Allegheny Health Network
Job Description :
Receives, prepares, and processes all specimens delivered to the laboratory.
- Registers patients and performs test order entry into laboratory information system accurately and efficiently to ensure proper testing and charges of patient account. (55%)
- Verifies specimen identification and prepares and processes specimens according to department procedures and protocols. (25%)
- Maintains the cleanliness of the work area and adequate supplies for efficient laboratory operations. (5%)
- Provides support such as answering telephones, faxing reports, and send-outs. (5%)
- Operates and maintains instrumentation, recognizes problems and takes appropriate action. (5%)
- Mentors MLA students in specimen processing utilizing WPAHS policies and procedures. (5%)
- Performs other duties as assigned or required.
- 3 months experience in a clinical laboratory setting, registration, medical terminology which may include experience acquired in conjunction with a training or degree program
- Laboratory training program or degree in clinical sciences
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