Sanford Health

MLT or MLS - Core Lab

Location
Rock Rapids, Iowa
Salary
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Posted
Aug 26, 2019
Ref
11493
Industry
Healthcare
Role
Other
Job Type
Long-Term

Job Title: MLT or MLS | Core Lab | Rock Rapids

City: Rock Rapids

State: IA

Department : Core Lab - Rock Rapids

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Responsible for pre-analytical, analytical, and post-analytical phases of testing.
Follows standard operating procedures and ensures laboratory safety, quality and regulatory requirements are met. Serves as a laboratory resource to other health care personnel and collaborates with other departments across the enterprise. Demonstrates critical and independent judgment in decision-making and problem-solving. Performs other related duties as assigned.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

Works with quality assurance methods, tools and techniques. Promotes organizational learning through knowledge management, training and development, and sharing key experiences. Presents a professional image, especially when dealing with customers. Maintains current certifications in specialty and continues education when necessary. Identifies available resources and support systems for troubleshooting. Collects medical specimens with strict adherence to established procedures and test requisitions. Adheres to relevant policies and ethics for clinical laboratory testing. Adheres to established internal standards and procedures abstracted from Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

DEPARTMENT DETAILS

The Sanford Rock Rapids Clinic is a brand new clinic with a great friendly orientated working environment. Rock Rapids is only approx. 40 minutes away from the Sioux Falls Metro area. Clinic hours are Monday - Thursday from 7:00am-7:00pm, Fridays 7:00am-5:00pm and Saturdays from 8:00am - 12pm. The clinic is not open on Sundays or on holidays. This position will share the clinic hours between two other full time MLT/MLS employees with flexibility available. This is a full-time position working a variety of shifts for 64 hours every two weeks. Another option could be available to work 12 hours shifts rotated between the current lab staff. No call required.

QUALIFICATIONS

MLT: Associates degree in Laboratory Science
required. Possess a national certification for Medical Laboratory Technician
(MLT) or Clinical Laboratory Technician (CLT) through an approved Health and
Human Services (HHS) agency, for example American Society for Clinical Pathology
(ASCP); or be registry eligible. Registry eligible candidates must successfully
complete the Board of Registry examination within 12 months of employment. If
working in North Dakota (ND), must be licensed or have a provisional license,
by the ND Board of Clinical Laboratory Practice. Maintain continuing education
credits equivalent to the state requirements as needed for license and
certifications. May be required to have Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.

MLS: Bachelor’s degree in laboratory or
biological sciences required. Possess a national certification for Medical
Laboratory Scientist (MLS) through an approved Health and Human Services (HHS)
agency, for example American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or be registry
eligible. Certification as a Medical Technologist (MT) also acceptable.
Registry eligible candidates must successfully complete the Board of Registry
examination within 12 months of employment. If working in North Dakota (ND),
must be licensed by the ND Board of Clinical Laboratory Practice. Maintain
continuing education credits equivalent to the state requirements as needed for
license and certifications. May be required to have Basic Life Support (BLS)
certification.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.
Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.
We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.
In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.
We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.
We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.
The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.
We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.
Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.
If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application,
please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

City: Rock Rapids

State: IA

Job Function: Allied Health

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: WD11493

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