Under the direction and oversight of the Laboratory Director and Laboratory Manager, or designee, within the scope of Unlicensed Laboratory Personnel as described in B&PC 1269, receives and processes specimens, performs clerical tasks and performs phlebotomy. May operate automated or semi-automated test equipment, or plate and process microbiology specimens under the direct and constant supervision of a licensed person, as authorized by the California lab law.
Draws blood from patient's finger, heel, or vein, observing principles of asepsis to obtain blood samples.
Obtains the correct amount and type of specimen.
Documents all requests and released results of lab work accurately.
Informs physicians of released lab results.
Completes appropriate routing, handling, and processing of various medical specimens.
Orders, distributes and stocks supplies as needed.
Trains and reports on the work performance of other Laboratory Assistants.
Perform other related duties as necessary.
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
High School Diploma/GED.
California Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT).
Must be able to perform all Laboratory Assistant I duties.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos
Ability to write simple correspondence.
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
Must be willing to work in a Labor Management Partnership environment.
Also, refer to Position Specifications outlined in the appropriate collective bargaining agreement.
Primary Location: California,San Ramon,San Ramon Medical Offices 2300 Camino Ramon Scheduled Weekly Hours: 0 Shift: Variable Workdays: On-Call Working Hours Start: On-Call Working Hours End: On-Call Job Schedule: Call-in/On-Call Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: United Healthcare Workers - West Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Laboratory Department: Pathology/Lab-Clinical Lab Travel: No
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