Medical Laboratory AideUnited Clinical Laboratories, Dubuque, IA
United Clinical Laboratories (UCL) is a medical laboratory providing routine, emergency and reference laboratory services to Dubuque's major health care providers and people residing within a 50-mile radius.
UCL is recognized both locally and nationally for it's comittment to quality and it's innovative use of resources and technology.
UCL is a for-profit business venture owned by Mercy Hospital, Finley Hospital, and Pathology Associates. The three owners created UCL in 1986 in anticipation of the current trends now seen in the health care industry. Pathology Associates has seven board-certified pathologists located at Mercy and Finley Hospitals. They provide clinical laboratory consultation to patients and physicians in the Tri-State area 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
UCL operates at five (5) sites (Mercy Medical Center - Dubuque, Mercy Medical Center - Dyersville, Unity Point Health - Finley Hospital, Medical Associates - Maquoketa, and Cathedral Square) fulfilling its mission of providing timely, accurate, laboratory results using cost effective production methods.
UCL has 160 well-trained, highly skilled, staff members, working both full and part time. Employment opportunities at UCL are wide-ranged including the traditional laboratory positions: medical technologists, medical laboratory technicians, cytotechnologists, histotechnicians and phlebotomists. UCL also offers many non-traditional laboratory careers including: information technology, human resources management, materials management, accounting, and medical billing.
UCL has a strong committment to continuing education including tuition reimbursement and support for transition from one position to another.
The Medical Laboratory Aide is responsible for receiving, accessioning, and processing patient specimens in preparation for testing according to established laboratory procedures. Medical Laboratory Aides are also responsible for handling phone calls, processing patient data, placing test orders/results and maintaining laboratory records.
Essential functions of this job include but are not limited to: a high level of customer service & communication skills, obtaining, validating and accurately entering patient and billing and insurance information for both client and account billing, timely distribution of patient reports, attention to detail and working in a team environment.
Weekend and holiday rotation required.
Opening in the Microbiology department.
Interested applicants send resume and cover letter to Human Resource Specialist Amanda Wadas:
Paid Sick Leave
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