Limited Service Technician Centralized Core Lab (PM)
Akron Children's Hospital
Location: Akron, Ohio
Internal Number: 7133
About Akron Children's Hospital
Akron Children's Hospital has been caring for children since 1890, and our pediatric specialties are ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report. With two hospital campuses, regional health centers and more than 50 primary and specialty care locations throughout Ohio, we're making it easier for today's busy families to find the high-quality care they need. In 2020, our health care system provided more than 1.1 million patient encounters. We also operate neonatal and pediatric units in the hospitals of our regional health care partners. Every year, our Children's Home Care Group nurses provide thousands of in-home visits, and our School Health nurses manage clinic visits for students from preschool through high school. With our Quick Care Online virtual visits and Akron Children's Anywhere app, we're here for families whenever and wherever they need us. Learn more at akronchildrens.org.
To treat every child as we would our own
To treat others as they would like to be treated
To turn no child away for any reason
Prior to the start date, full COVID-19 vaccination is required for employment. Full vaccination is defined as 14 days after the last received vaccination. Boosters are excluded from this requirement.
We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.
The position is 2 to 3 days/week from 1600-1900 and rotates weekends from 0600-1430
Summary: The Limited Service Technician collects, receives and processes a variety of laboratory specimens while properly assessing work priorities.
Responsibilities: 1.Receives and processes a variety of laboratory specimens while properly assessing work priorities.
2.Communicates with the hospital staff regarding specimen requirements, ordering, and miscellaneous requests.
3.Performs a limited number of basic laboratory tests.
4.Follows hospital policies and procedures.
5.Identifies patient. Collects, labels, and delivers biological specimens. Age Specific, developmentally appropriate approach to patients
6.Monitors quality control and recognizes need for corrective action.
7.Performs tasks efficiently. Maintains work area to include necessary maintenance.
8.Other duties as required.
Technical Expertise 1.Experience in a laboratory setting is /preferred.
2.Experience as a medical laboratory scientist major/medical laboratory intern of Akron Cooperative Medical Laboratory Science Program is preferred.
3.Experience working with all levels within an organization is required.
4.Experience in healthcare is preferred.
5.Ability to interact effectively with computers and keyboards is required.
Education and Experience 1.Education: High school diploma or equivalent is required. Preference will be given to students pursuing education for a career in Medical Laboratory Science.
3.Years of relevant experience: 0 to 2 years is preferred.
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