The lab assistant may be responsible for collection of blood specimens, receive and accession specimens and responsible for the distribution of specimens to the proper laboratory section. The lab assistant shall perform various section procedures according to established guidelines. The responsibilities of this lab assistant will be performed within all areas of the hospital.
High school diploma or equivalent required
Must successfully complete on the job-training program, including computer training during initial employment.
Prefer at least 8 hours of science credits from accredited university or college.
Prefer certification in phlebotomy from American Society of Clinical Pathologists or equivalent organization.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.