Accession Clerk

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: February 9, 2018

Organization: Greenwood Genetic Center

Location: Greenwood

City: Greenwood

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Requirements:

Education Requirements:

Minimum High School Diploma

Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in related medical field is preferred

Job Description:

The Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) has an immediate opening for an Accession Clerk on the Greenwood campus. The Accession Clerk is responsible for receiving and triaging biological laboratory samples shipped by multiple courier services to the diagnostic laboratory.  These samples are processed and triaged prior to testing using regulatory guidelines established by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Duties include sorting specimens by category and RUSH status with barcoding and recording of sample information upon receipt, noting any deviations from regulatory guidelines and established administrative policies of GGC.   

The Accession Clerk handles samples that may include whole blood, serum, plasma, urine, saliva, skin biopsy, DNA, fibroblasts, lymphoblastoid cell lines, dried blood spots, and tissue.  All tasks are performed using universal precautions following all regulatory safety requirements.

Maintaining a chain of custody for samples is also required to ensure specimen integrity.

All candidates are trained in patient confidentiality according to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), and personnel and patient safety requirements of the above stated regulatory agencies.

Interested candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume and list of professional references to:

E-mail: careers@ggc.org
Fax: (864) 388-1062; ATTN: Talitha Kay, Human Resource Generalist

Schedule:
Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm
Contact Name:
Talitha Kay
Contact Phone Number: 8649418125
Contact Email: tkay@ggc.org
Application Process:
Interested candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume and list of professional references to:

E-mail: careers@ggc.org
Fax: (864) 388-1062; ATTN: Talitha Kay, Human Resource Generalist