Laboratory Corporation of America Specimen Accessioner in Los Angeles, California
National Genetics Institute (NGI) is part of the LabCorp Specialty Testing Group. We provide advanced genetic testing services for blood screening, medical testing, clinical research, and direct to consumers through approved partners. The company offers industry leading expertise in both low and high density molecular and genomic technologies and has a strong tradition of exceptional quality and science. NGI has pioneered leading assays for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis A, B, and C (HAV, HBV, and HCV) viruses and other infectious agents including sensitive and high throughput methods for pooled specimen testing. NGI also offers production scale genome-wide and targeted genetic analysis services utilizing state of the art techniques. We are a licensed clinical laboratory by a number of state and federal agencies including CLIA and hold active Biologics Licenses from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Lastly, NGI is a certified Clinical Genetic Molecular Biology Scientist (CGMBS) training site and we offer opportunities for California Laboratory Scientist licensure training for approved employees.
Provides specimen management support for the Genomics operation.
Prepares laboratory specimens for designated departments/locations prior to laboratory analysis and testing. Unpacks specimens from branches or ports and routes specimens by type to various staging areas. Prepares all specimens received for testing in designated laboratory departments or locations such as staging of specimens, centrifuge, separate serum, and blood smears. Aliquots sample for departments. Prepares excess specimen samples for storage and resolves and document problem specimens.