Haywood Regional Medical Center
Receive alerts when this company posts new jobs.
Lab Assistant in Los Alamos, NM at Los Alamos Medical Center
at Haywood Regional Medical Center
Job DescriptionLos Alamos Medical Center
The lab assistant collect and processes blood specimens for testing in the laboratory. This position also performs clerical and record keeping duties for the department. Labels, processes and delivers specimens for testing. Collects blood specimens using age-appropriate techniques. Verifies patient and specimen identification before performing any procedure according to standard procedure. Confers with patients to obtain the information needed for laboratory records, explain the procedure, allay fears and elicit cooperation. Performs a variety of routine blood drawing procedures to include venipuncture and finger/heel stick techniques using the appropriate equipment while following the criteria set for age appropriateness following laboratory collection protocols. records appropriate collection information on the collection containers.