• Full Time
  • Atkinson

Website West Holt Medical Services

West Holt Medical Services is seeking applications for a Medical Lab Scientist! This position will be responsible for performing clinical laboratory testing in all areas of the department. There is a fair amount of independence with this position, so self-discipline and judgment are important. This individual will need proficiency in all areas of the clinical lab, including the use and limitations of the laboratory instrumentation and equipment, be able to learn new technology as lab medicine changes. Ability to work with patients of all ages and backgrounds will also be key in this role.

Education
Bachelors Degree in Medical Technology (MLS) or Associates degree from a two year MLT program and accreditation with ASCP or equivalent is preferred.  Proven track record of working collaboratively with physician and clinic personnel. Experience with an EMR is highly preferred.

Primary Duties
Demonstrates technical competency in laboratory testing including the performance of quality control.  Performs & documents routine quality control on all procedures and instruments.
Performs testing of all complexity in the laboratory.  Monitors test analyses and specimen examination to ensure acceptable levels of analytic performance is maintained.
Performs the preventative maintenance of laboratory equipment as outlined in the manuals.  Ensures that equipment is assessed and documented as required.
Completes all paperwork involved in the testing of patient samples.
Demonstrates clinical and technical competency in collection of specimens.  Handles specimens properly regarding collection, processing, and storage.

Full job description available upon request.

Benefits:
Competitive wage
Comprehensive benefit package for eligible employees

Please email completed application, cover letter and resume to Director of Human Resources, Kristi Thornburg at thornburgk@westholtmed.org.