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Lab Technician/Phlebotomist - Casual - Edmonton - TELUS Health

Location
Edmonton, AB
Details
Full Time
4 days ago

Join our team

TELUS Health Care Centres (THCC) is currently looking for a Casual Lab Technician / Phlebotomist to support our Edmonton Centre. Within this role, the Lab Technician / Phlebotomist is accountable and responsible for all areas related to screening, diagnostic testing and ensuring our clients have a friendly and positive experience.

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together:

You're an out of the box thinker that goes above and beyond to make each client experience a great one! Being flexible and innovative are a part of your motto. You will be directly collaborating with 2 other experienced and like-minded Phlebotomists while supporting other team members within the clinic.

Here's how:

As part of the team, you'll be a key contact person for clients, physicians, staff, suppliers and guests, this team member is the voice and face of the company in many instances. Therefore, the Lab Technician / Phlebotomist needs to present a professional image at all times. Although the position involves considerable multi-tasking, the Lab Technician / Phlebotomist is expected to remain pleasant and courteous at all times.

You'll be responsible for all areas related to Laboratory:
    •Performs tests and diagnostic examinations on patients including but not limited to tonometry, audiograms, visual acuity, phlebotomy, urine collection, processing and accessioning; shipping and analysis of samples •Conducts resting ECG's and spirometry-based pulmonary tests •Conducts 24hr blood pressure testing when required •Conducts height & weight checks •Documents diagnostic results in the chart and enters results manually as required •Other duties as assigned •Commits to continuous learning and becoming knowledgeable and proficient with new processes •Collaborates with medical, kinesiology and dietitian staff for thorough understanding of their specific needs •Collaborates with CSC and CCC staff in regards to client bookings, etc •Ensures accuracy of all communication with co-workers, suppliers and doctors' offices •Interacts with testing laboratories as required •Develops and maintains professional relationships with clients, staff, suppliers and other healthcare providers in the community •Provides support to other staff as assigned


Qualifications:


You're the missing piece of the puzzle with:
    •Minimum 1 year of practical work experience in phlebotomy and performing ECG's •Strong knowledge of desktop computer systems and Microsoft Office •Exceptional organizational and customer service skills •Medical Laboratory Assistant Certification •CPR Certification

Great-to-haves:
    •Knowledge and experience working with Med Access, our Electronic Medical Record System •Certification in Audiometry and/or Spirometry

Work Conditions / Physical Requirements:
    •You will be required to work in a multi-disciplinary clinical setting •Typically you would work office hours however; some flexibility may be required to accommodate service requirements for the operation of our clinic •You will be working in an office environment, which may require extended periods of time completing computer related work as well as standing for performing the lab related tasks

Please Note: This is a Casual position - will work approx 3-5 days per week. Clinic hours are Monday to Friday from 8 am to 5 pm. No weekends or evenings.

A bit about us

Our business is connecting Canadians. Our social impact is using our world-leading technology to create meaningful change, give back to help communities thrive, and help those who need it most. When you join our team, you're helping us make the future friendly. We're committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability -your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here.
TELUS Health is an IT leader in Canada that focuses on the health sector. Our mission is to improve the way information is being used along the continuum of care to better the health of citizens in Canada and in selected countries.

Disclaimer: In accordance with the TELUS Health Solutions Data Center Security Policy, as a condition of employment, all personnel whose job functions require they work at a Data Center and/or have access to detailed knowledge of technology related to client service delivery, are subject to a Personnel Security Screening conducted through the Government of Canada.
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Health Care