All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
Whole Person Wellbeing Resources
Benefits from Day One
Paid Days Off from Day One
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
Shift: Days Mon- Fri 5am to 2:30pm rotating weekends and holidays
Performs assigned pre-analytical activities related to laboratory testing, which may include:
Collects patient, physician, and test order information in order to create patient accounts. This includes verifying patient identification, insurance information, physician credentials and test order requirements.
Blood specimen collection to include phlebotomy and skin puncture for all age groups
General equipment maintenance, function checks and documentation
Receives, and processes patient specimens which includes separating specimens by centrifugation prior to testing. May include transporting.
Aliquots different sample types, if needed, and either loads preanalytical instruments, which include automated stainers, or delivers them to the testing department
Accessioning of surgical cases that requires a knowledge of anatomy.
Receive and set up cultures. Inoculation of different petri dishes for bacterial growth
Blood and/or Blood Component processing, storing, shipping, modifying, and selecting compatible products using a validated Transfusion Information System
The value you’ll bring to the team:
The Lead Laboratory Assistant performs various laboratory support procedures in assigned areas which may include phlebotomy and/or specimen processing in clinical and anatomical pathology areas. The Lead Laboratory Assistant must meet the required basic continuing education and department specific requirements. Work customarily involves practical knowledge in various laboratory procedures and support functions. Advanced problem-solving skills required. Active participation in Laboratory, Campus, or Community programs required. May be asked to perform any of the following non-technical functions
Demonstrated independent problem-solving skills.
Able to effectively communicate verbally and in written form in English with patients, staff, and customers of varied backgrounds in a respectful, effective, and professional manner.
Ability to read text and numbers in English, with demonstrated ability to comprehend, measure, reason, match, problem solve, and exercise judgment under supervision.
Ability to learn and apply computer related applications and programs, including using
Ability to handle infectious biological specimens, caustics, toxic chemicals and/or irritants appropriately and safely.
Must be able to read, write, speak, and have good comprehension of conversational English
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
High School Grad or Equiv and 1+ years’ experience
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.