The Laboratory Technician in Accessioning is responsible for supporting the daily operations of the department to provide pre- and post-analytical laboratory services, and as needed, assisting other teams in the Clinical Laboratory. Daily job functions include, but not limited to, one or more of the following: specimen kit receipt, scanning and archiving documents and records received from the ordering physicians and submitting laboratories, shipping patient reports and specimen kit boxes to the physicians, returning specimen, organizing department supplies, assisting in maintenance activities of a work bench and/or equipment and supporting management in triaging workflow issues.
The Laboratory Technician has the knowledge and skills to perform duties beyond the job functions of the Laboratory Assistant in a high throughput work environment with expected quality and throughput. Some duties include identifying issues, troubleshooting common issues, follow up on missing information, assisting management in SOP revision, interviews, staff training, collecting data for tracking and trending, and project execution as assigned. He or she shows the initiative to learn and help address laboratory needs and issues. The Laboratory Technician may serve as a lead to the Laboratory Assistant team to coordinate tasks, divide workload, manage task assignments and review documents as assigned.
To be successful in this role, the Laboratory Technician must demonstrate the ability to follow standard operating procedures and work independently in a regulated work environment, the ability to complete scheduled tasks and assignments with expected quality and throughput and assist others when necessary. He or she is adaptive to change, possesses a good understanding of job requirements and workflow, and functions effectively as a member of the Exact Sciences team. The nature of the work requires excellent attention to detail, the ability to organize assigned tasks and be flexible with tasks and schedules, and the ability to communicate professionally and effectively within the department and with internal customers. He or she will support or participate in process improvement activities to ensure scalability and operational excellence. He or she will support or participate in internal and external audits and quality assurance activities to ensure laboratory compliance with the applicable quality standards and regulatory requirements.
The Laboratory Technician must report all potential disclosures of PHI and breaches of HIPAA compliance immediately to the Supervisor.
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