Performs technical and clerical functions in one or more sections of the laboratory.
Assists with receiving, identifying, accessioning, processing and transporting specimens. Maintains equipment and adequate stock of supplies. Maintains work area in a safe, aseptic and organized manner. Performs clerical duties which may include but are not limited to answering phones, data entry, and filing. Provides technical, operational and clerical support to Blood Bank, chemistry, Hematology, Coagulation, Urinalysis, Microbiology, Cytology or Histology. Runs quality control protocols to check, test, document and maintain environmentally correct laboratory surroundings, equipment and supplies. Performs qualitative and quantitative analysis to obtain data used by pathologist and physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of disease. Reviews and verifies the accuracy of orders that come into the laboratory. Calls to clarify unclear or questionable orders. Assists with drawing blood and specimens as assigned.
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION: Certifications Preferred: American Society of Clinical Pathalogists (ASCP) or equivalent that meets Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) requirements for position.
EDUCATION: Required: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D.). Preferred: Associates Degree in related field, including externship. Additional training in CQI Process related health care standards and practices.
WORK EXPERIENCE: Required: Minimum of six (6) monthï¿½s experience in hospital laboratory setting. When using own vehicle must have valid Arizona driverï¿½s license and proof of insurance that meets the minimum standard for the state of Arizona. Preferred: One (1) year hospital related experience.
Job: Laboratory and Clinical Technicians
Primary Location: Tucson, Arizona
Facility: Carondelet St. Joseph's Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905039512
About Carondelet St. Joseph's Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.