High school diploma or equivalent. Must be able to read, write and understand medical terminology. Computer or keyboarding experience preferred. Must have excellent customer service and organizational skills.
This position ensures all patients in the waiting area are provided timely service to assure patient wait times are minimized. Accessions Laboratory specimens on inpatients, outpatients, and outside locations in a timely manner to insure specimen quality. Registers outside specimens in the Star system and order specified tests in LIS. Performs clerical duties including answering phones, looking up reports, sending reports to outside locations and receiving reference lab reports. Acts as a liaison between nursing, physicians, and other SRH personnel, patients and visitors.