3. Exercises appropriate independent judgment and initiative.
  4. Acquires and updates knowledge pertinent to policies, specimen collection, procedures and result reporting.
  5. Performs pre-analytical processing of lab orders and specimens.
  6. Performs post-analytical processing of lab results which includes phone requests, faxes and accurate and timely charting and distribution of results.
  7. Follows procedures for ordering lab tests into the information system.
  8. Performs lab billing and charging procedures for lab services provided.
  9. Practices good phlebotomy skills, using appropriate collection devices, handle all specimens following standard precautions.
  10. Demonstrates willingness to adjust schedule to meet department needs if needed. 
  11. Performs care according to the population served on the unit as referenced in the Administrative, Scope of Services Policy.
  12. Performs other duties as needed or assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS
Required:
  • High School Graduate or equivalent
Preferred:
  • Prior experience in lab/phlebotomy setting
Our Values

Patient 1st – We consider the patient first in everything we do.

Better Together – We are part of the LMH team that works together to achieve excellence.

Speak Up – We embrace a transparent culture of open, respectful communication where ideas are valued and solutions are created.

Innovate! – We actively explore new ideas and approach change with agility and an open mind.

Own It/Solve It – We hold ourselves accountable for our actions and we collaborate for solutions.

In Joy – We create a workplace that is both fun and meaningful.

At LMH Health we value inclusion and diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage all to apply. Employment is decided on the basis of experience and qualifications that meet the business need.