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Position Description

The Support I, Laboratory (Lab) performs a cross –functional rotation between jobs with similar levels of responsibility throughout the laboratory. These positions would include the Processor, Specimen I, Associate I, Material Handler and the Specialist I, Cash Posting. This position reports to Manager, Logistics (Lab).



1. Specimen Processing:

Receives, processes, and accessions all specimens for testing in

designated lab departments

Unloads and unpacks specimens and routes specimens by type to

various areas


2. Material Handling:

• Identifies re-useable items versus damaged or soiled

• Cuts boxes, processes air bills, records shipments. Performs and

records department maintenance for functions and equipment used


• Sorts specified material

• Labels boxes for shipment

• Constructs boxes and fill with proper materials


3. Cash Posting:

• Applies payments and/or denials to the appropriate patient claim


• Balances all posted amounts to check and batch amount;

troubleshoot as necessary

• Resolves any out-of-balance conditions

• Researches difficult Remittance Advices for resolution to avoid

posting to the unapplied cash account


4. Other duties as assigned. 5%

Total Allocation of Time 100%

Here is what you can expect when you join our Village: 
  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.    


Basic computer skills and proficiency in MS Excel, Word, and



Medical terminology training or exposure


One to Two (1-2) years of distribution center/warehouse or

related experience


Six (6) months medical office or data entry experience


50 wpm typing speed


Strong 10 –key skills by touch

Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.
Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply. 
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Position Summary

  • Job Title: Laboratory Support
  • Job Function: Other - Corporate Office
  • Location: 1991 Industrial Drive, Deland, Florida