Clinical Laboratory Scientist - Clinical Laboratory *$10,000 Sign-on Bonus
Company: St. Joseph Health
Posted on: November 22, 2021
We are looking for a Clinical Laboratory Scientist for the
Clinical Laboratory at NorCal HealthConnect. Apply Today!
Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some
additional questions from our Modern Hire system. Up to $10,000
Sign-On Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all
conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic
benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin
on your first day of employment. Location: Petaluma, CA Work
Schedule: Part Time - 48 Biweekly Hours Shift: 8-hour, Nights Job
Summary: Performs a wide variety of clinical laboratory tests
classified as waived, moderate and high complexity tests and
procedures according to established standards; maintains and
calibrates highly scientific equipment; serves as a resource to
others relative to technical questions; participates in QC/QA
activities relative to the laboratory. Essential Functions:
- Perform lab specimen testing for all ages of patients in order
to provide accurate and timely diagnostic data in accordance with
established procedures and policies.
- Evaluate the validity of results to determine if the value is
outside the expected norms and documents and verbally reports all
panic and critical test results to patient care area according to
- Perform quality control studies, calibration, and equipment
maintenance to ensure accuracy of clinical lab data; recognize and
report problems and document corrective action.
- Demonstrate effective organization and set appropriate
priorities by completing assignments within prescribed
- Contributes to the effective communication needs of the
department by providing timely and accurate communication in a
positive manner, assisting callers or visitors.
- Maintain a safe, clean environment for all members of the
health care team including collecting and disposing of specimens
and other contaminated material according to established procedure
with adherence to standards of infection control and blood/body
fluid precautions and protective equipment when necessary.
- Demonstrate and maintain commitment for self- growth and
competency including completion of all mandatory education
requirements according to hospital and department standards and
state licensing standards.
- Participates in department activities, provide input into staff
discussion, problem solving effort and follow-up.
- Effectively uses all computer equipment, programs, and
instrument interfaces related to departmental operating functions.
- Knowledge and aptitude for basic computer and secretarial
- Answer telephone, demonstrating telephone etiquette.
- Organization and problem-solving skills.
- Evaluative and interpretive skills.
- Adapts to rapidly changing conditions in the work
- Communication skills, both verbal and written.
- Interpersonal skills.
- Knowledge of medical terminology and troubleshooting and
maintaining sophisticated lab instruments. Minimum Position
Requirements: Education: Coursework/Training of 1 year internship
in an approved Medical Technology program. Licenses/Certifications:
California state license as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist.
Preferred Position Qualifications: Education: Bachelor's Degree
Experience: 1 year of Experience in a clinical laboratory in an
acute care laboratory. Providence St. Joseph Health (Providence)
has worked for decades to improve health and quality of life in
California's North Bay region, starting in Sonoma County, where the
Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange opened the doors of Santa Rosa
Memorial Hospital in 1950. Today, we continue the mission begun by
the Sisters to those we serve through an integrated spectrum of
primary, urgent, acute, outpatient, palliative care and regional
referral services. Sonoma County facilities aligned with Providence
include the 278-bed Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, the region's only
Level II trauma center. In addition, the 80-bed Petaluma Valley
Hospital and 43-bed Healdsburg Hospital are secular (non-religious)
affiliates of Providence. Our services also encompass three Urgent
Care centers, Hospice of Petaluma, Memorial Hospice and North
County Hospice, the Annadel Medical Group doing business as St.
Joseph Health Medical Group, as well as the St. Joseph Home Care
Network (post-acute care services). We act as a regional referral
hub for outlying hospitals, while also providing outpatient
behavioral health care, education to promote health and prevent
chronic disease, rehabilitation, oral health care, community
benefit programs, and more, all fostering health and quality of
life throughout the area. Providence provides equal employment
opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age,
disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements,
Providence complies with applicable state and local laws governing
nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the
company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and
conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement,
promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of
absence, compensation and training. Positions specified as "on
call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled
on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies. Company:
Sonoma County Entities Category: Clinical Laboratory Scientist/
Microbiologist Req ID: R346064
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