Apprentice Medical Laboratory/Data Entry Assistant
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The Doctors Laboratory
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Apprentice Medical Laboratory/Data Entry Assistant
1 available
  1. To enter patient details and coded test information into the laboratory computer system in an accurate and expeditious manner.
  2. To be familiar with the laboratory computer systems, including confident use of the test/client libraries, TDL intranet and referral database during data entry.
  3. To be aware of invoicing/billing rules that applies to certain clients and source codes.
  4. General scanning, filling and archiving of request forms and other hard copy data.
  5. To be familiar with the telephone system (e.g. placing calls on hold/transferring calls) in order to receive incoming calls to the department and deal with them appropriately, through a broad knowledge of the company’s operations.
  6. To maintain your own knowledge and skills to perform the job as detailed in this job description. Including actively updating your training record and reading the SOPs provided.
  7. To maintain a level of service and professionalism as expected, by the company, of the jobholder. Ensuring that all procedures are documented and updated as required.
  8. To handle queries relating to data entry in a timely and professional manner.
  9. To report any errors or delays with electronic requests due to non-linking.
Apprenticeship summary
To undertake laboratory, clerical and telephone work within the Sample Reception Area.
Requirements and prospects

GCSE A-C in Maths, English and IT 

There is no course for this apprenticeship