Specimen Processor - Full Time 12pm-8 pm - Framingham 8/27/2016

Partners Community Physicians Organization(PCPO) Framingham, MA

Company
Partners Community Physicians Organization(PCPO)
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
3023905
AJE Ref #
575994265
Location
Framingham, MA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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GENERAL SUMMARY/OVERVIEW:

The Specimen Processor works as part of the healthcare team to process specimens in a high-volume setting.


Principal Duties And Responsibilities:



* Receive specimens from outside clinics as the courier drop-off.

* Ensure correct data entry as each specimen is received into the Harvest LIS

* Check for proper name, accession number, clinic ID and correct samples.

* Verify reference lab interface

* Prepare all send out specimens for pick to reference lab and ensure proper handling of specimens according to in-house or reference laboratory protocols

* Ensure that all specimens to be sent to reference lab have the proper test(s) ordered, the correct ACESSION NUMBER and correct specimen.

* Work carefully, not handling too many specimens at one time

* Sort all in-house labs to various departments, placing specimens in appropriate racks, chemistry, hematology, immunoassays, urines to the urine bench, etc.

* QC requisitions and Quest log

* Fax all CC reports

* Check fax logs

* Discard specimens after 7 days

* Clean processing areas at the end of the evening

* Follow laboratory processing procedures at all times

* Follow OSHA requirements at all times

* Restock area

* Check eyewash station and fire extinguishers monthly

* Notify lab manager of any issues with orders and or specimens.




MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:


* High School Diploma required.

* Teamwork

* Attention to detail

* Reliable and dependable

* Good organization

* Data entry experience a plus

* Basic computer knowledge needed

CRMA is a equal opportunity employer.