University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Health Services 277

STUDENT HEALTH LABORATORY ASSISTANT

Assists professional health care staff. Student may be required to:

  • Perform moderately-complex level tests under the supervision of a senior staff member
  • Perform simple laboratory tests (i.e., dipstick urine, occult blood, rapid strep screen) per established procedures
  • Collect lab specimens
  • Adhere to Infection Control Guidelines
  • Complete paperwork, filing, data entry and other clerical duties
  • Prepare specimens for dispatch
  • Stock laboratory supplies
  • Attend training sessions and staff meetings
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as directed

Requirements:

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Attention to detail
  • Allied Health majors preferred