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Medical Laboratory Assistant in Lexington, KY at Jobs | Lyneer Staffing

Date Posted: 5/15/2019

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Job Description

Lyneer Staffing Solutions represents companies offering great opportunities to learn and advance in your career. We are seeking a Specimen Processor for our National Reference Medical Laboratory. This is an excellent opportunity for recent medical training school or college graduates. One year of experience in a clinical laboratory setting is preferred. This is a contract to possible hire position!

Specimen Processor Hours 11am-730pm Monday -Friday 

Job Responsibilities

As a Medical Lab Assistant, you will be responsible for packing and unpacking specimens. You will use tubes or slides to prepare the specimens.

Processing and accessioning specimens to include evaluating specimen requirements and viability for testing, centrifugation, pipetting, creating requisitions from orders, labeling and sorting samples, other tasks to prepare specimens for testing, and shipping specimens to reference test lab.

Other tasks as required or requested by the supervisor or designee. May be required to work in other areas as needed, including the use of proprietary software for data entry and placement of laboratory orders.

Will be required to perform data entry into LCA Laboratory Information System, which is proprietary software.

Use of email will also be required in addition to the Accessioning/Specimen Handling duties.

Medical lab Assistants role include:

Preparing all specimens received for testing in the designated area

Preparing excess specimen samples for storage

Follow department protocols

Lifting up to 30 lbs

Filling laboratory tests and preparing orders for pick up

Maintaining proper sterilization of equipment and sanitation of exam areas

Keeping maintenance logs for equipment according to the protocol

Job Requirements

Data Entry 

specimen handling skills -Blood, urine 

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