Specimen Processing Specialist in Utica, NY at Pride Health

Date Posted: 12/8/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Utica, NY
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Pride Health is seeking a Specimen Processing Specialist to join our team for an awesome opportunity! This is a multi-discipline position with 3 primary components: specimen accessioning, sample splitting/sorting and data entry.


  • Performs all paperwork, technical, and non-technical procedures required to process and submit specimens.
  • Assigns specific computer generated identification numbers, checks for accuracy, and records all items processed.
  • Forwards accessioned specimens to designated laboratory location(s); and locating and correcting any discrepancies.
  • Must be able to perform eSIS audits to resolve any outstanding problems.
  • Learns and keeps familiar with lab procedures and location of stored specimens.
  •  Operates data entry terminals and automated data systems, follows standard sequences/coding when entering data and corrects, edits, and/or verifies data entered into automated systems.
  • Locates specimens and pulls from various departments as requested. 


  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • 1 to 3 years of experience in a clinical laboratory setting preferred 

If you are interested please apply to this posting directly or email resumes to april.branch@pride-health.com