St. Joseph Health Laboratory Assistant- On Call in Lubbock, Texas

Laboratory Assistant- On Call

Covenant Health System

Requisition # R261621

Job Description:

  • Performs limited collection procedures ensuring proper identification of patient and proper venipuncture procedure.

  • Performs urinalysis testing under the supervision of the section supervisor.

  • Performs processing of specimens and blood products including blood release in Hematology, Chemistry, and Blood Bank under the supervision of the section supervisor.

  • Assists in the setup of Microbiology cultures and performs limited testing in Microbiology under The supervision of the section supervisor.

  • Researches new reference laboratory tests for specimen requirements, turnaround times and charges.

  • Editing of laboratory requisitions for correct billing and reporting information.

  • Relay test results and billing information accurately.

Minimum Position Qualifications:


  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Ability to understand and communicate in English orally and in writing.

Preferred Position Qualifications:

  • Laboratory experience

  • Phlebotomy experience

  • Medical Terminology


On call

Differentials are offered for Evenings, Nights, and Weekends & Holidays

Covenant Health System is a faith-based ministry, focused on caring for the whole person - body, mind, and spirit - working with others to improve health and quality of life in our communities.

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Covenant Health System provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Covenant Health System complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Positions specified as “on call/per diem” refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as “as needed basis” to fill in for staff vacancies.