Lead Pathology Lab Assistant - Full Time - * JVW
Come work with us at Jordan Valley Medical Center- West Valley Campus! JV West Valley is a community based hospital that has many diverse career opportunities. We work as a team, involving all employees, to provide the highest level of care to our patients. It is this teamwork that allows for career growth and promotes continuous learning.
JV West Valley has been serving the health care needs of the West Valley since 1963. This busy full-service hospital offers its neighbors a wide range of medical services and advanced medical technologies backed by a dedicated and caring staff. As the area has grown and changed, JV West Valley has responded by expanding its services, offering Women’s Services, ICU, Med Surg, Telemetry, Surgical Services, Physical Therapy, Behavioral Health, and one of the busiest emergency departments in the state.
Whether you want to work with patients in a clinical position, or your skills are in another field like maintenance, customer service, laboratory, administration, or even food production, there are roles suited for you at JV West Valley Campus.
Lead Pathology Lab Assistant
Responsible for staining various cytology specimens both manually and with the use of an automated specimen processor, while troubleshooting potential problem areas in the staining process. Enters cytology patient information into the LIS. Demonstrates knowledge of, or an ability to learn staining techniques. Assists the pathologists with logging and preparing pathology specimens for grossing and prepares histology blocks. Answers phone calls for pathology reports, and faxes pathology reports. Performs billing for all technical pathology and cytology procedures including Globals. Assists in the main clinical laboratory performing phlebotomy and specimen processing as needed.
- At least one year experience as a CLA, previous pathology experience preferred.
- Comprehensive knowledge of STAR, ARUP and Quest laboratory ordering systems
- Able to type 40 WPM minimum.
- High school diploma or equivalent required.
- Ability to read, understand, and communicate effectively in English. Additional Languages helpful.
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