Ascension Health Laboratory Assistant II in Baltimore, Maryland

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Laboratory Assistant II - Lab Histology Anc 001 - PRN,Day - St Agnes Hospital-Baltimore MD - Baltimore,MD

Why Join Ascension?

For more than 150 years, Saint Agnes Hospital, part of Ascension, has been dedicated to the art of healing by providing exceptional care to the greater Baltimore area. Built on a strong foundation of excellent medical care and compassion, Saint Agnes and the physicians who practice here are committed to providing the best care for our patients for many years to come.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with St. Agnes Healthcare-MD, you will have the opportunity to

Laboratory Assistant II. performs various technical, clerical and patient care duties that support the function of the cytopathology laboratory.

You will:

  • Accessions cytology specimens into the logging system.

  • Processes and prepares cytology specimens for technical evaluation.

  • Operates laboratory equipment such as centrifuges, stainers, and processors; performs routine maintenance on equipment.

  • Maintains inventory and orders laboratory supplies.

  • Requires strict adherence to detail as duties are repetitive in nature, demonstrates the ability to work quickly and accurately in an environment with many distractions.

  • Possesses the ability to make decisions independently regarding specimen preparation and maintains all QA/QC protocols to ensure integrity of received specimens.

  • Performs simple to complex duties in accordance with standard operating procedures that meet productivity standards and turnaround time requirements.

  • Assists Lead Tech in ensuring that laboratory supplies are distributed and adequately stocked.

What You Will Need

Education and Work Experience:

  • HS or Equivalent

  • Required: High school diploma or equivalent Preferred: Associates degree, Medical Lab Technician (MLT) or equivalent

  • Required: No experience. Preferred: Recent experience in a hospital, or clinical laboratory setting, functioning in a job title encompassing diagnostic testing. Basic knowledge of human anatomy and Keyboarding. The ability to use word processing and spreadsheet software.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

As an equal opportunity employer, Saint Agnes Hospital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, mental or physical disability, marital status, veterans status, military service, or any other legally protected status.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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