Laboratory Services Specialist
Full Time | Benefits
Job ID: 180107LSS08052021
Day Kimball Healthcare is Hiring Lab Services Specialist!
Job Title: Laboratory Services Specialist | LSS
Position Type: Regular Staff
Weekends: As Needed
Shift & Hours: 1st | 40 Hours
Greets and interviews patients, relatives or patient representatives to gather and record demographic information for various laboratory records and provision of care. Informs patients of hospital policies. Functions as communication center of Laboratory Services, answers, screens and routes all telephone calls. Interprets and replicates written physician requests into the lab system quickly and accurately with minimum of supervision.
Greets and interviews patients to obtain required information to complete the registration check before placing orders in the Laboratory information system. Knows over 1,300 alpha codes in the LIS for order entry of the physician's order.
Knows where to locate standing orders, faxed orders, previously ordered (i.e., Oncology) and pre-employment orders from Employee Health.
Answers all incoming calls and transfers to appropriate person/Lab department in a timely courteous manner.
Is aware of locations of off-site service centers and courier runs so that patients can access Lab services efficiently and cost-effectively.
Distributes Lab reports to the physician mailboxes, US mail or courier.
Basic & Supplemental Life Insurance
Short & Long Term Disability
HSA or FSA accounts
Accident & Critical Illness Coverage
401K Plan with match
Day Kimball Healthcare is a non-profit, integrated medical services provider comprised of Day Kimball Hospital, healthcare centers in Danielson, Dayville, Plainfield and Putnam, Day Kimball HomeCare, Hospice & Palliative Care of Northeastern CT, Day Kimball HomeMakers, and Day Kimball Medical Group. Its service area includes Northeast Connecticut as well as nearby Massachusetts and Rhode Island communities. Day Kimball Healthcare's comprehensive network offers more than 1,400 employees including nearly 300 associated, highly-skilled physicians, surgeons and specialists. Its website is daykimball.org.
Day Kimball Healthcare is an Affirmative Action / equal opportunity employer committed to providing equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.
Day Kimball is a smoke free environment.
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