Specimen Processor II

Mindlance


Job Description
Job DescriptionSummary: The main function of a specimen processor is to perform specimen accessioning, sample sorting and data entry in a fast-paced, high-throughput environment according to established standard operation procedures.Job Duties/Responsibilities:Introduce and prepare biological specimens to the laboratory to ensure accurate processingOpen specimens and pour off into secondary containers to prepare for analysis and testingVerify patient demographic information matches the test requisition form submittedData entry of patient information into the computer system for tracking purposesMeet key production metrics and quality measures to ensure timely and accurate resultsUnpack and route specimens to their respective staging areasPack and ship specimens to proper testing facilities when requiredProperly prepare and store excess specimen samplesResolve and document any problem specimensHandle and dispose of medical and chemical wasteComply with applicable environmental health and safety policies and proceduresOperate automated instrumentation under supervision if necessaryRequirements:High School Diploma or equivalentPrevious medical or production experience is preferredProficient computer and typing skillsMust pass standardized color vision testComfortable handling human biological specimens including blood, urine and tissue samplesAbility to lift up to 30lbs, work in protective equipment and sit/stand for long periods of timeStrong eye hand coordination in order to accurately identify specimens by touch and sightAbility to work both independently and in a team environmentHigh level of attention to detail with the ability to problem solveStrong communication skills; both written and verbal2-4 years of experience(No Value)
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