Inova Laboratories is the only locally based, full service laboratory in Northern Virginia, offering hospital quality and same-day results for many tests. Our connectivity supports the continuum of care for patients in all care settings. Using state of the art automation and equipment, Inova Laboratories seeks every opportunity to meet the unique needs of each person we are privileged to serve - every time, every touch.
Our Inova Mount Vernon Hospital is seeking a Part-Time Night Shift working every other weekend (16 hours) as a Laboratory Technical Assistant 2. Some of the duties include:
Performs proper specimens /blood product collection, by confirming patient/donor ID, collecting specimens in proper tubes, utilizing venipuncture/capillary techniques, and accurately labeling the specimens/blood products to ensure accurate patient results.
Provides excellent patient and customer service by using AIDET principles and assuring the correctness and quality of technical information and directions provided to customers is appropriate.
Manages specimen accessioning accurately and efficiently to provide quality specimens for laboratory testing.
Ensures accurate specimens processing to maintain specimen integrity. Verifies product and/or test components when processing.
Reviews registration and billing information accurately and efficiently in order to ensure regulatory compliance.
Accurately completes all forms (medical history form, newborn screening, etc.).
Communicates effectively and works cooperatively with team members to optimize job performance and foster working relationships.
Shift and schedules will be determined by the department needs.
Candidate is required to work at least one major and one minor holiday(s) per year on rotating basis.
Candidate must be able to work alone during the night shift.
Inova hospitals were once again awarded 'A' grades for the Spring 2020 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades. Our commitment to keeping patients safe, means there's no safer place for you to work.
Inova is well stocked with the best and latest PPE
Strict PPE requirements for all staff and visitors
All team members are trained in the latest screening guidelines
Masks are provided to patients entering our buildings, and offered free to visitors
New safety wayfinding and social distancing signage is installed everywhere
Waiting rooms and registration areas are arranged for social distancing
We deep-clean our facilities nightly; we wipe surfaces and sanitize throughout the day
Hand sanitizer is available everywhere at all times
All team members are required to practice frequent hand washing
Patients with symptoms are immediately directed to separate exam rooms
Covid-19 patients are isolated in dedicated areas
Inova operates drive-through Covid-19 testing sites that are far removed from the main facilities
Internal Number: 55894BR
About Inova Health System
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.