Medical Lab Scientist (MLS)
Company: Ascension Health
Posted on: October 10, 2018
Additional Job Information Title:Medical Lab Scientist (MLS) City, State: Mobile,AL Location: Providence Hospital Department: Lab Main Hospital Additional Job Details:Part-Time,Day,24 hours,Weekly About Us Thank you for your interest in Providence Hospital and its affiliated physician network, Providence Medical Group, longtime providers of quality healthcare to the people of Mobile. Known for its historic streets lined with massive live oaks, Mobile is a picturesque city situated on Mobile Bay near the Gulf of Mexico. More than 600,000 people call Mobile ?home.? Here you?ll find a family-oriented community steeped in rich southern tradition with an eye to the future. Delicious seafood from nearby waters, year-round recreational opportunities, good schools and affordable housing create the area?s desirable coastal lifestyle. Founded in 1854 by the Daughters of Charity, Providence Hospital is a 349-bed comprehensive healthcare facility for emergency, cardiovascular, cancer, orthopedics, obstetrics and surgical services. Outpatient services include an outpatient diagnostic center and a freestanding rehabilitation and wellness center. Providence has been designated a Blue Distinction Center by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama for spine, hip and knee surgeries and has earned Gold status from the American Heart Association for its congestive heart failure program, reflecting a high level of performance in patient safety and outcomes. Primary care services are provided by Providence Medical Group through offices located across southeastern Mississippi and southern Alabama. As part of Ascension ? the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world?s largest Catholic health system ? Providence offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Our associates consistently give high ratings to their workplace engagement and leadership?s support for their well-being. Every day, the work of our talented associates reflects an unwavering commitment to serve, to care and to heal. More information about Providence is available at www.providencehospital.org. Job Description Job Summary: The Medical Lab Scientist performs routine diagnostic/analytic testing of laboratory specimens, and interprets, documents and reports test results in compliance with department procedures and applicable regulations. Responsibilities: + Implements, validates, and reports laboratory test results. + Performs instrument maintenance and troubleshooting. + Conducts quality control and quality assurance testings. + Maintains supplies needed for performance of tests. + Assists with data collection or special projects as assigned. + Assists in documentation and submission of all required laboratory, departmental and staff statistics/reports. + Performs diagnostic/analytic testing of specimens. Interprets, documents and reports test results. + Verifies analytic accuracy, precision, sensitivity and references ranges for test methods. + Performs quality control testing, instrument maintenance and troubleshooting. + Serves as a resource to medical laboratory technicians and clinical staff as needed. Qualifications Licenses/Certifications/Registration: + Required Credential(s): + One or more of the following: + Medical Lab Scientist (ASCP)credentialed from theAmerican Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. + Medical Techcredentialed from theAmerican Medical Technologists (AMT)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Education: + Diploma + Associate's degree or Technical degree in a related field, or combination of High School degree and related experience required. + Associate's degree or Technical degree in a related field, or specific certification related to position preferred. Work Experience: + 2 Years Preferred Technical Experience. How To Apply Providence Hospital believes in transferring and promoting qualified employees to positions of increased responsibility or opportunity whenever that action is most appropriate. Please note: Associates must have completed the six month entry probation period before applying for transfer to another position. Please refer to Providence Hospital Transfer Policy 3.01.80 for additional information. Equal Employment Opportunity Providence Hospitalprovides equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), ethnic ornational origin, age (40 or over), citizenship, genetic information, or status as a disabled veteran or veteran of the Vietnam era. Providence Hospitalprovides equal employment opportunities for qualified disabled individuals. Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants. E-Verify Statement Providence Hospitalparticipates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.E-Verify (link to E-verify site) REQNUMBER: 272163-1A
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