Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Part Time
Hours: 1pm-7pm, rotate weekends at 6am
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Responsible for performing venipuncture, patient registrations into hospital registration system, accessioning laboratory physicians orders into the laboratory information system, assuring proper handling of patient specimens, assuring accuracy of patient identification demographic and verifying insurance information. Maintain knowledge of regulations applicable to the lab and hospital to maintain constant compliance.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Training of up to 18 months beyond the high school level or equivalent knowledge required Applicants trained outside of the United States must provide documentation of equivalency evaluation of their education and training to ensure it is equivalent to CLIA requirements. The equivalency evaluations will be performed by a nationally recognized organization. Ex. National Association Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES), the Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc. (AICE). The applicant is responsible for paying the cost of the equivalency evaluation.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 6 months job related experience preferred
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Able to sit occasionally; stand constantly; walk frequently. Able to lift 0-10 lbs. constantly; 11-35 lbs. occasionally. Able to carry 0-10 lbs. frequently; 11-35 lbs. occasionally. Able to push 0-10 lbs. constantly; 11-20 lbs. frequently; 21-35 lbs. occasionally. Able to pull 0-20 lbs. frequently; 21-35 lbs. occasionally. Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly. Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping. *Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.
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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Union: Non Bargained