Trinity Health Of New England is looking for an experienced
Pathology Laboratory Assistant to join our team of mission-driven
Laboratory professionals at Mercy Medical Center's Life Labs in
Springfield, MA. Our vision is to provide state-of-the-art
healthcare to those within our local communities, creating a
positive impact for each individual that walks through our doors.
This person is responsible for is responsible for collection,
triaging, delivery, accessioning, quality and tracking of all
incoming gross pathology specimens
Top Reasons to Work at Trinity Health of New England:
- Become a valued member of an excellent, dedicated health care
- Engaged leadership
- Growth opportunities
- Competitive Benefits Package
- Generous shift differentials
- Full-time, 40 hours, 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
You Will Be Responsible For:
- Highly Detailed Work: Picks up specimens from locations as
needed and transports appropriately to the Pathology department and
correctly identify specimens, registers, accessions and tracks, and
delivers to appropriate location/department including send out
testing. Performs frozen sections, assists with FNA's and other
procedures. Ensures supplies are ordered and organized for
- Excellent Communicator: Communicate effectively (written and
verbal) with colleagues and physician offices.
- Technical Familiarity: Ensures appropriate handling of blocks,
specimens, and cassettes. Performs appropriate lab maintenance.
Properly cleans and disinfects equipment, instruments and work
areas. Confirms and verifies results by having in-depth knowledge
of techniques, principles, and instrumentation. Understanding of
computer-based applications (email, and standard applications such
as Microsoft Office).
- Active Teamwork: Demonstrates problem solving, conflict
resolution, and positive communication through teamwork.
- Education: High school diploma or equivalent required,
- Experience: Hospital based pathology laboratory or gross room
- Skills: Organized and have the ability to learn new techniques,
procedures and regulations efficiently. Able to organize workload
effectively and work quickly with high level of accuracy.
- Ability to pass drug screenings and background checks
About Trinity Health Of New England:
Trinity Health Of New England is an integrated health care
delivery system that is comprised of world-class providers and
facilities dedicated to full spectrum preventative, acute, and
post-acute care. We aim to deliver top level care to increase our
community's overall health at lower costs. While we serve nearly 3
million people, we are proud to be a part of a national system that
focuses on putting our patients first and having the best
colleagues to do so.
Trinity Health Of New England benefits include health insurance,
adoption assistance, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation, sick
time, and professional advancement just to name a few.
Employees can also take advantage of extra benefits specific to
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Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of
hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we
serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize
the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and
health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that
knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize
that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our
world and that these differences often lead to innovative
Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified
workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention
and development), commitment and accountability, communication,
community partnerships, and supplier diversity.