Lab Assistant Job Details
Facility: CHI Memorial Location: Chattanooga, TN
Department: Laboratory Job Type: Full Time
Shift: 4a-12p Important Note: Nicotine is part of our pre-employment drug screen
Lab Assistant/Phlebotomist Not many patients get excited about blood work.
That’s a fact. Knowing this, we make sure we have best Phlebotomists on our team to provide the highest level of patient care.
We hire Phlebotomists who not only have the proper training and education to get the job done, but also have a special skill of putting our patients at ease when blood work is ordered.
Connect with us today to learn more about our opportunities and joining our team!
What you’ll do: Obtains blood specimens by capillary puncture or venipuncture using appropriate technique
Correctly identifies patient per written protocol and properly labels specimens accurately and completely, while maintaining the integrity of the specimen in relation to the test being performed
Disposes of contaminated lab supplies and handles all lab specimens regarding potential health hazards according to written procedures
Receives laboratory specimens, orders tests, processes specimens using the centrifuge and distributes specimens to appropriate testing areas communicating special instructions
Performs clerical duties as required Why you should choose us:
What sets us apart from other healthcare organizations?
How much time do you have? In short, it all starts with our current employees.
They believe in living our mission to provide compassion to everyone.
We, in turn, believe that growing and supporting our people allows us to deliver a higher degree of quality care to our patients.
CHI advocates for all who live in the communities we serve, especially the most vulnerable.
Choose an organization who will champion your talents and nurture your career.
Choose CHI! Lab Assistant/Phlebotomist/Laboratory Assistant/Lab Technician/Specimen Processor
Requirements: High School diploma or GED
Preferred: Phlebotomy certification or completion of a phlebotomy course
Preferred: Six months previous phlebotomy experience, science background, customer service experience
Additional Information Requisition ID: 2019-R0250259
Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Job
Market: CHI Memorial
About this company
Memorial Health Care System is a not-for-profit, faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to the healing ministry of the Church. Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and strengthened as part of Catholic Health Initiatives, it offers a continuum of care including preventative, primary and acute hospital care, as well as cancer and cardiac care, orthopedic and rehabilitation services. Memorial is a regional referral center of choice with 4,000 associates and more than 700 affiliated physicians providing health care throughout Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia. Memorial Health Care System is recognized as one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals® by Thomson Reuters, the health care industry's leading source of information on hospital quality.
Location/Region: Chattanooga, TN (37404)