Opportunity with OLOL Assumption Hospital in Napoleonville!# Join this dynamic team of caregivers today! The Medical Laboratory Assistant is responsible for up-front specimen handling and facilitating the workflow in and out of the laboratory, performing a variety of clerical and pre-processing duties and interacting with others using a variety of communication tools.# The Medical Laboratory Assistant assists in the performance of bone marrow exams, chemistry sweat tests, and blood product processing.# Performs a variety of moderately complex tests, such as urine chemistries, sed-rates and bleeding times.
JOB SPECIFICATIONS Minimum Education High School or equivalent Required Certification/Registration Licensed in the state of Louisiana as a Clinical Laboratory Assistant within six months of hire Working Conditions Exposed to odorous chemicals and specimens Regularly exposed to the risk of blood borne diseases Physical Requirements Color Vision: ability to distinguish and identify different colors. Manual dexterity and mobility Moderate physical effort (lift/carry up to 25 lbs) Near Acuity - ability to see clearly at 20 inches or less. Occasional prolonged standing/walking Job Skills Knowledge of computers, telephone operations and other office equipment Knowledge of laboratory functions and medical terminology12016
Our Lady Of The Lake Regional Medical Center