Location Address:40100 US Hwy 27, Davenport, FL 33837
All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
Benefits from Day One
Paid Days Off from Day One
Student Loan Repayment Program
Mental Health Resources and Support
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
The community you’ll be caring for:
Close proximity to Walt Disney World
Various outdoor activities for families and children to enjoy
Beautiful local golf courses available year round
Faith-based work environment
The role you’ll contribute:
The Laboratory Assistant perform various laboratory support procedures in assigned areas which may include phlebotomy and/or specimen processing in clinical and anatomical pathology areas. Performs any of the following non-technical functions under the supervision of the department supervisor, manager or director.
Specimen collection and transporting
Specimen processing; trouble shooting sample and order discrepancies
Submission and monitoring of specimens submitted to referral laboratories; shipping samples to reference laboratories or facilities for consult; entering billing information
Perform equipment maintenance procedures
Blood component preparation and issuance
Receiving and inoculation of culture media
Accession surgical cases requiring knowledge of anatomy; trouble shoot and escalate any missing surgical specimens; assign and distribute slides to pathologists
Inventory and ordering of supplies
Work customarily involves practical knowledge in various laboratory procedures and support functions in pre-analytical and post-analytical tasks. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
The value you’ll bring to the team:
Performs post-analytical activities related to laboratory testing as needed to support assigned department. This includes:
Storage of samples at their correct temperature
Disposal of samples at their assigned time
Collect data for nonaffiliated labs in order to perform third party billing
Receive and prepare samples to be shipped at the correct temperature, in order to maintain sample integrity, to affiliated reference laboratories.
Performs various support activities to facilitate operation of assigned department or work area, which include answering the telephone, clerical and receptionist duties (i.e., faxing, phones, pneumatic tube system, reports).
Provides resolution to customer service issues using the service recovery model.
Supports and helps in education to new and existing clinical staff. This includes mentoring students from affiliated schools or programs.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.