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Lab Assistant III - Consult Team

Pathology Watch

Pathology Watch

Dallas, TX, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Job Functions, Duties, Responsibilities and Position Qualifications:

Job Description

Quality is in our DNA -- is it in yours?

You are a superhero when it comes to patient specimens. You’ve got problem-solving instincts, a passion for patient care, and the drive to keep things running smoothly. You’re also looking for great benefits, the support of an all-star team, and an opportunity to grow your career.

Join our front line of #HealthcareHeroes! Our mission is to advance the health and wellbeing of our communities as a leader in clinical laboratory solutions.

Location: Dallas, Texas

Hours: Varied

Days: Varied

Full-Time/Benefit Eligible

In this role, you will:

  • Perform a vital part of the patient care process by making sure laboratory specimens are properly processed, prepared, routed, and stored
  • Recognize when corrective action is needed and implement effective solutions
  • Work in a laboratory environment with biological hazards and PPE requirements.
  • Champion safety, compliance, and quality control
  • Troubleshoot order inadequacies
  • Troubleshoot instrument issues
  • Resolve specimen problems & deficiencies
  • Special projects such as evaluating/validating new equipment and or new regents and testing new procedures.
  • Perform advanced laboratory information system (LIS) activities (may include activities such as report corrections, adding/deleting tests and/or cases, etc.).
  • Assists other departments with data entry and/or specimen processing as needed.
  • Performs complex tasks and completes assignments with little or no assistance.
  • May mentor less-experienced peers and assist supervisors, but does not formally supervise others.

All you need is:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Previous training or experience in specimen collection or processing
  • Strong reading, writing, and analytical skills
  • Ability to operate general laboratory equipment, including but not limited to: telephones, computers, centrifuges, and audible alarms.

Bonus points if you’ve got:

  • 1 - 2 years of related experience in clinical laboratory, data entry, or production

We’ll give you:

  • Appreciation for your work
  • A feeling of satisfaction that you’ve helped people
  • Opportunity to grow in your profession
  • Free lab services for you and your dependents
  • Work-life balance, including Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Competitive benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Help saving for retirement, with a 401(k) plus a company match
  • A sense of belonging – we’re a community!

We also want you to know:

This role will have routine access to Protected Health Information (PHI). Employees will be trained on reasonable safeguards and are expected to maintain strict confidentiality, as well as abide by all applicable privacy and security standards. Employees are expected only to access PHI when it is required to fulfill job duties.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Work Shift:

Job Category:

Laboratory Operations

Company:

ProPath Services, LLC

Sonic Healthcare USA is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity and is committed to an inclusive workplace for all employees. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, genetics, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.