Laboratory Office Assistant
Schedule: Full time and part time 1st and 2nd shift with holiday and weekend rotations
Laboratory Alliance of CNY, the area’s largest provider of laboratory services, is looking for candidates to fill Laboratory Office Assistant positions.
Location: Laboratory Alliance's main laboratory at the Operations Center in the Electronics Business Park in Liverpool, N.Y., and its affiliated sites in Syracuse, N.Y.
Primary Responsibilities: Patient registration and ICD-10 coding, specimen processing, customer service inquiries, answering and directing phone calls.
Education: High School degree and 0-1 year of laboratory experience. Knowledge common to a basic healthcare environment.
Work Environment and Hazards: Exposure to communicable diseases, bloodborne pathogens, toxic substances and other conditions common to a healthcare environment.
Physical Demands: Requires prolonged standing, some walking and sitting, some bending, stooping and stretching, eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity, ability to distinguish letters, numbers and symbols, use of computerized instruments, computer terminals, and other equipment common to a clinical laboratory. May require lifting up to 30 pounds or more.
Interactions: May have frequent contact with hospital employees, physicians, pathologists, nursing personnel, visitors, laboratory personnel, vendors and regulatory or accrediting agencies.
Special Equipment, Skills or Other Requirements:
• Proven interpersonal and communication skills, ability to adapt to changing workload and stressful situations.
• Excellent customer service skills
• Strong computer skills required for patient registration and order entry. May be required to use the following equipment: computer terminals, centrifuges, telephones, copiers.
Apply online or forward resume to:
Human Resources Department
Laboratory Alliance of Central New York, LLC
1304 Buckley Road, Syracuse, N.Y. 13212-4302
Fax to 315-461-3020