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LifeLabs Clinical Technical Assistant (Part Time)-Saskatoon Part Time in Saskatoon, SK

LifeLabs

Branch Saskatoon SK CA

Position:
Clinical Technical Assistant (Part Time)-Saskatoon
Location:
Saskatoon, SK

Valid and Class 5 SK Driver’s license with a good driving record. As a Clinical Technical Assistant you will be responsible for the specimen collection process,…

About Us

At LifeLabs, we are focused on our vision of building a healthier Canada! We are the largest community diagnostics laboratory in Canada with over 350 collection centres, 15 laboratories and service over 19 million patients each year.

Caring, Agile, Customer Driven, One Team – We live our values every day in what we do to help our patients and healthcare providers. With over 5,400 employees, we all make a difference and that’s why our people are so important to us.

This is an exciting time to join our LifeLabs team, support numerous initiatives, innovations and best practice.

At LifeLabs, we are focused on our vision of building a healthier Canada! We are the largest community diagnostics laboratory in Canada with over 350 collection centres, 21 laboratories and service over 19 million patients each year.

Caring, Agile, Customer Driven, One Team – We live our values every day in what we do to help our patients and healthcare providers. With over 5,000 employees, we all make a difference and that’s why our people are so important to us.

This is an exciting time to join our LifeLabs team, grow your career with us and support numerous business initiatives, innovations, best practice and business development opportunities.
LifeLabs is currently looking for a Clinical Technical Assistant to join our team in Regina.

As a Clinical Technical Assistant you will be responsible for the specimen collection process, from greeting patients through to preparation of specimens for transportation. This is an important role in patient care and our business, and will let you see the difference that you make in patients’ lives. This is a Part-Time role suitable for an individual with a flexible schedule, and includes the opportunity to pick up additional shifts at other LifeLabs locations.

In this role you will:

  • Great and request require information from patients, explain the speciment collection process, and ensure patients have followed necessary test protocol specimen collection.
  • Perform phlebotomies, connect/disconnect holter monitors, 24 hour blood pressure monitoring, and perform ECG tracings.
  • Perform special test collections, such as medical/legal drug screens, paternity tests, and clinical trials, and complete related documentation.
  • Maintain client relationships, including responding to inquiries and following up on requests.
  • Complete data entry of required patient demographics, requisition information, and other information related to processing test results.
  • Prepare specimens for transportation and testing.

The right person for this role will be focused on great customer/patient service, and be able to relate to patients and clients even in stressful situations. Some key qualities include: empathy, flexibility, adaptability to change, and problem solving skills.

Other requirements include:

• High school graduation and recent (within past 5 years) completion of a recognized Clinical Technical Assistant program or equivalent recent (within past 5 years) or an equivalent combination of recent (within past 5 years) education and experience.

• Recent (within past 5 years) ECG training or experience required.

• A minimum of 2 years experience as a CTA.

• Excellent communication, interpersonal and public relation skills.

• Ability to work independently and as part of a team

• Keyboarding skills with a minimum 40 wpm

• Ability to relate to patients and doctors often in stressful situations

• Valid and Class 5 SK Driver’s license with a good driving record

• Current Driver’s Abstract

We are looking for passionate individuals who share in the importance of our values: Caring, Customer Driven, Agile and One Team and can live these values with us every day.

Ready to make a difference? Apply today.

LifeLabs is committed to building an inclusive environment and will provide accommodations in accordance with the AODA – Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please indicate in your application any accommodations you will require throughout the recruitment process. Alternatively please contact our corporate offices main line to be directed to a member of the Talent Acquisition team at (416) 675-4530.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Saskatoon, SK, CA
Posted on: 2018-01-10
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