Providence Health & Services Laboratory Assistant I in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling a Laboratory Assistant I to the Laboratory at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, AK.
In this position you will:
Provide efficient, accurate, and courteous service for PAMC patients, physicians, employees or residents of Nursing Homes.
Provide accurate and timely collection and receiving of specimens for all patients in accordance with medical center and laboratory policies and procedures, and Federal/State regulations.
Accurately enter data into hospital and laboratory computer systems related to patient billing and charting.
Perform processing functions to assure integrity of specimens for testing.
Explain collection procedure clearly to patient and properly identifies patient prior to collection.
Obtain complete documentation for the registration process including signatures and related billing information.
Aliquot and store blood specimens in appropriate containers and at proper temperatures to assure integrity for testing. Measure, aliquot, and prepare urine and body fluid specimens for testing.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or equivalent
Valid driver’s license may be required
Six (6) months in a laboratory setting
Customer Service skills
Good telephone skills
Ability to relate to the public in a caring, tactful, and courteous manner at all times
Ability to work various shifts and days
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Experience in phlebotomy and specimen processing
About Providence Alaska Medical Center
Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.
As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. 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: Lab (Medical Technologist, Medical Lab Technologist)
Req ID: 134083