Lab Associate- Team Leader - Full Time - Chelmsford at Atrius Health in Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Posted in Health Care 15 days ago.

Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Atrius Health is a nonprofit healthcare leader delivering a system of connected care that enables us to know our patients better so that we can serve them well. Across 32 clinical locations, more than 50 specialties and 825 physicians, we provide proactive, customized care to more than 720,000 adult and pediatric patients across eastern Massachusetts. The Atrius Health practices including Dedham Medical Associates, Granite Medical Group, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates and PMG Physician Associates - together with VNA Care - work in collaboration with hospital partners, community specialists and skilled nursing facilities, to develop innovative and effective ways of delivering care in the most appropriate setting, making it easier for patients to be healthy. We believe that by establishing a solid foundation of knowledge, understanding and trust with each of our patients, we enrich their health and enhance their lives.We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Team Leader/Phlebotomist in our Chelmsford practice. The Team Leader provides direction and support to staff to assure departmental effectiveness and efficiency. You will orient and train new staff, provide input into evaluating performance and may act as supervisor in absence of actual supervisor. You must jave the ability to exhibit a high level of technical skill and function as resource for other phlebotomists as well as fill in for staff as needed to provide appropriate support of the department. The Team Leader takes the lead role in ensuring department workflow is of a high quality and may act as point of contact for patient and clinician inquiries, problems and complaints, referring complex issues to appropriate resources. Other responsibilities may include scheduling, timesheet and payroll issues for staff. Education: U.S. High School diploma or GED or non-U.S. High School diploma deemed equivalent after evaluation of the diploma by either Center for Educational Documentation (CED) or North American Education Group (NAEG). Skills and Experience: Minimum of 2 years' experience as a phlebotomist required, with lead/supervisory experience preferred. Strong interpersonal skills needed with the ability to interact effectively with patients and medical professionals. Sound judgment and the ability to multi-task and make decisions in a fast-paced environment. Knowledge of medical terminology and certification for CPR preferred. Atrius Health is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal employment opportunity. All patients, employees, applicants, and other constituents of Atrius Health will be treated with respect and dignity regardless of race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, veteran status, marital/domestic partner status, parental status, sexual orientation and gender identity and/or expression, or other dimensions of diversity. Benefits Include:,* Generous Paid Time Off * 10 paid holidays,* Paid professional development,* Generous health and welfare benefit package. Atrius Health is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training, promoting or any other employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, military service or application for military service, veteran or disability status.Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws: Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA);Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO); and Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA).VEVRAA Federal ContractorRequest Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the statePDN-91b61c5d-7a65-4853-9783-71f9d573540e