Providence Health & Services Lab Clinical Assistant in Missoula, Montana
Providence is calling a Lab Clinical Assistant Entry - Phlebotomist IV (Clinical Laboratory Services, Night Shift, 0.6 FTE) to St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
This is a rotating shift, working every other weekend between 23:30-07:00. There will be opportunities to pick up extra shifts.
In this position you will:
Assure that specimens are transported to the correct area in a timely and professional manner
Ensure that any specimen that arrives in the laboratory does not go unattended
Properly label specimens and receive them in the computer including all pertinent information
Notify appropriate personnel of problems related to specimen collection or testing
Prioritize STAT, timed, routine testing
Utilize a collaborative interdisciplinary approach to ensure that testing is completed at the appropriate time
Follow standard precautions at all times
Use computer efficiently including ordering of tests and printing and reviewing received specimen reports
Provide accurate answers to questions from physicians, nurses and other professionals in a timely manner
Assist with monitoring inventory
Clean laboratory dishware, phlebotomy tray and other areas of the laboratory as needed
Have leadership skills when problem arise and other relevant issues
Required qualifications for this position include:
- Experience as a phlebotomist and/or completion of the Emma Dickinson Lifelong Learning Center Phlebotomy program
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED)
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana has more than 250 licensed beds and serves patients from 17 counties. We have been recognized as a Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospital and among many other awards, have earned the Premier Award for Quality award repeatedly. Missoula is halfway between Yellowstone and Glacier National Park. It is a university city of 65,000, surrounded by big sky, scenic mountains, forests and renowned rivers.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Phlebotomist & Lab Support
Req ID: 239546