Laboratory Technical Assistant

  • Columbus Regional Health
  • 2400 17th Street Columbus Indiana 47201 United States
  • Posted: Apr 15, 2019
Full-time Allied Health

Job Description

ABOUT THE POSITION:
Full time - 40 hours per week; Primarily 11:30A - 8P, but might adjust to meet staffing needs; Monday - Saturday; Holiday rotation; Base rate starts at $13.24 per hour


SUMMARY:
Performance of basic well-defined procedures in Microbiology, Anatomic Pathology and the Clinical Lab, including specimen collection, specimen processing, initial culture set-up, minor equipment maintenance,  GYN and Non-Gyn patient sample preparation and slide staining and assisting the pathologist with surgical specimens in the Gross Room .  Proficient use of the Laboratory Information System to include ordering tests, quality control and limited result entry is required.  Third shift technical assistants must be proficient in patient registration using the HIS system.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED).  One to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience is desirable.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
CPR required within 30 days of hire