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Medical Laboratory Scientist (PRN) - Lab-Clinical

Company: Lakeland (Fla.) Regional Medical Center
Location: Lakeland
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Position Information Work Type: As needed. Based on availabilty and the needs of the department.Exempt: No Work Schedule: Flexible Hours and/or Flexible ScheduleWork Hours per Biweekly Pay Period: 8 Shift Time: FlexibleLocation: Medical Center, US:FL:Lakeland Position SummarySummary:Responsible for working within the scope of laboratory policies and procedures to provide specimen processing, test performance and result reporting. Performs test procedures authorized by the Medical Laboratory Director; with the degree of skill commensurate with individual education, training, experience and technical abilities. Insure that all laboratory testing is performed according to established protocols or procedures. Exercise professional judgment in evaluation and assessment of test performance, sample integrity, result accuracy and validity. Follows all safety practices and maintains ongoing competency to ensure high quality testing services. He/she also supports professional development. Position DetailsDetailed responsibilities:* People At The Heart Of All We Do- Fosters an inclusive and engaged environment through teamwork and collaboration.- Ensures patients and families have the best possible experiences across the continuum of care.- Communicates appropriately with patients, families, team members, and our community in a manner that treasures all people as uniquely created.* Safety And Performance Improvement- Behaves in a mindful manner focused on self, patient, visitor, and team safety.- Demonstrates accountability and commitment to quality work.- Participates actively in process improvement and adoption of standard work.* Stewardship- Demonstrates responsible use of LRH's resources including people, finances, equipment and facilities.- Knows and adheres to organizational and department policies and procedures.* Standard Work Duties: Medical Technologist (PRN)- Participates in day-to-day operations in the laboratory to facilitate workflow, maximize output, and decrease turnaround times- Follows laboratory procedures for specimen handling and processing, test analysis, reporting and maintaining records of patient results- Utilizes job knowledge, judgment, and problem solving skills to ensure specimen quality- Operates, troubleshoots, and takes appropriate action when needed on all test systems- Identifies issues that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results and takes appropriate action including supervisory notification if indicated- Participates in laboratory quality assurance programs including proficiency testing- Follows established safety and biohazard procedures and standard precautions at all times. Disposes of biohazard waste following laboratory protocols (Laboratory Safety Manual and Chemical Hygiene Plan)- Monitor quality control of laboratory instruments and test assays. Communicate with supervisor as needed. Responsible for routine preventive maintenance, minor repair, and troubleshooting of instruments- Supports professional development by assisting with training and/or competency assessments for coworkers, new employees, and students.- Ensures exceptional customer service is provided through prompt follow-up to requests for information via telephone or computer Qualifications & ExperienceEducation:Essential:* Bachelor Degree Education equivalent experience:Essential:* Degree as Medical Laboratory Technician (ASCP) or equivalent with laboratory internship as required by CLIA '88 and State of Florida qualifications for licensure Other information:Licenses Essential: Maintain an active status for licensure as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist under the rules of Board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel (Department of Health/Division of Medical Quality Assurance) for the disciplines of practice that are performed. Completes required continuing education credits to maintain licensure. Certifications Preferred: National Registry (ASCP, etc.) at a Technologist level or higher Experience Essential: Completion of an approved MLS program Experience Preferred: Three to five years of experience in professional/technical role or other work appropriate to the team. (If STEP or PTD and normally scheduled to work less than 40 hrs/pay period, must have minimum of one year full time experience in acute care hospital.)

Keywords: Lakeland (Fla.) Regional Medical Center, Lakeland , Medical Laboratory Scientist (PRN) - Lab-Clinical, Healthcare , Lakeland, Florida

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