Lab Assistant

Baystate Medical Center

Job Description

Job ID 84622
Full / Part Time: Part-Time
Location: Holyoke, Massachusetts
Regular/Temporary: Regular

About Baystate Health

Baystate Health, a leading not-for-profit integrated health system, is transforming the delivery of health care to the communities it serves. Baystate Health (BH) is one of New Englands leading and largest integrated healthcare systems, serving more than 800,000 people throughout Western Massachusetts. With about 12,000 employees, a 1,200-member medical staff, and net patient service revenue of more than $2.3 billion, this dynamic and growing system includes an academic medical center, a childrens hospital and three community hospitals. It also includes a large multispecialty group, (Baystate Medical Practices), Baystate Home Health, Baystate Reference Laboratories, and Health New England, a 205,000-member health insurance company.

What You Will Do:

This position demonstrates proficient skills of Whitney Accessioning operations, can work independently using multiple computer programs performing short patient registration and test ordering on computer systems using laboratory requisitions for outpatient, reference lab interfaced testing and STAT specimens. Demonstrates ability to prioritize work while maintaining an acceptable level of productivity with a high degree of multi-tasking. Demonstrates proficient technical knowledge/specimen requirements. Must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, promote teamwork, demonstrate accuracy in reporting patient results, strong attention to detail, and ability to work at a high level of productivity. May be expected to take charge duties.

What You Will Need:
High School Diploma/ GED required
12 months experience required
Knowledge of computers and typing skills required
Ability to exercise independent judgement and make sound decisions
Excellent organizational and communication skills

What You Need To Know:
Location: Holyoke, Ma
Hours: 20 hours per week
Variable start times between the hours of 9pm-11pm, Monday through Friday with occasional weekends and holidays

Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.