Medical Lab Assistant (MLA)
Job Title:Medical Lab Assistant (MLA)
Department:7010 - Laboratory Department
FTE:0.60 - 24 hours
Schedule:24 hrs/wk; Day hours, every 3rd weekend & holidays
FLSA Status:Non-Exempt (Hourly)
Provides pre-analytical assistance and support the laboratory staff.
High School Diploma or Equivalent required.
Completion of Medical Assistance program preferred.
Phlebotomy and computer skills required.
Demonstrates the knowledge necessary to provide culturally competent, population specific care.
Provides phlebotomy support as needed. Refer to phlebotomist position description for a list of duties.
Perform limited routine procedures in all areas of the laboratory and pathology/cytology.
Reception duties including PCIS/Messenger and/or Soft/Cerner familiarity.
Perform EKG's, pulmonary function and drug screens as needed.
Prepare samples for testing and analysis, including send-out testing to reference laboratories.
Support satellite operations as needed (physical presence).
Supply and inventory maintenance.
Maintain clean and safe work area.
Participate in professional development.
Maintain hospitable/cooperative atmosphere.