Location Address: 1739 David Walker Drive, Tavares, FL 32778
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Centra Care
Commitment to whole-person care, giving you the opportunity to help heal people in mind body and spirit.
Fulfilling work with people who treat you like family.
Excellent benefits, market-driven wages and career development opportunities.
Recognized for the seventh year in a row as a recipient of the Gallup Great Workplace Award as part of the AdventHealth network.
Opportunities for advancement as we expand our network across the nation.
Monday - Friday 7AM - 3:30PM
Every Other Saturday 7am - 12:30PM
You Will Be Responsible For:
Performs assigned pre-analytical activities related to laboratory testing, which may include general equipment maintenance, function checks and documentation; inventory control and supply stocking; blood specimen collection to include phlebotomy and skin puncture for all age groups; biological specimen processing; cleaning and disinfection of selected or assigned laboratory equipment and spaces; and other pre-analytical activities.
Performs post-analytical activities related to laboratory testing as needed to support assigned department.
Provides resolution to customer service issues within guidelines and supports education to clinical staff.
Participates in, and has knowledge of, laboratory and hospital Performance Improvement activities, including evaluation of new equipment and/or procedures or methods.
What You Will Need:
1 Year Phlebotomy Lab Experience Required
High School Diploma or equivalent
Completion of Blood Collection Program, Medical Assistant Program, or similar training program appropriate to anticipated department assignment
OR 1-year experience in hospital laboratory setting appropriate to department work assigned.
Minimum typing skills of 30 wpm
The Laboratory Assistant II performs various laboratory support procedures in assigned areas which may include phlebotomy and/or specimen processing in clinical and anatomical pathology areas. In addition to having work at AdventHealth for at least six months, he/she must meet the required basic continuing education and department specific requirements. Work customarily involves practical knowledge in various laboratory procedure and support functions. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectfully to all.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.