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Lab Assistant/Phlebotomist Job in Akron, Ohio US

Lab Assistant/Phlebotomist


Posted: 10/1/2020 - Expires: 12/30/2020

Job ID: 220707152

Job Description

About Us

Akron Children's Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children's hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 900,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.

We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.

To treat every child as we would our own
To treat others as they would like to be treated
To turn no child away for any reason

We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.

Full Time, M-F, 7:30am to 4:00pm, rotating weekends 5:30am to 2:00pm

The Lab Assistant receives and processes laboratory specimens and performs various types of phlebotomy and basic testing procedures.


1. Maintains integrity of specimen by correct identification of patient and labeling of specimen.

2. Performs various types of phlebotomy procedures.

3. Performs tasks efficiently and prioritizes work appropriately.

4. Orders tests listed on a physician script into the Lab Information System.

5. Receives and processes laboratory specimens.

6. Performs limited number of basic testing procedures with accuracy and precision.

7. Other duties as required.

Technical Expertise
1. Experience in phlebotomy or as a laboratory assistant is required.

2. Experience working with all levels within an organization is required.

3. Experience in healthcare is preferred.

4. Proficiency in MS Office [Outlook, Excel, Word] or similar software is required.

Education and Experience
1. Education: High school diploma or equivalent is required. Graduate of an approved medical assistant and/or phlebotomy program is preferred.

2. Certification: None.

3. Years of relevant experience: 0 to 2 years is preferred.

4. Years of experience supervising: None.

Full Time

FTE:  1.000000

Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.
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Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
High school graduate
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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