Penn State Health St. Joseph Regional Health Network
Work Type: Part Time
Shift: Varied Hours: Eight (8) hours
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.
At least one 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.
Alternative for external candidates: Eligible to take the ASCP Board of Review exam for Medical Laboratory Scientist, MLS (ASCP)CM.*
*Certification must be obtained within 6 months of hire in order to retain position.
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