5361 NW 33 rd Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309
*** Please note that this location is soon moving to Deerfield Beach, FL effective May 2022 ***
Last year our HCA Healthcare colleagues invested over 156,000 hours volunteering in our communities. As a(an) Complex Specimen Processor with IRL - East FL Core Lab you can be a part of an organization that is devoted to giving back!
The IRL East Florida Division (EFD) Central Microbiology Laboratory supports 14 HCA facilities in the East Florida Division as well as multiple HCA hospitals in the FL panhandle, Georgia and South Carolina. In addition, the EFD Central Microbiology Lab supports a large network of outreach clients across south Florida, the US, and several international clients. Our Laboratory is open 24/7 and performs 1M tests annually. At our beautiful state of art laboratory facility we handle all specialized clinical microbiology testing using automatic equipment and molecular instrumentation in a high volume environment. Our laboratory facility provides our staff an opportunity to contribute and to be a part of the patient's healthcare team in a meaningful way.
* Working independently, having the freedom to make smart decisions that will not impact service
* Mileage reimbursement
* On Call pay
* STAT Phlebotomy pay
* Hours conducive to having additional income 4am -8am
* Shift differential
We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At IRL - East FL Core Lab, we offer eligible colleagues an attractive benefit package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible Spending
Paid Time Off ( PTO ) and Personal Leave
401K (100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)
Academic Assistance and Reimbursements for Tuition and Student Loans
Employee Discounts including Tickets, Retail, Mental Health Apps, Education Apps, Identity Theft Protection etc.
Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues? Join the IRL - East FL Core Lab family! We will give you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are looking for an enthusiastic, part time day shift (4 AM- 12:30 PM), Complex Specimen Processor to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential!
Job Summary and Qualifications
Seeking a hospital based Complex Specimen Processor like you to provide expertise and champion results. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels the patient experience is as meaningful as we do.
Receive of laboratory specimens into the laboratory information system; Process, sort, and prepare specimens for submission to referral laboratories
Label specimens and aliquots according to established protocols and according to testing ordered
Centrifuge and aliquots specimens
Prepare specimens for courier pick-up
Keep appropriate records/documentation relating to specimen problems and take corrective action to ensure validity and accuracy of testing
Assess specimen requirements for referral testing and troubleshoot any specimen requirement and/or referral testing specimen or order entry issues
Review Outstanding Specimen Report (OSR) and pending referral testing issues
You Should Have:
A completed High School Diploma or GED
A Vocational/Technical diploma is beneficial
1-3 years of experience in a market or commercial clinical laboratory setting
A wide range of experience with patients in all age groups from infancy to geriatrics
Integrated Regional Labs is a full service provider for clinical laboratory and anatomic pathology services, providing hospitals, physicians, and clients with timely diagnostic information for patient care. Our infrastructure includes a fully automated esoteric core laboratory in Fort Lauderdale, a histology and microbiology operation in Largo, Florida, and a network of hospital based rapid-response laboratories present in four HCA Healthcare divisions within the state of Florida. Our core laboratories support more than 250 acute and rehab hospitals, physician practices, surgery centers and commercial accounts.
HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
"There is so much good to do in the world and so many different ways to do it." - Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr. HCA Healthcare Co-Founder
Be a part of an organization that invests in you! We are reviewing applications for our Complex Specimen Processor opening. Qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in patient care!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.