The UK Healthcare Enterprise laboratory is looking for applicants to support a busy, complex academic medical center laboratory. This position resides in the in the Outpatient arena and may be located at any of several locations: Polk Dalton Clinic, Eastern State Hospital, Kentucky Clinic South and more.
The position will greet customers, performs patient registrations, performs accurate order entry in the Laboratory information systems, clarify orders from clinicians and perform patient phlebotomies. When appropriate this position will perform clinical teaching with patients, perform specimen processing, and perform waived testing procedures.
The applicant must possess excellent customer service skills, enjoy multitasking and pay attention to detail.
Phlebotomy training, general computing, customer service, critical thinking
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
No experience required.
Required License/Registration/Certification :
2-year degree or equivalent college credits preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.