At St. Tammany Health System, delivering world-class healthcare close to home is our goal. That means we are committed to attracting and retaining the very best professionals for every position in our health system.
We believe the pristine beauty of St. Tammany Parish adds to our attractive compensation package. The health system is nestled in the heart of Covington on the north shore of Lake Pontchartrain. It is a peaceful, scenic, community-oriented area with an abundance of amenities to suit every taste.
JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS
Responsible for the receipt, labeling and distribution of specimens for laboratory testing. Responsible for pulling a collection pending report and investigating and resolving any issues. Performs other support duties such as, answering the phone, handling questions from medical and hospital staff, faxing of patient reports and keeping phlebotomy area stocked (assisting with maintenance of supply levels). Complies with organization’s C.A.R.E.S. standards.
High School Diploma or equivalent. Excellent communication and customer service skills.
Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of time. Lifting at least 50 pounds is required. Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise.
Physical Effort required:
Constant (67%-100%) – handling/feeling, talking, hearing, seeing
Occasionally (1%-33%) – lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, balancing, stooping, crouching, reaching
Each St. Tammany Health System staff member is expected to conduct himself or herself according to our mission , before applying for employment. If you feel you are unable to demonstrate those characteristics, we respectfully request that you do not proceed with the application process.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
St. Tammany Health System is an Equal Opportunity Employer. St. Tammany Health System is committed to equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability status, genetic information or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.