Penn State Health Accessioning Clerk - Lab State College in State College, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:State College

Work Type: PRN

FTE: . 19

Shift: Day

Hours: 7am - 5pm


Responsible for performing venipuncture, patient registrations into hospital registration system, accessioning laboratory physicians orders into the laboratory information system, assuring proper handling of patient specimens, assuring accuracy of patient identification demographic and verifying insurance information. Maintain knowledge of regulations applicable to the lab and hospital to maintain constant compliance.


High school diploma plus 6 months experience in Phlebotomy required.


Good written and oral communications skills required.

Good customer services skills required.

Good computer skills required.

Knowledge of first aid required.


Medical Assistant experience or clerical experience in a medical setting preferred.

Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Non Bargained