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Allina Health System Laboratory Technical Assistant in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Advertisement Date Posted: April 07, 2021 Department: 72006389 Central Lab Pathology Shift: Permanent Evenings (United States of America) Hours Per Week: 40 Union Contract: Non-Union Weekend Rotation: None Job Summary: Performs pre-analytical processes in one or more areas, such as Histology, Core lab, or Microbiology. Collaborates with certified staff and pathologists in confirming and troubleshooting specimen labeling/collection requirements, computer orders, and performing accurate and timely surgical sample preparation/staining techniques. This position may perform waived testing. Job Description: Principle Responsibilities Performs routine pre-analytic laboratory procedures. Evaluates acceptability of specimens. Processes specimens as required. Performs routine problem resolution related to orders, specimens, and billing. Works closely with certified staff and pathologists in confirming and troubleshooting specimen labeling/collection requirements, computer orders, and performing accurate and timely surgical sample preparation/staining techniques. May perform waived testing. Ensures patient orders are accurate and complete. Performs scheduling, ordering and releasing in patients' electronic medical record. Evaluates patient orders for completeness and follows up as needed. Administrative duties. Stocks, rotates, and requests supplies on a regular basis. Trouble-shoots minor equipment issues. Performs various clerical duties. May train others in assigned work area. May assist with standard operating procedure development in assigned work area. Participates in departmental or system wide projects or committees as assigned. Other duties as assigned. Job Requirements High School or GED plus required college coursework: 60 semester hours, or equivalent from a regionally accredited institution, including 6 semester hours of chemistry, 6 semester hours of biology, 12 semester hours of chemistry/biology/medical laboratory technology in any combination or 24 semester hours in medical laboratory technology required and At least 3 months lab training is required in each specialty lab area in which highly complex testing is to be performed required Leadership Capabilities See the Big Picture: Know where we are going as an organization. Use sound judgement and critical thinking to make good decisions that support our mission. I know where Allina is going and how my role fits into this picture I capture important lessons and share them to foster innovation I am good at anticipating the implications of my decisions I understand and apply the disciplines of continuous improvement Inspire Greatness: Inspire others by connecting their purpose to the broader mission. Lead others through change and celebrate success. I help my team connect to the broader mission I see and fulfill my role in motivating the team around me I celebrate success and help my partners see what is possible with change I call out and address unexpected roadblocks or problems Foster Learning and Growth: Role model growth, ongoing development and self-care. Empower, coach and encourage others to be at their best selves. I role-model self-care and ongoing development I share my knowledge and coach others to foster growth and success I demonstrate enthusiasm for learning I candidly advocate for the resources I need I support my colleagues in their development and growth Deliver Excellence: Set and align clear goals, measure results, and continually improve safety, quality, experience, and innovation. I take ownership of outcomes and fulfillment of goals I facilitate adjustments to assure positive results I work with a sense of urgency, concern and determination I use well-grounded approaches to create sustainable solutions repeatedly I engage and foster improvements to impact safety, quality, and efficiency Succeed Together: Connect with others authenti

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