Baystate Health Lab Assistant I in Springfield, Massachusetts

Part Time Lab Assistant I Position is second shift, 20 hours per week, five days per week, with rotating weekends and holidays. Variable start times between 1pm and 3pm. What You Will Do: LCRI is a central receiving and communication area between internal Pathology Departments of BMC, BFMC and BMLH, collaborating with and acting as liaison and used as a resource between Pathology staff and the laboratory + Entry level position is expected to do the following job functions: + Performs full/short patient registration and test ordering using multiple computer systems using laboratory requisitions for inpatient and outpatient, reference lab interfaced testing and STAT specimens. + Develops the skills for revising and correcting laboratory requisitions/orders. + Establishes and maintains good client relations by presenting a professional manner at all times. Develops telephone skills to answer and direct calls. + Ability to prioritize work while maintaining an acceptable level of productivity. + Demonstrates skills to perform centrifugation and processing of laboratory specimens. + Demonstrates excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills to work effectively in a team environment. + Demonstrates accuracy with strong attention to detail and maintains acceptable level of productivity. What You Will Need: + High school diploma/GED required + Knowledge of laboratory computer systems required + Previous work handling referral lab specimens preferred 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.