Laboratory Assistant PRN - Military veterans preferred

HCA Healthcare


  full-time   part-time   employee   contract

United States

Description SHIFT: PRNSCHEDULE: PRN/Per DiemWe are seeking a PRN (as needed), hospital-based Laboratory Assistant like you to join our organization at Memorial Hospital of Tampa.


Memorial Hospital of Tampa has been providing comprehensive healthcare services for residents of south Tampa for more than 40 years. The 183-bed acute care hospital is certified by the Joint Commission as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center. The facility provides 24-hour emergency care, behavioral healthcare, cardiovascular services, general surgery, imaging and diagnostic services. Other specialized services include an accredited diagnostic sleep lab, digestive health, digital mammography, interventional radiology and physical rehabilitation.


You Will Perform:

Specimen collection and testing requirements and understand specimen rejection
Venipunctures and/or finger-sticks on pediatric, neonatal, adults and geriatric patients
Heel sticks on infants (as patient population requires)
Specimen collection documentation
Procedures for patient identification and specimen collection based test orders
Education to the patient and/or family regarding specimen collection procedures prior to obtaining specimen
Reviews of the Outstanding Specimen Report (OSR) and pending specimen collections/accessioning issues; take action as appropriate


You Should Have:

A completed high school diploma or GED 
A vocational/technical diploma
A phlebotomy certificate is beneficial
Less than 1 year of experience in a clinical laboratory setting
Availability to work during disasters  

IRL is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare. HCA Healthcare Ranks on Fortune’s list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, we have also been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies.  

If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply today. We promptly review all applications, and are actively interviewing. We are very excited to hear from you.


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