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Laboratory Assistant l - Outreach

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: LAB - OUTREACH SERVICES
Categories: Service/Support
Type: Part-Time
Shift: 6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Schedule: Variable

Description:

Part time - evenings
$12.38 per hour to start
$12.88 per hour after 6 months of meeting standards
Location: CCH Lab
No phlebotomy required
Excellent computer/data entry skills required
Excellent attention to detail and customer service skills

The Laboratory Assistant I – Outreach Financial is responsible for the registration of Laboratory Outpatients in the computer system. Other financial duties include performing insurance verification, reviewing patient accounts for proper diagnosis coding, and processing necessary forms (e.g.. ABN) and documentation to ensure payment of services. Responsibilities also include posting payments from patients and client accounts in the computer system and preparing bank deposits. Specimen processing duties include receipt of specimens, test order entry and distribution. Clerical duties include but are not limited to filing, scanning documents, phone reception, etc. in addition to basic computer skills in the laboratory and hospital information systems.

Requirements:

Education: High School diploma or equivalent Experience: Training: License: None Required Other: Good communication and interpersonal skills required. Excellent customer service skills, ability to multi-task, problem solve, and work independently. Basic knowledge of computer, data entry and retrieval. Job Specifications (Physical & Mental Requirements) External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job specific functions (listed within each job specific responsibility) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by the organization on a case by case basis. If the requirement is not marked, then it is considered not applicable.

General Requirements (has the ability to.) Sit - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Stand - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Walk - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Drive - Bend - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Climb - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Kneel - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Crouch - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Twist - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Maintain Balance - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Reach - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Overhead Work Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Sensory Requirements (has ability for.) Far Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Near Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Color Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Depth Perception - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Seeing Fine Details - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Norm Speech - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Overhead Pages - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Telephone use - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to.) Cope with high level of stress - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Make decisions under high pressure - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Manage altercations - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Concentrate - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle a high degree of flexibility - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Work alone - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Demonstrate high degree of patience - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Adapt to shift work - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Work in areas that are close and crowded - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hand Manipulation (ability with.) Simple Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Firm Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Fine Manipulation - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Use of Keyboards - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Required Lifting (ability to lift.) Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily) 11 to 24 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) 25 to 34 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 35 to 50 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull.) Up to 10 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Environmental (may be exposed to.) Infectious Diseases - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Chemical Agents - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Dust, Fumes, Gases Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Extremes in Temperature or Humidity - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Hazardous or Moving Equipment - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Others (note below) Accepts flexible schedule to meet dept needs Continually ( i.e. Daily)