Company Overview: At Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada (CCCN) a distinguished team of doctors, researchers, nurses and healthcare professionals have provided patients with groundbreaking treatments on the healing edge of medicine since 1974. Our team is dedicated to providing the most effective treatments, both existing and emerging, in order to diagnose and successfully treat cancer and blood disorders. We support this goal with state-of-the-art facilities across Southern Nevada, all of which integrate the latest diagnostic, therapeutic and research capabilities. CCCN is dedicated to patient-centered care, advancing innovation, discovery, and improving outcomes. Motivated, caring professional are encouraged to join us.
Career Opportunity: Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada's newest site will be opening soon! The grand opening for the Town Center clinic is set for early October 2018, and we have an exciting opportunity for a Lab Technician at this new location in the Summerlin area of Las Vegas, Nevada. The Lab Tech will execute a wide breadth of functions essential to providing patient care such as accurately performing specimen analysis, instrument maintenance, and quality control procedures for moderate to high complexity laboratory tests. In this role, you will work in a fast paced, high volume oncology practice with some of the best physicians in their fields while providing care to patients in a successful health care organization.
The essential functions for the Lab Technician include the following:
Performs phlebotomy blood collection and collects appropriate specimens from patients as ordered
Utilization of multiple computer systems for patient flow, medical orders and patient test ordering and resulting
Maintains proper documentation as described by the quality assurance program including accessioning logs, test report logs, quality control logs, equipment records and checklists
Performs specimen analysis of hematology, urinalysis and coagulation specimens as directed
Maintains adequate inventory of supplies and ensures that all supplies are viable before using in patient testing
Performs sample processing and slides on bone marrow procedures according to procedure guidelines
Sends specimens to reference laboratories for any testing not performed in house
Update and file all daily paperwork, lab logs and maintenance logs
Uses equipment effectively, skillfully and efficiently. Maintains equipment and work area as directed. Performs testing under CLIA guidelines for personnel
Performs daily, weekly and monthly instrument maintenance as indicated. Records proper lot numbers of all controls, calibrator, and reagents
Identifies troubleshooting procedures and calls technical services as needed. Implements and complies with safety and quality assurance standards
The ideal candidate will have the following background and experience:
High school diploma or equivalent required
Two years of experience performing phlebotomy required
Strong computer skills with the ability to learn new systems quickly
Current State of Nevada Laboratory Assistant license required
Successful candidates will thrive in a fast paced, rapidly changing environment and have a passion for caring for their patients.
Ready For Your Next Career Challenge? We'd Love to Hear from You! If you possess the above qualifications and a desire to make a difference, we invite you to submit your resume and apply. In addition to a great career opportunity, we offer excellent benefits, a team environment, professional development, and the chance to be part of a nationwide network dedicated to fight the war against cancer. To apply click on the Apply Now link.
Category: Clinical *M
The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: MCKEA00877798
About US Oncology Network
The US Oncology Network believes local cancer care is better care. We empower the delivery of advanced integrated cancer care through our network of independent physicians who share expertise and resources to provide quality, value-based care close to home.
Our clinical and business support capabilities, expertise and industry-leading technologies keep local practices at the forefront of high quality, efficient care delivery while enabling practice success, quality of life and financial security for physicians.
- 25 years of oncology practice management expertise
- Leader in value-based cancer care with over 900 physicians participating in the Center for Medicaid and Medicare
- Innovation Oncology Care Model – one fourth of the entire population of physicians nationwide
- Over 1,400 affiliated physicians
- More than 450 cancer treatment center locations across the United States
- Over 995,000 patients treated annually