Methodist Health System Omaha, NE
Purpose of Job
Process (i.e. centrifuge, aliquot, distribute, store) patient specimens appropriately and in a safe manner. Utilizes interpersonal skills in communication and cooperation to assist with processing specimen, entering data, and cleaning work section to ensure patient satisfaction.
Not neccessary for the position (0%):
Occasionally Performed (1%-33%):
Frequently Performed (34%-66%):
Constantly Performed (67%-100%):
Essential Job Functions
Essential Functions I
Process (i.e. centrifuge, aliquot, distribute, store) patient specimens appropriately and in a safe manner to ensure accurate and timely test results by following section policies and procedures.
No recurring valid complaints or incident reports of incorrectly labeled aliquots.
No recurring valid complaints from other sections or clients of delays in specimen delivered to testing areas.
Operates the pneumatic tube system correctly by review of incident reports and direct observation.
Accurately enter patient information (i.e. demographics, test orders, test results) in the computer to ensure timely reports to caregivers by following section policies and procedures.
Patient demographics accurately transcribed 95% of the time by supervisor review of registration sheets.
No recurring valid client complaints of test not ordered or wrong test performed.
Results are entered accurately by review of all results by technologists the following day.
Promote and maintain communication both within the section and with the laboratory, hospital personnel, couriers, and clients to facilitate excellent laboratory services by using the phone, taking messages, and forwarding information to the appropriate personnel.
No recurring valid complaints from laboratory personnel, hospital personnel or clients.
Appropriate communication skills as directly observed by supervisory personnel.
Prioritize and organize work to facilitate the timely and accurate completion of multiple tasks simultaneously by assessing the urgency of the tasks and the time required to complete them.
Participates as a team member to facilitate the efficiency and effectiveness of the section by utilizing interpersonal skills in communication, cooperation, and assisting coworkers in all areas.
An effective team member as directly observed by supervisory personnel.
No recurring valid complaints from coworkers, laboratory personnel or clients.
Maintain section materials to ensure adequate supplies by taking inventory and placing orders as assigned.
Perform maintenance and function checks of various equipment (i.e. centrifuges, freezers, refrigerators) and notify the team leader of variations to assure the equipment is operating within acceptable limits by following section policies and procedures.
Maintain a clean and orderly section to ensure a safe working environment by assisting in cleaning and organizing supplies and work areas.
Essential Functions II
Participates in mandatory in-services and/or CE programs as mandated by policies and procedures/external agencies and as directed by management.
Follows and understands the mission, vision, core values, Employee Standards of Behavior and company policies/procedures.
Other duties as assigned.
| Date Posted
May 22, 2020
| Date Closes
July 21, 2020
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| SOC Category
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