at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States
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ChristianaCare is currently recruiting for a Laboratory Receiving Clerk to work full time in the Christiana General Lab. This position is evening shift, 3:30 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. Every third weekend required. Holidays as required.
In this role you will perform pre and post analytical functions that support the testing of specimens received in the General Laboratory.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Process, sort, and deliver laboratory specimens and request slips
Print and properly affix identification labels to all incoming patient specimens
Prioritize incoming work, ensuring samples for stat testing are delivered to the appropriate laboratory section in order to maintain stated turnaround times
Communicate specimen priority to testing personnel upon delivery
Education and Experience Requirements:
High school diploma or equivalent
Two years applicable clinical experience working in a lab environment with specimens or equivalent college courses in the health care field
UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.
Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.