Trinity Health Microbiology- Medical Laboratory Scientist in Maywood, Illinois
Supports the delivery of patient care by performing laboratory testing that is utilized in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease. This includes waived, moderate and high complexity testing.
Now offering a $5,000 Sign-On Bonus
Position Requirements: Minimum Education: Required: Bachelor's Degree Minimum Experience: Required: None.Preferred: 1-2 years of previous job-related experience Licensure/Certifications: Required: Certified Medical Laboratory Scientist (ASCP) or equivalent Position Responsibilities: Performs all laboratory testing, including the pre-examination phase in accordance with standard operating procedures and accreditation guidelines to support the delivery of patient care. Conducts and documents established quality control procedures on analytical tests, equipment, reagents, media, and products; evaluates the results of quality control testing and implements corrective action according to established protocols to ensure the accuracy and quality of patient testing. Participates in the validation of laboratory methods and procedures to meet the changing health care needs of our patients. Recognizes and documents problems that may adversely affect test performance or the reporting of test results. Performs routine maintenance functions to ensure the proper operation of the laboratory equipment. Participates in the laboratory's proficiency testing program ensuring that these samples are tested in the same manner as patient specimens.
Job Number: 00115871
Location: Maywood, IL
Organization Name: Loyola University Medical Center
Facility: LUHS-Loyola University Medical Center
Employment Type: Full time
Shift: Day Shift