LifeLabs has operated in Canada for nearly 50 years. It is a leading provider of laboratory testing and management services, contributing to the treatment and prevention of disease by enabling healthcare providers to operate more efficiently and effectively. Following the acquisition of BC Biomedical on April 2, 2013 and CML Healthcare on October 1st, 2013, LifeLabs nearly doubled in size, now providing more than 100 million diagnostic tests for approximately 19 million patients visits annually. Information from these tests plays a vital role in predicting, diagnosing, treating and monitoring disease. LifeLabs operates the largest community medical laboratory network in Canada, together with our hospital and healthcare partners. LifeLabs also partners with healthcare providers to transform and manage laboratory organizations to better meet the complex healthcare challenges of today and tomorrow.
This is a Regular part-time role working the afternoon shift. LifeLabs’ facilities are also known as “teaching laboratories,” offering opportunities to share knowledge in a collaborative environment, 24-hour medical support through our Medical Science team and Medical library, and the ability to teach our college and university student placements.
Your responsibilities will include:
•Conducting a wide range of diagnostic and interpretive specimen testing
•Performing, interpreting and releasing results, while ensuring the confidentiality of patient information.
•Identifying incidents and non-conformities, participating in the development of effective corrective action plans, escalating as appropriate and driving continuous improvement.
•Assisting with the evaluation and implementation of new technology.
•Participating in problem solving in work organization and workflow.
Are You a Good Fit?
LifeLabs is seeking individuals who can work collaboratively in a fast-paced team environment, while adhering to LifeLabs’ standards of safety, accuracy and efficiency. Do you have:
•College diploma or University degree in Medical Laboratory Science, or equivalent education and/or experience.
•CMLTO registered with good standing in Cytology.
•Excellent communication skills to enable you to relate with a wide variety of people.
•Good computer skills and knowledge.
•Problem solving skills, including the ability to identify and follow-up on issues.
•Ability to maintain the strictest standards of safety, patient privacy and confidentiality.
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This is a Regular Part Time position. Please contact Chantelle.May@lifelabs.com if you have any questions or would like to apply to the role.
Talent Acquisition Specialist