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Lab Support Technician II/I

Lab Support Technician II/I

Requisition ID 
2017-754936
Category 
Laboratory
Position Type 
Full Time
Shift(s) 
Days, Holidays, Weekends
Department 
Lab Support
Location 
US-MO-Springfield

More information about this job

Overview

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We’re a Little Different

 

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  

 

We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

 

At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

 

 

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Performs phlebotomy procedures to include venipuncture and capillary puncture (finger and heel sticks). Ensures that specimens are accurately labeled. May work in one or several locations within the hospital to include, but not limited to: inpatient settings, outpatient setting, emergency department, pre-surgical, and surgical areas. May perform some Point-of-Care (bedside) laboratory testing. Must be calm in a potentially hectic environment. At all times must act in a professional manner. Should have good interpersonal skills. Should be able to demonstrate good verbal and written communication. Must recognize the need for confidentiality in all phases of the job. Must never divulge a patient’s name, other demographic information, or what test(s) have been ordered.

 

Qualifications:

 

Each career at Mercy represents unique members of our caring ministry’s “body”, working together for the health and strength of the whole. To achieve our goals, we need all the parts functioning at their best and this requires the specific qualifications that you’ll bring with you:

 

  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Other Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities: Cross-trained in a secondary lab function area such as Emergency Department, Out-patient Services, etc. (Required for Lab Support Tech II) Computer skills. Organizational skills. Good communication skills. Ability to maintain accurate and orderly records.
  • Preferred Experience: 6 months phlebotomy or clinical laboratory experience preferred.

 

We’ll Support You at Work and Home

 

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

 

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

 

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

Keywords

Phlebotomy

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