HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Laboratory Assistant - Evenings, Rotating Weekends in Austin, Texas

Located in central Austin, St. David’s Medical Center includes a 350-bed acute care hospital and a 64- bed rehabilitation hospital providing comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care. It is home to the internationally renownedTexas Cardiac Arrhythmia InstituteandSt. David’s Neuroscience & Spine Institute. The hospital provides a complete range of women’s services, including its acclaimed maternity unit, maternal-fetal medicine, a high-risk maternal and neonatal transport team, the region’s largest and most sophisticated Neonatal Intensive Care Unit andThe Breast Center; complex surgical services; a comprehensiveBariatric Surgery Center; and a 24-hour emergency department.

St. David’s Medical Center was named among the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals byTruven Health Analyticsfrom 2010 to 2016. Truven also named St. David’s Medical Center to the list of 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals in 2013, 2015 and 2016. The hospital earned a national distinction for patient safety fromThe Leapfrog Groupfrom 2012 to 2016, and it received the 2016 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence fromHealthgradesfor the fifth consecutive year, as well as Healthgrades’ 2016 America’s 100 Best Hospitals Award™ for the second consecutive year.


_POSITION SUMMARY_ **Responsible for competently handling and processing all laboratory specimens, ensuring specimen integrity by adhering to laboratory procedures. Serves as a resource for specimen and testing information. Accurately obtains blood samples via venipuncture and capillary collection procedures with minimum customer discomfort. Adheres to departmental policies and procedures to include departmental programs, quality control, performance improvement and safety

_EDUCATION__ _ High School diploma or GED required Successful completion of an accredited Phlebotomy Training and/or Medical Assistant Program preferred

_EXPERIENCE_ One year equivalent experience if not formally trained / / _LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS_ None required Certified by the American Society of Phlebotomy Technicians preferred

Job: *Laboratory

Title: Laboratory Assistant - Evenings, Rotating Weekends

Location: Texas-Austin-St. David%27s Medical Center

Requisition ID: 06676-63149