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Medical Lab Scientist - PRN - Days

Company: Bon Secours
Location: Newport News
Posted on: June 16, 2022

Job Description:

Medical Lab Scientist - PRN - DaysApply NowRequisition R118583 Market Newport News, Virginia Department Chemistry - Mary Immaculate Shift Days Schedule Part-timeThank you for considering a career at Bon Secours!Mary Immaculate - Newport NewsSummary of Primary Function/General Purpose of PositionMedical Laboratory Scientists (sometimes referred to as clinical laboratory scientists, or medical technologists) are responsible for performing all aspects of testing on patient samples in an attempt to detect the absence or presence of a number of diseases. These medical professionals may examine a host of different types of samples, including various body fluids, feces, cells and tissues. Upon conclusion of the testing, the Medical Laboratory Scientist will report back to the ordering physician and consult with him or her about the results.Essential Job FunctionsPerforms routine and complex laboratory procedures; interprets and analyzes results.Identifies and corrects problems within the scope of training and education.Operates, maintains, troubleshoots, and validates lab equipment.Performs, records, and evaluates Quality Control.Assists Lead, Supervisor, or Manager with inventory, schedules, and safety.Conducts competency assessments.May be responsible for developing and evaluating new methods of testing, depending on their experience and position.This document is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, or working conditions associated with the job. Employees may be required to perform other job-related duties as required by their supervisor, subject to reasonable accommodation.Licensing/CertificationMLS Medical Lab Scientist Certification or eligible by a nationally recognized certification agency (preferably ASCP) (required)EducationBachelors, Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Laboratory Science/Biomedical Science/Biology/Biochemistrythrough a Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) approved program (required)Work ExperienceExternship program completed (required)TrainingNoneSkillsActive ListeningService OrientationCoordinationVerbal and Written Communication SkillsProblem SolvingCustomer ServiceOrganizationTime ManagementKeyboardingMicrosoft OfficeTelephone SkillsLab Information SystemsLaboratory Diagnostic TestsAnalyze dataLaboratory equipmentQuality assurance and controlDocumentationFDA health laws and regulations.Medical TerminologyWorking ConditionsPeriods of high stress and fluctuating workloads may occurMay be exposed to physical altercations and verbal abuseMay be exposed to high noise levels and bright lightsMay be exposed to limited hazardous substances or body fluids*May be exposed to human blood and other potentially infectious materials*May have periods of constant interruptionsProlonged periods of working aloneOther: Intermittent exposure to fumes and odors

  • Individuals in this position are required to exercise universal precautions, use personal protective equipment and devices, and learn the policies concerning infection control.Physical RequirementsLifting/Carrying (0-50 lbs.) 1-33%Lifting/Carrying (50-100 lbs.) 1-33%Push/Pull (0-50 lbs.) 1-33%Push/Pull (50-100 lbs.) 1-33%Stoop/Kneel 1-33%Crawling 1-33%Climbing 1-33%Balance 67-100%Bending 1-33%Sitting 67-100%Walking 67-100%Standing 67-100%Additional Physical Requirements/HazardsManual dexterity (eye/hand coordination)Perform shift workManeuver weight of patientsHear alarms/telephone/audio recorderReach above shoulderRepetitive arm/hand movementsFinger DexterityColor VisionAcuity - farAcuity - nearDepth perceptionUse of latex productsExposure to toxic/caustic/chemicals/detergentsExposure to moving mechanical partsExposure to dust/fumesExposure to potential electrical shockExposure to x ray/electromagnetic energyExposure to high pitched noisesGaseous risk exposurePatient PopulationNeonates (0-4 weeks)Infant (1-12 months)Pediatrics (1-12 years)Adolescents (13-17 years)Adults (18-64 years)Geriatrics (65 years and older)Bon Secoursis an equal opportunity employer.Many of our opportunities reward* your hard work with:
    • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
    • Prescription drug coverage
    • Flexible spending accounts
    • Life insurance w/AD&D
    • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify
    • Paid time off
    • Educational Assistance
    • And much more
      • Benefits offerings vary according to employment statusScheduled Weekly Hours:0.01Work Shift:DaysDepartment:Chemistry - Mary ImmaculateAll applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If youd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com.Apply Now

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