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Specimen Accessioner 

About the Organization Acutis ( is a specialized medical laboratory that complements its hard science with the soft skills of its support teams. This combination allows practitioners to diagnose and treat with greater confidence and with ease.

Acutis serves the medical community and related fields by providing rapid, reliable diagnostic insights that impact clinical decisions in:

-infectious disease

-clinical toxicology for substance use testing and medication monitoring


We are a biomedical specialty laboratory that has no tolerance for error.

A company as thorough as it is principled: dedication to the advancement of medical testing, industry-leading turnaround time, and world-class service.

Every sample we take and every report we relay is prepared with this end in mind:

to provide our customers with the highest level of certainty possible.

With a service-first mindset, specialized laboratory capabilities, and the agility to adapt as next-generation therapies evolve, Acutis stands at the Service of Science.

Additionally, building on our platform of advanced science and technology, we have introduced to healthcare professionals to Acutis Reveal™, molecular tests for infectious diseases. These new tests offer physicians and clinicians a greater degree of certainty than any standard or traditional test can. These new products offer further evidence of Acutis' passion for innovative technologies and strategies.

Acutis conducts pioneering research for diagnostic services. We employ NGS, targeted PCR, LC-MS/MS, enhanced microbiology techniques and algorithm-based software to develop new diagnostic solutions.

EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

Acutis Diagnostics is a growing clinical laboratory with locations in Hicksville, NY and Monmouth Junction, NJ. We pride ourselves on providing expert, accurate and concise results as a product of our highly talented and passionate team of professionals. We believe the team we build today will be the foundation of our future success.

The Specimen Accessioning staff supports the laboratory technologists with sample intake. This entails following all relevant SOPs in receiving, opening and logging newly received specimens for subsequent analysis

The Specimen Accessioner's primary responsibilites are as follows:

  • Accept delivery of specimens for couriers
  • Open incoming bags of specimens
  • Sort specimens by category
  • Match information on specimen containers to that written on the requisition
  • Input patient and client demographics into LIS
  • Note any exceptions in specimen quality and missing identifiers
  • Label aliquot tubes and requisition sheets
  • Aliquot specimens
  • Assist in maintaining Rejection Log
  • Dispose of biologically hazardous materials in accordance with laboratory policies and procedures
  • Dispose of garbage in your work area
  • Dispose of processed samples in accordance with laboratory policies and procedures
  • Provide assistance in scanning requisitions
  • Disinfect all surfaces in your work space at the end of shift
  • Maintain patient and client confidentiality

Education Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or Equivilent
Position Requirements


High School Diploma required

Bachelor's degree or Associate Degree preferred

1-2 years experience in laboratory accessioning perferred

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Type 50-60 words per minute

Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook

Ability to lift 20 pounds

Extremely detail-oriented with strong organizational and analytical skills

What you should bring to the team:

Enthusiasm and an entrepreneurial spirit

Strong interpersonal skills fostering a positive environment

Effective communication with all levels of staff

Job Hours: Monday to Friday 5:00 AM to 1:30 PM (as per business needs these hours may change)

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  

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