Intermountain Healthcare Clinical Lab Asst I - Primary Children's Hospital - Part time in Salt Lake City, Utah

Job ID:215880
Greater Salt Lake area

About Us

What does it mean to be a part of Intermountain Healthcare? It means that the quest for clinical excellence is not just a goal, but a given. It means building an environment where physicians and employees can deliver the best in healthcare. And it’s realizing each employee or volunteer is vital to the healing process, because we can only achieve theextraordinary together .

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Job Description

Facilitates laboratory organization and patient care by ordering, preparing and directing testing to appropriate lab / testing.

Essential Job Duties

  • 1. Responsible for accurately receiving, ordering, processing, labeling and auditing specimens according to established procedure.
  • 2. Recognizes factors that may affect testing outcomes, takes appropriate action to solve problems, and consistently documents solutions according to established protocols.
  • 3. Learns and maintains appropriate knowledge of all computer systems and test ordering practices insuring all specimens are properly entered in all computer systems.
  • 4. Effectively communicates specimen collection and handling requirements, providing service to external and internal customers.
  • 5. Performs and documents quality assurance checks and provides correction/maintenance.
  • 6. May participate in informal training and mentoring of new employees.
  • 7. Identifies opportunities for continuous process improvement and executes project conception, data collection and implementation.
  • 8. Performs sterile specimen preparation techniques.
  • 9. Follows appropriate documentation protocol and properly identifies patients and correctly labels samples.
  • 10. May help maintain supply room inventory, notifying supervisor / designee when supplies are low.
  • 11. May perform some testing.

Posting Specifics

  • Entry Rate: $13.68
  • Part time, 24 hours per week - Must be able to work swing shift and weekends
  • Benefits Eligible

Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma or GED in compliance with CLIA regulations
  • Excellent communication skills to include ability to read, write, speak and understand effectively in English.
  • Customer service skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment under stressful situations.
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently.
  • Basic computer skills
  • Flexibility to work a variety of shifts that may include weekends, holidays and nights.

Physical Requirements

  • Interact with others requiring the employee to verbally communicate information.
  • Operate computers and complex and delicate lab equipment requiring the ability to move fingers and hands.
  • See and read lab equipment, monitors, and documents.
  • Remain sitting or standing for long periods of time to perform work on a computer or other equipment.

Preferred Requirements

  • Prior Clinical lab experience

Please Note

All positions subject to close without notice. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Additional Details:

Working Hours 24

Primary Work Location Primary Children's Hospital

Expertise Laboratory

Job Type Part Time

Location US-UT-Salt Lake City