UPMC Lab Assistant in New Castle, Pennsylvania
UPMC Jameson is hiring a full-time Lab Assistant! This role would be scheduled for day shifts, with rotating weekends and holidays.
You would have the opportunity to plant/process microbiology specimens and perform routine clerical functions in the microbiology laboratory.
Assist in the processing of cytology specimens, when assigned.
Coordinates filing and retrieval of cytology slides.
Fills laboratory supply orders for physician offices.
Keep a record of expiration dates and restocks nursing units.
Perform all aspects of specimen processing for gyn and non-gyn specimens.
Perform routine clerical functions by maintaining accurate and complete cytology records of test results.
Provide in date STD collection devices and GC plates.
Accessions Histology Specimens
Completely procure venipuncture specimens on outpatients and/or inpatients
High school diploma or GED.
Knowledge of biology/chemistry gained through high school science courses.
Certification from an accredited Phlebotomy or Medical Assistant program preferred.
Minimum 6 months experience performing phlebotomy preferred.
Medical terminology knowledge and laboratory information system experience preferred.
Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
Act 33 Child Clearance with Renewal
Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal
Act 73 FBI Clearance
Basic Life Support
Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities REQNUMBER: 592911