Laboratory Assistant - Phlebotomy Full-time 1st Shift / Voorhees at Virtua

Posted in Other 13 days ago.

Location: Voorhees, New Jersey

Job Description:


As one of New Jersey's largest non-profit health systems, Virtua provides comprehensive health care services to achieve its mission to help people be well, get well and stay well.

Virtua provides services through Virtua Medical Group with 302 physicians and other clinicians, and at its urgent care centers, hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, health and wellness centers, fitness centers, home health services, long-term care, rehabilitation centers and paramedic program.

A leader in maternal and child health services, Virtua delivers nearly 8,000 babies a year. It provides health services to 1,500 businesses, and participates in Virtua Physician Partners, a clinically integrated network of 1,400 physicians and other clinicians.
Virtua is affiliated with Penn Medicine for cancer and neuroscience and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) for pediatrics.

Virtua employs more than 9,000 and has been honored as the #1 Best Place to Work in the Delaware Valley every year since 2007. It is the recipient of a 4-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for quality of care, and its hospitals earned straight A's in patient safety by The Leapfrog Group and the 2016 Patient Safety Award from Healthgrades.

U.S. News and World Report ranked Virtua's Mount Holly and Voorhees hospitals as High Performing Hospitals and Voorhees as a Best Regional Hospital. Virtua is also the recipient of the Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation.

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Time Type:

Full time

Work Shift:

1st Shift (United States of America)

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Voorhees, NJ

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Job Summary:


Collects and processes patient specimens for testing in adherence with laboratory protocols.

Performs patient registrations to ensure accurate patient identification for testing and billing purposes.

Position Responsibilities:

* Performs pre-analytical processes including registration, ordering, patient identification, phlebotomy, specimen labeling, specimen verification, receipt and shipment.

* Performs clerical functions including but not limited to telephone communication, report generation, and faxing.

* Provides outstanding customer service by demonstrating effective and appropriate communication and interpersonal skills.

Position Qualifications Required / Experience Required:

Preferred: Minimum of 1 year office clerical/secretarial experience in a medical environment; previous customer service experience, ability to follow standard operating procedures.

Required Education:

High school diploma or equivalent.


External or internal phlebotomy training course.

Valid Driver's License required where off-site (non-hospital) specimen collections are a function of the position.