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Lab Asst LVL IV Jobs in Brentwood, TN at Labcorp

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Title

LAB ASSISTANT – ANATOMIC PATHOLOGY

Job Summary

Performs all paperwork, technical and non-technical procedures required to process and submit specimens.  Assigns specific computed generated identification numbers, checks for accuracy, and records all items processed.  Forwards accessioned specimen to designated laboratory locations/benches; and locating and correcting any discrepancies.  Learns and keeps familiar with lab procedures and location of stored specimens.  Locates specimens and pulls from various departments as requested.

Technical Responsibilities

Perform equipment maintenance

Monitor and record required data on equipment as assigned

Performs quality control and confirms accuracy for accessioned cases received

Removal liquid and solid waste.

Perform bone marrow smear preparation

Prepare bulk fluids

Unload slides after completed runs

Completes additional work related assignments as required or requested by the department manager, senior technologist or group lead

Administrative Responsibilities

Print and collate case worksheets and slides

File slides and paperwork

Assemble cases and documents

Distribute completed cases as assigned

Environment/Safety

Responsible for the knowledge and practice of safety SOP’s in the laboratory

Complete all required EHS training

Wear appropriate PPE as required

Comply with applicable federal, state, and local regulations, LC EHS policies / procedures and the requirements of accrediting organizations

Conduct work in a safe and environmentally responsible manner

Patient Confidentiality

D.O.H.N.Y.S.: Title 10: Rules and Regulations, effective Date: May 5, 1993. 63.[5]6 Confidentiality and disclosure.  (a) No person who obtains confidential HIV-related information in the course of providing any health or social service or pursuant to a release of confidential HIV-related information may disclose or be compelled to disclose such information.

This regulation applies to LabCorp employees as follows:

Information recorded on patient’s requisition, worksheet or report is confidential and not to be discussed. This confidential information is supplied for the sole purpose of assisting the pathologist in making a diagnosis.  No person who obtains confidential information (i.e., HIV, TB, etc.) in the course of providing any health related services may disclose confidential information.

Personal Work Contacts

Reports to and takes direction from the Lab Supervisor I – Anatomic Pathology.

Takes direction from the professional and medical staff.

Interfaces with other laboratory and operational departments for specimen processing and other cooperative efforts.

Maintains a pleasant, cooperative, and respectful relationship with co-workers and all staff.

Job Qualifications

High School diploma or GED equivalent with 1-2 years’ experience.

Labcorp is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer:

As an EOE/AA employer, Labcorp strives for diversity and inclusion in the workforce and does not tolerate harassment or discrimination of any kind. We make employment decisions based on the needs of our business and the qualifications of the individual and do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy or other medical conditions/needs), family or parental status, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender…

Title: Lab Asst LVL IV

Company: Labcorp

Location: Brentwood, TN

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