Ascension Health Specimen Processing Technician - Lab Microbiology Anc in Wichita, Kansas
We Are Hiring
Specimen Processing Technician - Lab Microbiology Anc - Part-Time, Evenings - Affiliated Medical Services Lab - Wichita, KS
Monday and Tuesday 4:30 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. and Wednesday 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. No weekends or holidays at this time.
Why Join Ascension?
Ascension Via Christi Health has a rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region, which dates back more than 125 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, our integrated health system – with hospitals, physician clinics, therapy centers and other health services – is the largest healthcare provider in Kansas.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Via Christi Health, you will have the opportunity to facilitate the testing and tracking of specimens.
Prepares specimens for testing, analysis or shipment to external laboratories. Collects blood specimens from patients following established procedures.
Performs data entry and tracks specimens. Records daily information in required laboratory logs and performs audits.
Maintains specimen handling and testing supplies.
Performs proper disposal of specimens.
What You Will Need
High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
- Medical lab experience preferred. Must be able to process micro specimens including but not limited to stool, sputum and blood.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.
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