Medical Lab Scientist - Oro Valley - FT - Days
Opportunity for a full time MT/MLS at beautiful Oro Valley Hospital. This is a split AM / Afternoon position in the general lab. The successful candidate will have generalist experience including blood bank, chemistry, hematology and coagulation. Familiarity with Cerner LIS is a plus. Familiarity with standard concepts, practices, and procedures in the clinical laboratory is expected.
Up to $5,000.00 Sign on Bonus for Qualified/Experienced Medical Lab Scientist Only.
Summary - Performs moderate and high complexity tests in the clinical laboratory. Ensures that specimens are appropriate for test methodologies. Documents all quality control activities, instrument and procedural calibrations, and maintenance performed. Assist customers with information regarding laboratory testing in a pleasant and professional manner. Consistently monitors specimens to ensure that each specimen is appropriate for the test methodology utilized. Ensures that all tests are performed within turn around time limits with review of pending logs and stat boards to maintain compliance. Performs and documents quality control, calibration, and instrument maintenance per departmental procedure; documenting all corrective action taken when systems deviate from laboratory established performance criteria. Consistently uses critical thinking and problem solving skills to identify and correct issues that may adversely affect test performance or patient results. Performs proficiency testing within time guidelines as directed by departmental supervisors, and in the same manner as patient testing.
Oro Valley Hospital (OVH) is a 146-bed hospital that also has a freestanding emergency center and large physician group. With these varied access points, you have your choice of settings in which to work. Oro Valley Hospital’s culture centers around providing safe, quality care to patients, but also to foster a work environment based on teamwork, commitment to a shared goal and recognizing employees for all they do to care for our patients. Often described as a “family,” the staff at OVH take pride in doing the best they can to care for their community. OVH is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.