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Grand River Hospital Jobs Kitchener – Medical Laboratory Assistant,

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Job Summary

Grand River Hospital currently has a vacancy for those looking to work as a Grand River Hospital Jobs Kitchener – Medical Laboratory Assistant, for Full Time at their offices in Kitchener, ON, Canada. Applicants should be sure to read the job outline attentively if they intend to apply.

Job Title: Grand River Hospital Jobs Kitchener – Medical Laboratory Assistant,
Company Name: Grand River Hospital
Job Location: Kitchener, ON, Canada
Job Type: Full Time
Job Category: Grand River Hospital
Job Link Expiry: 2023-12-30
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Job Details:

Job Description:

The Laboratory Assistant may perform venipuncture and capillary collection, centrifuging, recording and distribution of specimens including specimens that are sent in and referred out. May assist in Hematology and/or Chemistry set up including; slides and bone marrow slide preparation. Other duties may include administering tolerance drinks (glucose, lactose, and xylose), urinalysis basic tests, miscellaneous clerical responsibilities, inventory monitoring and ordering. Contributes to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate ability to prioritize work and respond to urgent unpredictable demands for STAT testing.
  • Be knowledgeable in safety practices, and follow safe procedures at all times.
  • Perform all quality control procedures and basic troubleshooting when indicated and according to established protocol.
  • Ensure compliance with standard operating procedures and IQMH accreditation standards
  • Report unresolved problems to the Supervising Technologist.
  • Communicate effectively with physicians, nurses and other hospital personnel
  • Participate in the departments Quality Assurance Program and accreditation compliance plans.
  • Demonstrate a professional, respectful and courteous attitude with other staff.

Job Requirements:

  • Good organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to perform effectively under minimal supervision
  • Must be meticulous in performing repetitive tasks
  • Grade 12 or equivalent required
  • Good attendance record
  • Medical terminology required
  • Graduate of a Medical Laboratory Assistant (MLA) Program or a third year student of a Medical Laboratory Technologist (MLT)
  • Occasional lifting of bulk supplies
  • Certification from CSMLS and/or MLPAO is preferred

Qualification & Experience:

  • Previous Laboratory Assistant experience is an asset

Job Details:

Company: Grand River Hospital

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Kitchener, ON, Canada

Application Deadline: N/A

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