Atlantic Health System is currently seeking a Full Time Medical Lab Scientist III for the Core Lab department at Chilton Medical Center to work the 6:30am – 2:30pm shift 5 days per week.
Essential Functions/Responsibilities of Position:
Under the direction of the Laboratory Operations Manager and Laboratory Supervisor, the Lead Medical Laboratory Scientist will assist with the oversight of the daily operations in the Core Lab. This includes:
Maintaining a daily schedule of personnel to ensure all sections of the Chemistry and Hematology Laboratory are adequately staffed for the specimen volume
Oversee and participates in the technical operations including QA/QC checks, system maintenance issues, accuracy of test results, and general sample troubleshooting
Oversee laboratory staff in the performance of qualitative and quantitative test procedures
Act as a subject matter expert for technologists in the correlation of test data and implement solutions to problems in processing and delivering highly accurate patient data
Participate in QA/QC concerns, which relate to results data delivery and patient care
Be a direct liaison for calls from nursing units and physicians
Track and respond to questions relating to testing procedures and results.
Minimum Education Required:
ASCP certification required
Bachelors/Master’s degree in Clinical Laboratory Science or related science
Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology or related science
Minimum Experience Required:
Experience with laboratory regulations and/or CAP inspections
6 years’ experience as a Laboratory Technologist (or 4 years’ experience with a Master’s degree)
6 years’ experience in Chemistry/Hematology Clinical Laboratory
Knowledge of laboratory policies and procedures
Strong communication skills
Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 13th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.
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