UK Healthcare is seeking an individual with excellent customer services skill to work in an ambulatory lab setting, either in a Physician’s office lab and/or collection site. Individuals should be proficient in collecting specimens from patients of all age groups. The Medical Lab Technician duties will include registration and scheduling of patients utilizing all appropriate systems and check insurance coverage and eligibility. This position will also manage the release of electronic orders and handle some specimen collection and processing. Individual may perform waived and moderately complex testing. The candidate must be a team player and be able to take initiative.
Phlebotomy training, general computing, customer service, critical thinking.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
No experience required.
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Associate’s 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.