Medical Laboratory Assistant, PRN/Various shifts, Baptist Jacksonville

Date Posted: Aug 08, 2022

Status: PRN

Shift Details: Various shifts

Job Summary

Baptist Health is currently looking for a Medical Laboratory Assistant to join our Collection and Accessioning department at Baptist Medical Center. This is a PRN Various Shift opportunity. 

 

Baptist Jacksonville is a Magnet™ designated hospital, the gold standard for excellence in patient care. We serve families throughout the area with high-quality, comprehensive care for every stage of life. The Collection and Accessioning department is the section of the laboratory where specimens are received, sorted, entered into the Laboratory Information System, labelled with barcoded labels and processed.

 

As a Medical Laboratory Assistant you will be responsible for: 

  • Performs a variety of clerical and technical duties associated with the pre- and post-analytical handling of laboratory specimens and results.
  • Communicates laboratory results and responds to specimen-related questions from physicians and various other caregivers.
  • Collects blood specimens for routine and special laboratory procedures.
  • Utilizes computer functions.

This Medical Laboratory Assistant position will be located at Baptist Jacksonville. If you are interested in this PRN Various Shift opportunity, please apply now or reach out directly to joseph.medlin@bmcjax.com

 

In keeping with our mission and core values, Baptist is requiring that all team members complete their COVID-19 vaccine series or obtain a medical or religious exemption by 11/15/2021 or at time of hire after this date.


Education Required

High School Diploma/GED

Education Preferred

Associate's Degree

Experience

  • Less than One year Phlebotomy Experience
  • Specimen Processing Experience

License and Certification

  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician Preferred

Location

Baptist Jacksonville (Downtown)
800 Prudential Drive
Jacksonville, Florida, 32207


Location Overview

For more than 20 years, health care consumers have named Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville the "most preferred healthcare provider" in the region. As the central hub of the Baptist Health system, Baptist Jacksonville provides the highest level of medical and surgical care using the latest technologies, such as the robotic-assisted da Vinci™ Surgical System. Centrally located on the beautiful St. Johns River in downtown Jacksonville, Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville is Baptist Health's flagship tertiary-care hospital. Designated as a Magnet hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for excellence in patient care, Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville has repeatedly been named among U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals.” The hospital has also been ranked as high performing in more than 10 specialties from neurology and neurosurgery to gynecology, diabetes, endocrinology,oncology and more.  Baptist Health also has a new Stroke & Cerebrovascular Center, which is a regional epicenter for advanced treatment of strokes, aneurysms and other brain conditions.  As one of 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare in the U.S. by Modern Healthcare, Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville is located close to sports, theater and music venues, museums, shopping and dining.