Location Address: 4200 Sun 'n Lake Boulevard Sebring, FL 33872
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Heartland
Faith Based & Mission driven Facility
Largest Employer in the County
Surrounded by beautiful Lakes, Golf Courses and Floridaâ™s oldest State Park
Close knit community with a home town family feel
2 hours to just about any beach on either Coast
You Will Be Responsible For:
Follows Department and Hospital policies and procedures
Follows Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals and laboratory policies including, but not limited to, handwashing, appropriate critical value reporting and readback of results, patient identification and maintaining sample identification throughout the preanalytical, analytical and post analytical phases.
Follows laboratory department dress code
Answers the telephone in a timely manner and provides customer support both professionally and courteously
Seeks to promote a positive patient experience with every patient encounter and participates in activities or education to improve patient experience
Monitors pending logs and grease board regularly to provide rapid turnaround time
Communicates pending issues at end of shift and documents communication as requested
Performs Diagnostic Laboratory Testing accurately and in a timely manner
Performs Phlebotomy as needed
Performs routine instrument maintenance and calibration.
Performs Quality Control Testing
Takes appropriate action needed to ensure test result accuracy. Reports all quality control, quality assurance and patient testing concerns to laboratory manager or supervisor. Reports to laboratory medical director and supervisor immediately and in detail any quality issues that may negatively impact the laboratory.
Recognizes need for additional Quality Control, maintenance, or specimens prior to releasing test results. "Consults Supervisor for assistance when necessary".
Recognizes need for flexible staffing; works different or additional shifts when requested by supervisor.
Distribute and fax reports as needed
Works in an organized, efficient, and careful manner.
Maintains a clean work area; keeps supplies stocked.
Other duties as assigned
What You Will Need:
Minimum of a High School Diploma or Equivalent
State of Florida Licensure as a Clinical Laboratory Technician in Chemistry, Hematology, Immunohematology, Serology & Microbiology
To perform clinical laboratory testing safely, accurately and efficiently. To place a strong emphasis on customer service and team oriented behavior.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.