Responsible for specimen handling, ordering, and triaging of specimens for inpatients and outpatients. Provides assistance to physicians and nurses regarding appropriate specimen collection. Provides support to the technical sections as needed
Receiving specimens into laboratory information system. Distributing samples to appropriate area in the lab.
Answering all calls into the laboratory. Providing assistance to physicians and nurses regarding appropriate specimen collection and results.
Results are printed and delivered according to established operations schedule
Ensures results are appropriately mailed, faxed, and / or copied
Answers phone calls and accurately receives messages and transfers calls to another department
Interacts with physicians / nurses in a professional manner, and provides assistance as necessary
Communicates and provides support to laboratory personnel regarding the specimen management process
High school diploma or equivalent
Previous experience working in Healthcare or lab environment is preferred
Proficiency with Computer skills are required
Customer service skills and Multitasking skills