Providence is calling a Lab Assistant I (Lab Service Center, Days) toProvidence Medical Group in Walla Walla, 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:
Obtain blood samples from patients as required and processing samples as directed.
Process specimens which includes: labeling of specimens, packaging of specimens according to test requirements, delivery of specimens to the lab via pneumatic tube system or personal transport, and ordering tests in Epic.
Perform general clerical duties as back up to Laboratory Clerk.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Successful completion of a phlebotomy program and/or ASCP certified phlebotomist.
Phlebotomy certificate required.
Within 30 days of hire:
State of Washington Medical Assistant-Phlebotomistcertification.
Current BLS-Healthcare provider (AHA accredited).
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Previous phlebotomy experience preferred.
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Medical Group is the largest medical group in Walla Walla, serving greater Walla Walla in southeast Washington state. Our internists, family practitioners, specialists 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 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 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 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)