Providence Laboratory Assistant II in Northridge, California
Providence is calling a Laboratory Assistant II (Full-Time/Variable Shift) to Providence Facey Medical Foundation in Northridge, CA.
We are seeking a Laboratory Assistant II who will provide courteous and professional care in drawing blood from patients.
Age(s) of Patients Served: Birth and above.
In this position you will:
Meet the service expectations of both our patients and fellow staff members by listening to their needs; engaging in positive interactions; and following through on commitments made in a thoughtful, efficient, timely and courteous manner
Respect the dignity, confidentiality and privacy of patients
Work in a safe manner, adhering to general safety precautions and standards. Report any unsafe conditions to their supervisor and/or the safety hotline
Be responsible for making appointments and instruction for patients laboratory procedures
Maintain records and perform laboratory related clerical duties, such as coding, billing, etc.
Perform phlebotomy duties. Perform and report waived tests as defined by CLIA
Train new staff on Facey procedures
Monitor phlebotomy supplies
Perform all functions in IDX and Cyberlab
Adhere to the customer service standards of the organization reflected in daily work habits:
Complaints are resolved immediately or referred to the department supervisor or manager
Patients are addressed with courtesy
Adhere to policies contained in Personnel and Laboratory manuals
Respond to requests from other departments in a timely, positive manner
Follow proper safety precautions:
Demonstrate proper use of protective equipment
Use proper body mechanics when lifting, pushing, etc.
Follow infection control policies and procedures
Dispose of used products in the appropriate manner
Maintain appropriate certifications
Required qualifications for these positions:
Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement
State Phlebotomy certification
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Health Care Providers from the American Heart Association
Two (2) years direct hands-on experience
Knowledge of medical and laboratory terminology
Works independently with little supervision
Knows proper phlebotomy procedures and follows them
Knowledge of UR/QA requirements
About the organization you will serve:
Facey Medical Group is a multi-specialty medical group with over 160 physicians providing care to the growing population in the North & East regions of Los Angeles & Ventura Counties. Twelve medical clinics, including two urgent care centers and dedicated women's centers, are located across the San Fernando, Santa Clarita and Simi Valleys. The group began as a single medical practice over 90 years ago.
Facey is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit 5-state network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, affiliated services and educational facilities spanning from California to Alaska.
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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 is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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
Req ID: 269926