Company: BRAZOS VALLEY COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY
Job Type: Permanent, FullTime
Title: Laboratory Assistant
Program: HealthPoint - Madisonville Clinic
Salary: Based on Experience
Travel Required: 5%
Duties: The Laboratory Assistant is responsible for the technical operations of the clinical laboratory helping to ensure accurate and timely performance of laboratory procedures to include equipment, and supplies, laboratory clinical operation, specimen collection and phlebotomy for adult and pediatric patients, performance of CLIA waived testing and reporting of all results. Medical care is monitored by the medical director. Direct supervision is by the clinic manager. If Laboratory Assistant is experienced as a medical assistant, this position may aid nursing staff based on operation need.
Required: Successful completion of an accredited Phlebotomy program of 6 months commensurate work experience in Phlebotomy and Lab processes in an outpatient healthcare setting.
Required: 1-3 months of related experience IF completed Phlebotomy program. 6 months related experience if no completion of program. Bilingual (Spanish/English)
Preferred: 1-3 months of related experience IF completed Medical Assistant program. 6 months related experience as a Medical Assistant if no completion of program.
Licenses, Certificates, Certifications or Registration:
Required: Proof of certificate of completion from a Phlebotomy program. Current CPR Certification card. Must possess valid state Driver's License and automobile insurance with reliable transportation.
Preferred: Certificate of completion of a Medical Assistant training program.