Performs clinical laboratory tests according to established procedures of verification, processing, testing, and reporting.
Performs quality control procedures to validate test results according to established standards and records results appropriately.
Assists in delivery of physicians reports via phone and electronic distribution in a timely manner.
Responds to 'technical question' calls from units and physicians.
Performs preventive maintenance and monitoring of all equipment to ensure that it is working properly and maintains related records.
Records on instrument logs any repairs, replacement, and maintenance needed of equipment.
Maintains adequate supply inventories by rotating stock, checking for expiration dates, and ordering replacement stock.
Performs venipuncture on patients of all age groups and other specimen collection using proper therapeutic skills according to procedures.
Assists supervisors in additional duties which support the lab's quality program.
Provides teaching and education to students and other personnel population.
High school diploma, General Equivalency Diploma (GED) or higher required upon hire
No experience required
MLT - Certified Medical Lab Technologist through the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) required within 3 months of employment in this position OR
CLA - Certified Lab Assistant through the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) required within 3 months of employment in this position
Internal Number: 14254
About Owensboro Health
Owensboro Health Regional Hospital (OHRH) is our flagship facility and is licensed to operate 477 beds including 30 transitional care beds. No stone was left unturned when designing this state of the art facility to ensure improved patient care and patient experience. OHRH offers a nationally accredited Level III Trauma Center, Certified Stroke Center, a Level III NICU, and much more.
Located in the rolling hills of Kentucky, Owensboro Health exists to heal the sick and to improve the health of the communities we serve. Over 4,300 team members strong, Owensboro Health continually searches for the best talent to join our award winning team. Utilizing state of the art equipment and facilities, we serve 15 counties in western Kentucky and southern Indiana, proudly providing the most innovative healthcare services this region has to offer.
If you are looking for a career with an organization that values its team members as its greatest asset, look no further than Owensboro Health.