Job Summary: Represents the hospital and department by serving as an interface between patient care providers and the laboratory testing areas. Assists the department by verifying patient demographics, billing information, physician orders and entering this information in the Laboratory Information System (LIS). Ensures proper patient care by receiving specimens in the LIS and routing to the appropriate testing area. Workstations include accessioning, specimen runner and problem resolution.
Required Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Preferred Education: Medical terminology
Required License: None
Preferred Experience: 1 year healthcare clerical experience with strong knowledge of medical terminology
This position is benefited, full-time, Night Shift 9PM - 630AM (Monday - Thursday) *eligible for night shift pay*
ABOUT MISSION HEALTH – Based in Asheville, North Carolina
Mission Health System, an operating division of HCA Healthcare, serves our 18 county region in western North Carolina and has been deeply rooted in the community for more than 130 years. Mission Health is the state's sixth largest health system, operating six hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers, post-acute care provider CarePartners, long-term acute care provider Asheville Specialty Hospital and the region's only dedicated Level II trauma center. With approximately 12,000 colleagues and 2,000 volunteers, Mission Health is dedicated to improving the health and wellness of the people of western North Carolina. For more information, please visit missionhealth.org or @MissionHealthNC
Mission Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such offers equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other protected characteristic.