the smart solution for New York jobs

Lab Technologist

Company: Refuah Health Center
Location: New York
Posted on: April 17, 2018

Job Description:

Join Refuah Health Center, a thriving state-of-the-art health center with three sites, twenty-nine departments and more than two hundred medical professionals! This is an excellent opportunity to work with a seasoned group of health care professionals who are passionate about patient care. For the last twenty years, Refuah has been providing the highest caliber health care in Rockland, Sullivan, Orange, and Ulster Counties to nearly 40,000 patients annually. We are located in Spring Valley, NY, approximately thirty miles from New York City. We are seeking lab technologist for part-time position. Candidate must have NYS DOH clinical laboratory technology license. Job Summary The Clinical Laboratory Technologist performs clinical laboratory procedures and examinations including maintaining equipment and records, and performing quality assurance activities related to examination performance, and which require the exercise of independent judgment and responsibility. Essential Functions: 1. Performs clinical laboratory tests on specimens in accordance with established procedures. 2. In the event of equipment malfunctions, initiates troubleshooting procedures and if necessary notifies his/her direct supervisor regarding the need to repair defective equipment. 3. Prepares equipment to efficiently collect blood products. Maintains adequate supply inventory. 4. Performs venipuncture, arterial and capillary punctures on patients. Identifies and labels lab specimen. 5. Cleans/sterilizes equipment, instruments and work area following safety, cleanliness and infection control procedures. 6. Performs and maintains records for daily lab operations as well as periodic proficiency testing. 7. Evaluates lab orders with appropriate diagnosis codes. 8. Collects viable and appropriate specimens from patients being studied. 9. Sends specimen to reference laboratories for testing not performed in-house. 10. Obtains lab results and gives them to appropriate provider in an effective, professional manner. 11. Communicates and assists patients in a professional and courteous manner. 12. Communicates and interacts with other staff in an effective, professional manner. 13. Demonstrates safety procedures at all times and utilizes standard precautions when appropriate. 14. Performs quality control procedures before proceeding with patient testing (includes internal and external QI) as outlined in the policy and procedure manual. 15. Maintains proper documentation including test report logs, quality control logs, equipment records and checklists. 16. Reviews random results and clinical record to validate laboratory tests. 17. Completes special projects as assigned. 18. Participates in committees as assigned by the Clinical Laboratory Supervisor. 19. Complies with applicable policies and procedures and supports the Compliance Program. 20. Contributes to organizational operations by performing other duties as may be required. Organizational responsibilities as assigned may include: 1. Respects and promotes patients rights. 2. Adheres to HIPAA Privacy Practices and maintains patient confidentiality. 3. Supports the mission and goals of Refuah Health Center. 4. Maintains good working relationship with peers and generally promotes a positive work environment. 5. Maintains good working relationship with other departments while following established laboratory procedures and representing the laboratory in a positive light. 6. Maintains a tidy and therapeutic work environment. 7. Displays cultural sensitivity to patient population. 8. Documents clearly and legibly. 9. Cares for each patient ensuring the integrity of the process from phlebotomy to reporting of the results. This includes notifying the physician immediately when the following reports are received: Analyte Result Blodd Culture Positive CK-MB Any result INR > 4.0 Urine culture Positive Troponin Any result Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: 1. Current Clinical Laboratory Technologist License in New York State. 2. Phlebotomy experience. 3. Knowledge and experience in clinical laboratory techniques and phlebotomy. 4. Knowledge of Health Center policies and procedures. 5. Ability to communicate effectively with patients, staff and others. 6. Ability to demonstrate compassion and caring in dealing with patients

Keywords: Refuah Health Center, New York, Lab Technologist, Healthcare, New York, New York

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Healthcare Jobs

Health benefits customer service rep
Description: Nationwide Health Benefits Company seeking homeworkers. Full-time/Part-time
Company: Ameriplan
Location: Levittown
Posted on: 04/27/2018

Health Benefits Rep/ work from home
Description: We are a 25 year old national healthcare company. We help families to sign up for affordable dental and med plans
Company: Ameriplan
Location: Cherry Hill
Posted on: 04/26/2018

Seeking Healthcare Representatives (Part-time/Full-time)
Description: America's 1 consumer driven Health Care is searching
Company: Ameriplan
Location: Elizabeth
Posted on: 04/27/2018

Howell New Jersey Urgent Care Physician
Description: Seeking a full time and Part time Urgent Care Physician for Urgent Care practice in Howell New Jersey We are looking
Company: HRC
Location: Philadelphia
Posted on: 04/26/2018

Integration Architect (Clinical Background) - Contract
Description: Title: Integration Architect Clinical Background Location: Newark, NJWork Type: Contract 6 Months br br Required Skills br br
Company: Clarity Insights
Location: New York
Posted on: 04/27/2018

Travel Registered Nurse - Pre/Post Anesthesia Care - PACU - RN (Norristown,PA)
Description: Registered Nurses Only Seasonal Nationwide Travel Nurse Jobs - All RN Specialties Use our short More Information request form to get the information needed to choose your next great nursing opportunity. (more...)
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Norristown
Posted on: 04/27/2018

HealthCare Traveler RN Nurse Jobs (Great Neck,NY)
Description: Hiring for Registered Nurses OnlySeasonal Nationwide HealthCare Traveler RN Jobs - All RN Specialties Use our short More Information request form to get the information needed to choose your next great (more...)
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Great Neck
Posted on: 04/27/2018

Permanent Psychiatry Child Physician in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Description: Psychiatry Child physician employment in Pennsylvania : Fairmount Behavioral Health System, located in Philadelphia, is recruiting full time Psychiatrist for their Inpatient Adult Female Unit. This is (more...)
Company: Universal Health Services, Inc.
Location: Philadelphia
Posted on: 04/27/2018

Optometrist Job - Brooklyn, NY - Ophthalmology practice
Description: Part or full time opportunity for a pediatric optometrist to join this multispecialty ophthalmology practice.
Company: The Eye Group
Location: Brooklyn
Posted on: 04/27/2018

Medical Recorders Coder
Description: We are seeking experiencedself-motivatedInpatientand Outpatient Medical Records Codersto joinone of our dynamic groups of coding professionals. This coding team provides high quality coding support for (more...)
Company: Mommy Jobs Online
Location: New York
Posted on: 04/27/2018

Log In or Create An Account


Forgot password?

Find us on Facebook

Find us on LinkedIn

Get the latest New York jobs by following @recnetNY on Twitter!

New York RSS job feeds