The Clinical Laboratory Scientist performs a variety of standardized and highly specialized Biochemical, Hematological, Microbiological and Blood Banking, etc. analysis in the Clinical Laboratory. The Clinical Laboratory Scientist is responsible for the accuracy, reliability and timeliness of patient test results used for the diagnosis, management and treatment of patients.Â
Minimum Education:â¢Bachelor of Arts of Science and/or equivalent training for California Clinical Laboratory Scientist or California Specialty (Limited) License.Minimum Experience/Knowledge:â¢Minimum 1 year prior experience to include: specialized and complex analysis, computer experience, quality control, calibration, QC evaluation, inventory control, preventative maintenance, and quality improvement. â¢Minimum 1 year experience for CLS license and 2 years for a Limited license.Required License/Certification:â¢Valid Clinical Lab Scientist license or Limited license from the State of California. â¢ASCP certification preferred but not required.â¢Fire and Safety Certification. If employee does not have card upon hire one must be obtained within 30 days of hire and maintained by renewal before expiration date.
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