Participates in the evaluation of new laboratory techniques and procedures
Assists with data collection and special projects, as assigned
Assists in the documentation and submission of required laboratory, departmental, and staff statistics/reports
Performs assigned pre-analytical activities related to laboratory testing, which may include general and analytical equipment maintenance, function checks and documentation; specimen collection as needed; biological specimen processing; cleaning and disinfection of selected or assigned laboratory equipment and spaces; quality control and calibration performance; and other pre-analytical activities
Receives, prioritizes, and processes specimens in a timely manner to meet or exceed turnaround time standards.
Performs post-analytical non-result reporting activities related to laboratory testing in accordance with established procedures. Provides and acts on technical and support information related to the elements of laboratory testing for all age groups, neonatal through geriatric patients
Reads all Laboratory documents – SOPs and Forms for assigned area
What You Will Need:
Bachelor's degree in a chemical, biological or clinical laboratory science or medical technology field
Eligible for state licensure as a Medical Laboratory Technologist or equivalent term for assigned work area based on the state regulatory agencies
Eligible for national certification as Medical Laboratory Technologist/Scientist or equivalent as required by respective state
Appropriate state licensure and/or appropriate national certification if required to be obtained within 120 days of hire
The Medical Laboratory Scientist LP is responsible for laboratory support procedures, including processing of all laboratory specimens in all areas of the clinical laboratory. Maintains accurate laboratory records. Follows laboratory policies and procedures; maintains quality control practices in the Laboratory. Acquires state licensure and/or national certification within 120 days of hire.
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