MEDICAL LAB SCIENTIST (MLS) / MEDICAL LAB TECH (MLT)

Your Career. Our Company. Together, We Grow. At Southern Illinois Healthcare (SIH), we realize that in order to provide our surrounding communities with excellent care, we must begin by providing our employees with that same care and appreciation. We offer rich opportunities to develop and grow professionally, an environment of excellence in patient care, and the awareness that everything we accomplish is a direct outgrowth of the superb efforts and dedication of our employees. As a non-profit system of almost 4000 employees in Carbondale, IL, we have won national acclaim for our cancer, cardiac, stroke, bariatric, breast imaging, and rehabilitation services. The MEDICAL LAB SCIENTIST (MLS) / MEDICAL LAB TECH (MLT) is responsible for collecting, processing, and performing testing of patient specimens. Days/Evenings. Responsibilities
    Supports and communicates Laboratory initiatives and philosophies.Collects, Processes and Receives specimens (including blood, urine, fecal, body fluid) to be analyzed in all departments of the clinical laboratory (listed above). Evaluates and solves problems related to collection and processing of biological specimens of analysis of all age ranges.Participates in the evaluation of new techniques and procedures in the laboratory in terms of personnel, equipment, cost and establishment of reference intervals; writes and revises technical procedures.Performs complex laboratory procedures; recognizes deviation from expected results; analyzes and corrects problems using scientific principles.Analyzes quality control data, makes judgments concerning results and takes appropriate action to maintain accuracy and precision.Answers inquiries regarding test results, methodology, test specificity and sensitivity, and specific factors that influence test results.Reviews all instrument indicators and temperature monitors for laboratory departmentsResponsible for maintaining self-competency in laboratory skills. Qualifications Bachelor’s degree (or Associates Degree for grandfathered personnel)CLS or MT (ASCP) or equivalentNew MT Graduate must pass certification exam within 6 months of employment start dateCompletes 12 units of CEU (Continuing Education Units) annually #PIQresearchPandoLogic. Keywords: Medical Technologist (MT), Location: Carbondale, IL - 62902
    Posted
    11/25/2021
    Location
    Carbondale, IL, US
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