Providence is calling a Laboratory Assistant (Lab Microbiology, Day Shift, 0.5 FTE) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Maintain overall quality by performing and documenting quality checks.
Perform and record routine maintenance checks on laboratory equipment and instruments according to departmental policy, and reports equipment/instrument problems to a medical technologist or the supervisor.
Maintain the quality of patient samples by following appropriate specimen handling specifications.
Perform computer data entry and maintain expertise with computer systems utilized.
Verify computer entries to ensure accuracy and demonstrate the ability to perform all data entry and use of laboratory software in an accurate manner.
Perform reagent and supply maintenance functions.
Prepare stock supplies/reagents, appropriately, labeling and stocking as needed.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Completion of Medical Assistant (MA) course
Prior experience in a laboratory or related science environment
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center has a commanding presence in Spokane, Washington and is a beacon of hope and healing for patients throughout the region. We have over 600 beds and are chosen by people from across the state for the da Vinci surgical robotic for heart surgery and parents from all over the Inland Northwest who have children with life-threatening conditions know they'll find the care and comfort they need at Sacred Heart Children's Hospital.
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