Medical Lab Assistant -non certified (MLA) (Laboratory) - Waccamaw Community Hospital (Murrells Inlet, SC)

  • Tidelands Health
  • Myrtle Beach, SC 29576
  • Aug 05, 2022
Full Time Assistant/Support Laboratory

Job Description

Performs order entry and medical necessity screening for Medicare patients.  Presents patient with an ABN and explains why the test is non-covered. Performs specimen collection, including venipuncture, capillary draws, urine collection, and culture receipt. Accessions specimens. Demonstrates proper infection control. Demonstrates proper patient identification. Performs proper and prompt specimen transport. Performs proper drug screen collection and processing. Performs EKGs.  Performs waived testing.  Performs proper pre-analytical and post-analytical processing of lab specimens. Answers lab phones, and responds to questions.  Demonstrates ability to recognize emergent conditions and reacts appropriately. Provides services in a professional and patient centered manner. Actively participates in lab process improvement project.

Schedule

Weekend - Days

Employment Type (feed only)

Full Time, Non-Exempt