Job Description

PRIMARY FUNCTION
  • Performance of all approved laboratory procedures and testing.
  • ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB
    • This list may not include all of the duties that may be assigned.
    • Performance of laboratory procedures in Chemistry, Hematology, Urinalysis, Serology and Microbiology.
    • Reviews and signs the Laboratory Policy & Procedure Manual annually. Understands and follows proper laboratory testing techniques outlined in the manual.
    • Reports laboratory results correctly, accurately and in a timely manner to the healthcare provider; alerting the healthcare provider and following protocol for any critical or out of range values.
    • Keeps the laboratory and work area clean and in compliant with OSHA/Safety standards.
    • Performance and documentation of daily/weekly/monthly quality control and instrument maintenance.
    • Perform phlebotomy: including venipuncture, finger sticks and heel sticks.
    • Perform proficiency surveys, documentation and review of results in a timely manner.
    • Assist the Laboratory Manager and Laboratory Supervisor with training of co-workers in lab procedures.
    • Clerical duties including preparation of send out specimens, charting of results and recording procedures on a daily patient log or in the LIS. (Laboratory Information System).
    • Maintain inventory of lab supplies, reorder and stock supplies of assigned area.
    • Manage patient care through an electronic environment.
    • Prepare treatment rooms for patient examinations, keeping the rooms neat and clean. Show patients to examination rooms and prepare them for the physician.
    • Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration.
    • Obtain brief summary of patient complaint. Document any immunizations needed. Read previous visits to obtain follow-up plan as needed.
    • Assist physician in any necessary procedures such as giving injections or removing sutures.
    • Administering immunizations and medicine injections.
    • Working as a team with nursing and front office staff for optimal patient care.
    • Having the knowledge and awareness of medications and supplies on crash cart
  • PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS
    • Education:
      • High School Diploma or equivalent. Graduation from an accredited Medical Assistant / LPN Program or equivalent.

    • Licensure:
      • Required license: CCMA or Medical Assistant Diploma

        Prefer license: State of FL Clinical Laboratory Technician

        Prefer license: phlebotomist.


    • Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
      • Knowledge of laboratory quality control requirements. Knowledge of universal precaution procedures in medical safety practices. Skilled in phlebotomy. Ability to communicate with physician staff to efficiently order testing and notify abnormal results. Ability to react calmly to stressful situations. Ability to organize tasks. Knowledge of basic medical terminology. Ability to assess emergency situations and act accordingly. Maintain effective working relationships with patients, employees and the public. Active CPR certification required.

    • Experience:
      • One year experience in a Medical Office setting. Prefer experienced in laboratory procedures and phlebotomy. Knowledge of computer or EHR desired.

    • Adhere to all organizational information security policies and protect all sensitive information including but not limited to ePHI and PHI in accordance with organizational policy, Federal, State, and local regulations.

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

Apply Online