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Laboratory Assistant
Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 2:52pm
Summary- Performs water analysis; performs clinical laboratory tests; assists in preparing and maintaining lab reports and files. Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Prepares exam rooms for sexually transmitted disease (STD) clinics, including; wiping of surfaces with disinfectant, handling and proper disposal of biohazard waste, preparation of disinfectants and autoclaves exam instruments; Helps prepare lab for testing by folding forms and preparing water test bottles for distribution. Maintains inventory of water test bottles in front reception area. Communicates with administrative assistants in regard to water sample processing. Prepares specimen canisters and labels for use in the lab. Performs water analysis, including setting up water samples for bacteriology testing, reading results after 24-hour incubation, and reporting and maintaining results/files; Performs clinical laboratory tests, including performing microscopic examinations of samples, performing blood screenings for syphilis, preparing blood specimens for analysis by reference lab, maintaining records and reporting results, and maintaining a database for patient results. Complies with policies and procedures delineated in the current “Employee Handbook and Personnel Policies of Brazos County, Texas” and department supplements.
Contact Info:
Brazos County Health District
201 N. Texas Avenue
Bryan, TX 77803
(979) 361-5715
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