UnityPoint Health Laboratory Support Technician-Chemistry-Methodist West in West Des Moines, Iowa

Choose a career that matters with UnityPoint Health Des Moines! UnityPoint Health - Des Moines is a family of four hospitals including Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Blank Children's Hospital and Methodist West Hospital. Our team members are the compassionate core of who we are and how we serve our patients and visitors every day.

The Laboratory Support Technician processes laboratory specimens for testing, evaluates specimen acceptability, enters patient and test information into the computer, and responds to requests for information from customers. This position serves in the Laboratory's main communication and customer relations center. The employee monitors test requests in the order/entry system. This position contributes directly to patient care by accurately and timely processing specimens and dispersing information both in and outside the Laboratory.

High School Graduate or equivalent. Training as a unit clerk, medical assistant, medical secretary, or phlebotomist is preferred. Coursework in biology and/or chemistry is considered.

Requisition ID: 2018-51145

Street: 1660 60th

Name: 3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines

Posting Minimum: USD $12.56/Hr.

Name: Chemistry- West

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.5

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: 0.5 FTE Day Shift 5:00a-1:30p with weekend and holiday rotation

External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org