Lab Assistant - Outreach - Springfield Area - Sign-On Bonus Offered

Mercy Health Cincinnati , OH 45201

Posted 1 week ago

Thank you for considering a career at Mercy Health

Sign on bonus available, up to $5,000

Summary of Primary Function/General Purpose of Position

Performs phlebotomy and specimen collection. Uses patient registration and order entry. Processes specimens for diagnostic testing and referral testing. Ensures accurate registration of specimens as needed. Performs various clerical tasks.

Essential Job Functions

  • Obtains blood specimens by venipuncture with syringe, vacutainer or capillary puncture. Monitors the workflow to insure specimens are drawn in a timely manner. In the outpatient setting, also collects glucose tolerances, and urines on all age groups. Responsible for maintaining general appearance of working area. Notifies appropriate chain of command of inventory shortages, orders supplies as necessary, and restocks supplies.

  • Performs various customer service and clerical and computer duties, such as answering and directing phone calls, taking messages, ordering tests, troubleshooting specimen problems including missing orders and specimens. Processes patient specimens for testing.

Employment Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED

Phlebotomy Certificate

Computer keyboard and basic computer experience. Basic knowledge of medical and laboratory terminology. Analytical and problem solving skills to organize work and resolve daily problems.

Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.

We'll also reward your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans

  • Prescription drug coverage

  • Flexible spending accounts

  • Life insurance w/AD&D

  • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.

  • Paid time off

  • Educational Assistance

  • And much more

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Work Shift:

Days (United States of America)

Department:

Lab Outreach

  • Mercy Health Partners Regional Lab

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you'd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health

  • Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours

  • Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com

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