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DATE ADDED: Wed 17/10/2018


Van Nuys, USA


Job Description

Clinical Specimen Collectors are positive, professional employees assigned to physician offices that are responsible for handling, collecting, and finalizing toxicology, DNA, and blood samples from patients. The role of the Collector works closely with patients, physician, and staff to coordinate patient samples by providing the test, including diagnosis codes, finalizing demographic and medication lists, and then preparing samples for shipment to the lab. Under no circumstances is the Clinical Specimen Collector position permitted to perform medical office duties unrelated to the collection of specimen.

What we are looking for in our Collectors:

Patient Focused

  • Care and compassion for patients
  • Friendly demeanor


  • Appearance, demeanor, and language is always professional
  • Positive attitude that creates a positive environment with patient and staff interactions
  • On Time and strong attendance
  • Thorough work habits


  • Productive and Efficient
  • Attention to detail


  • Preferred Experience: Medical Assistant, Lab Specimen Collection/Lab Tech: 1 year
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Phlebotomy Certification


  • Fluent in English and Spanish

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Identify physician testing needs
  • If applicable become familiar with EMR
  • Identify proper protocol for working with patients
  • Work with patient to complete proper paperwork
  • Order specimens in LIMS (laboratory information management system)
  • Proper gathering and labeling of specimen
  • Proper processing of specimen
  • Tracking of daily activities
  • Manage office schedule to maximize efficiency
  • Provide results to physician based on established method of delivery
  • Only provide assistance for UniversalDx products and services
  • Abide by HIPAA regulations
  • Participate in necessary educational/training activities
  • All other assignments as directed by management

Clinical Specimen Collector Management

The Clinical Specimen Collector will report to the Specimen Collection Manager. The Clinical Specimen Collector will be held accountable to the above roles and responsibilities as well as maintaining a proper ratio of time in office that aligns with testing and clinic need, analysis will be provided at each pay period. Benchmarking will be decided upon by sales management and agree to upon clinic set-up.


  • Based on experience

Company Description
UniversalDx is a clinical lab providing routine, genetic & esoteric testing for men + women. We believe our DNA holds the answers to our greatest healthcare challenges.

Role: Phlebotomist
Job Type:
Location: Van Nuys,

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