Laboratory Corporation of America Specimen Processing Specialist - 3rd Shift in New York, New York
Located at 96th St. STAT Lab in NYC. Needs to process all specimens, IE spin down tubes, pour off urines and accession high volume of specimens Must make sure all samples are processed according to test requirements and all data is entered in the system. Problems and specimen issues must be solved maintaining all documentation. Pack up specimens for shipment according to department protocol, maintain clean and safe work environment. Order and manage supply stock. Must have at least one year clinical lab experience and work well as part of team.
This is a multi-discipline position with 3 primary components: specimen accessioning, sample splitting/sorting and data entry. Prepares laboratory specimens for designated departments/locations prior to laboratory analysis and testing and routes specimens by type to various staging areas. Performs all paperwork, technical and non-technical procedures required to process and submit specimens. Assigns specific computer generated identification numbers, checks for accuracy and records all items processed. Operates data entry terminals and automated data systems, follows standard sequences/coding when entering data and corrects, edits, and/or verifies data entered into automated systems. Must be able to perform eSIS audits to resolve any outstanding problems.