Clinical/Medical Laboratory Assistant II
Medical University of South Carolina
- Charleston, South Carolina
- Clinical & Research Support Services
- Full Time
Job Description SummaryResponsible for processing of pre-analytical processing of biological specimens in Central Lab Receiving. Performs both pre analytical processing of biological specimens for testing performed in the clinical laboratory.
EntityMedical University Hospital Authority (MUHA)
Cost CenterCC000494 CHS - Lab Central Receiving (Main)
Pay Rate TypeHourly
Scheduled Weekly Hours40
Job DescriptionPerforms a variety of routine and specialized diagnostic medical lab tests as requested by healthcare staff according to established protocols and procedures. Prepares specimens for microscopic examination or testing procedures. Operates automated laboratory instrumentation and equipment. Performs quality control and assurance procedures. Records lab results in specified system. Follows all required privacy, safety, and biohazard procedures and standards.
Additional Job Description
High School Diploma or GED equivalent required and a minimum of one year of health care setting experience; or certified as a Clinical Laboratory Assistant; or certified as a phlebotomist; or student enrolled in an accredited Bachelor of Science program in a science related major; or a Bachelor of Science degree; or enrolled in an accredited Clinical Laboratory Science program or Medical Laboratory Technician program. Previous customer service work experience required and a minimum of one (1) year of experience in an Anatomical or Clinical Pathology Laboratory required. Typing speed of corrected 45 wpm.
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