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Under general supervision, receives specimens for laboratory analysis and performs limited testing and/or result entry. Performs specimen processing and computer data entry as needed.
Ensures that specimens are properly labeled and suitable for testing. Resolves specimen identification and/or requisition problems and clarifies requests.
Performs limited testing under Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) 1988 guidelines, according to established policies and procedures.
Performs preventative maintenance on equipment and makes minor repairs when needed. Runs quality control checks.
Performs laboratory result entry in the computer system. Enters and verifies test requests into the laboratories' computer system.
Notifies providers of stat, critical, and other abnormal results and exceptions as defined by policy and procedure.
Obtains billing/insurance information and/or verifies diagnosis code information.
Answers and screens telephone calls. Assists with inventory and ordering of supplies.
Receives and sorts specimens and assists with detailed specimen handling; packages and tracks specimens for transport and performs specimen storage and retrieval. Processes specimens for testing, including aliquoting, pre-analytical steps, and loading instruments, while maintaining proper specimen identification.
Reviews various pending and management reports. Generates and distributes reports. Maintains and files copies of orders, reports and/or correspondence.
Acts as a resource and trains new employees.Scheduled Hours
About 0600 - 1430 Monday - Friday with approximately 1 in 3 weekends and holidays. Start times will regularly vary between 0500 to 0700. Some flexibility in scheduling may be requested at times.
Licenses & Certifications
High School Graduate.
Required Functional Experience
Typically requires 1 year of experience in the allied health field or in providing laboratory assistance.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Excellent communication skills.Basic computer skills including experience using computer software applications.Keyboarding and typing skills.Ability to work in a fast paced environment and to handle multiple tasks simultaneously under general supervision.Demonstrated customer service skills to interface effectively with physicians, patients, visitors, and other healthcare employees.
Job ID: 1647765990349481039
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53215