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Shift:First Shift (United States of America)
Specimen Management Lead Assistant
Nebraska Medicine is now taking applications for a talented individual to join us as a Specimen Management Lead Assistant. This role will be great for someone that has a passion for the laboratory and great customer service for our patients we serve. This specific position will work from the University Tower on the main hospital campus in Omaha, NE.
We partner with our physicians, nurses and other hospital staff to provide the best Serious Medicine and Extraordinary Care available in the region. We are excited to have Forbes Magazine recognize us in their list of American's top employers and the best employer in Nebraska. Come join us!!
Full Time and benefits eligible (.90 FTE / 72 hours per pay period)
Thursday - Wednesday shifts; 7 days on 7 days off
Shifts are from 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Why Nebraska Medicine:
Our shared values reflect who we are and why we're here and include, Innovation, Teamwork, Excellence, Accountability, Courage and Healing.
Competitive Benefits including retirement match contribution, PTO accrual, tuition reimbursement
Lead the world in transforming lives to create a healthy future for all individuals and communities through premier educational programs, innovative research and extraordinary patient care
Forbes Magazine recognizes us in their list of American's top employers and the best employer in Nebraska
Lead and coordinate the activities of the specimen management team. Support continuous quality improvement of laboratory services and provide feedback to staff on performance. Responsible for processing and distribution of patient specimens for testing adhering to department policies. Demonstrate behavioral skills that contribute to a productive work environment, represent the lab in a professional manner, and provide excellent customer service. . May perform, evaluate, and report patient specimens using point-of-care instrumentation. Use comprehensive knowledge to accurately perform and evaluate in an efficient manner
Minimum of one year experience in clinical laboratory medicine required.
Minimum of 18 years of age required.
High school education or equivalent required.
Effective written and oral communication skills required.
Ability to demonstrate initiative, teamwork, and flexibility required.
Computer experience required.
Attention to detail required. Ability to multitask required.
Phlebotomy certification, PBT (ASCP) within 12 months of hire or transfer date required.
Completion of phlebotomy courses or phlebotomy experience preferred.
Experience with specimen processing preferred.
Specialty certification by a nationally recognized certifying agency preferred.
Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
Working at Nebraska Medicine means you're committing to meaningful, impactful work that will elevate the success of your fellow colleagues and will help our patients and their families feel comfortable, confident and cared for.