Job Number: 201778
Department: Central Processing
Hours: 7:00a - 3:30p
In this role located in our busy Lab in downtown Seattle, you
will obtain blood specimens and perform pre-analytical processing
of patient samples based on established laboratory procedures. In
addition, you will communicate pertinent laboratory information to
healthcare providers including test ordering instructions, patient
test results, or established laboratory practice.
Located in Seattle, WA, Virginia Mason is an internationally
recognized leader in the continuous improvement of health care.
With an extensive list of awards and distinctions that includes our
recognition as a Leapfrog Top Hospital of the Decade; Virginia
Mason offers you the opportunity to partner with exceptionally
talented peers at every level.
You will contribute to the strength of our Team Medicine
approach to collaborative medicine and benefit from the changes
enacted through our Virginia Mason Production System, a model that
has transformed health care by providing patients with easier
access to care, reducing errors, and continuously innovating
patient safety and quality that has been adopted by other
organizations here and abroad. Join us, and find out how many ways
Virginia Mason offers you the chance to focus on what really
matters… your patients.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
This position requires a WA State Department of Health Medical
Assistant Phlebotomy Certification.
May also require certification of training in Infectious
Substance shipping outlined by the Dangerous Goods Regulations.
Also required are excellent customer service and patient
relations skills; knowledge of anatomy, venous systems, proper
specimen collection techniques and use of blood tubes; knowledge of
safety guidelines and basic medical and laboratory terminology.
General computer knowledge is needed.
Just as Virginia Mason is dedicated to improving the lives of
our patients and our community, we are equally dedicated to your
professional and personal success. With a wide range of perks that
includes a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, and the
opportunity to live in one of the most livable cities in the
nation, you will find that an opportunity with Team Medicine is one
We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.