Providence Health & Services Laboratory Assistant in Spokane Valley, Washington
Providence is calling a Laboratory Assistant ( Laboratory Spokane Valley , Variable Shift, Full Time) to Providence Medical Group in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Assist the Medical Technologist in operating various types of laboratory equipment to perform tests in chemistry, urine analysis, hematology, etc., under the direction of the Medical Technologist.
Maintain laboratory logs of tests as required and in accordance with generally accepted practices, policies, procedures, and protocols established in said area.
Participate in a quality control program and prepares blood samples and likewise for analysis at outside laboratories, as instructed by the Medical Technologist.
Maintain reagents and supplies; do the ordering, inventory and inspection of material to assure the valid dates of use and destroys those outdated supplies as required by state licenses.
Be responsible for all functions required by the outside laboratories and assures proper collection of information for billing purposes when necessary.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or equivalent
Certified as a Medical Assistant – Phlebotomy in Washington State required within 3 months of hire
Knowledge of medical and laboratory terminology
Knowledge of Universal Review (UR)/Quality Assurance (QA) requirements
Knowledge of Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) and laboratory Quality Control (QC) requirements
Computer applications, word processing, spreadsheets, Laboratory Information System (LIS) and Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
About the clinic you will serve.
Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve eastern Washington in clinic locations. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Phlebotomist & Lab Support
Location: Washington-Spokane Valley
Req ID: 260152