In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority, patient safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone at VIHA; as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.
The Laboratory & ECG Assistant performs laboratory procedures, including blood and other specimen collection, Electro Cardiogram (ECG) testing and related procedures, and a variety of clerical duties.
Education, Training And Experience
Grade 12, completion of a recognized Laboratory Assistant Training Program; and one (1) year recent related experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Skills And Abilities
Keyboard at 25 wpm.
Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Deal with others effectively.
Operate related equipment.
Physically able to carry out the duties of the position.