Lab Assistant - Hampden Staffing

Penn State Health Hampden Medical Center

 

Location:  US:PA:Enola

Work Type:  Part Time

FTE:  0.5

Shift:  Nights
Hours: Nights, Rotating weekends

 

Penn State Health Hampden Medical Center will bring acute inpatient medical services to communities in Cumberland, Perry, and York counties.  The facility, set to open in Fall of 2021 will feature 108 private inpatient beds and an attached outpatient medical office building.  This is a unique opportunity to be part of opening a new hospital with a highly collaborative and team-oriented culture. 

 

JOB SUMMARY:

 

Laboratory Assistants at Hampden Medical Center are responsible for performing phlebotomy on patients of all age groups, performing patient registrations and ordering laboratory tests in the Electronic Medical Record (EMR), processing of laboratory specimens, and the collection of specialized tests. 

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

 

High School Diploma or GED required.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Completion of a phlebotomy, certified nursing assistant, or medical assistant training course

 

Certification with ASCP or the National Healthcareer Association, Inc. as a certified phlebotomy technician or other discipline listed above.

 

Customer service experience

 

Must have the ability to work well under pressure and multitask in a fast paced environment

 

Medical terminology is helpful

 

Penn State Health Offers an exceptional benefit package including but not limited to:

 

·         Generous Paid Time Off and Personal Time

·         Medical Benefits (No waiting period)

·         Dental and Vision Benefits

·         Matching 401K retirement plan

·         Tuition assistance

 

 

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report.  This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position.  All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

 

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