Penn State Health St. Joseph Regional Health Network Location: US:PA:Reading Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.0 Shift: Night Shift Weekend Hours: Friday-Monday 10-hour shift
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Under minimal supervision is responsible for independently performing and reporting all test analyses according to physician orders in accordance with laboratory policies and procedures, FDA, CAP, AABB, OSHA, CLIA, and JCAHO regulations to facilitate optimum quality patient care. Tests are used in the diagnosis and treatment of disease and include specimen processing, test performance and maintaining of test results. Some procedures are complex and require professional judgment.
Bachelor's Degree in the field of medical technology or related science required.
Minimum one (1) year of clinical lab experience preferred.
ASCP or equivalent certification as a Medical Laboratory Scientist / Clinical Laboratory Scientist/ Medical Technologist.
If certified after 2004, ASCP Certification Maintenance must be current.
Eligible to take the ASCP Board of Review exam for Medical Laboratory Scientist, MLS (ASCP)CM. Certification must be obtained within six (6) months of hire in order to retain position.
Excellent computer skills
Proficient in Work and Excel
Excellent organizational skills
Excellent teaming skills
Excellent problem solving skills
Ability to work independently
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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