Sanford Health Aberdeen , SD 57401
Medical Laboratory Scientist Core Lab Aberdeen
Hours Per Shift:
Collects and processes lab specimens and performs clinical laboratory testing, including manual and automated methods, in accordance with laboratory policies and procedures. Responsible for pre-analytical, analytical, and post-analytical phases of testing.
Ensures all medical laboratory safety standards and quality requirements are met. Serves as a laboratory resource to other health care personnel. Must utilize critical and independent judgement in decision-making and problem-solving.
Adheres to established internal standards and procedures abstracted from Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Adheres to relevant policies and ethics for clinical laboratory testing. Collects medical specimens with strict adherence to established procedures and test requisitions.
Identifies available resources and support systems for troubleshooting. Maintains current certifications in specialty and continues education when necessary. Presents a professional image, especially when dealing with customers.
Promotes organizational learning through knowledge management, training and development, and sharing key experiences. Works with quality assurance methods, tools and techniques.
Sanford Aberdeen Medical Center lab is located in a 48-bed, full-service hospital is attached to Sanford Aberdeen Clinic. Sanford Aberdeen Medical Center is a state-of-the-art hospital, newly built in 2012 to meet the growing health care needs of the Aberdeen region.
Sanford Aberdeen Medical Center lab is a CAP accredited full service lab offering Chemistry, Hematology, Microbiology, Blood Bank, Urinalysis, Body Fluids, Coagulation and Immunoassay testing 24 hours a day. Aberdeen is a family friendly, growing and thriving community with a college and a university along with numerous indoor and outdoor activities for all ages. This is a full time position of 72 hours a pay period, 36 hours a week, working on the evening shift.
Health, Dental, and Vision
Disability and Life insurance
Accident, critical illness, cancer and universal life insurance, as well as LegalShield and IDShield
401(k) Retirement Savings with employer match
Paid Time Off
Profile by Sanford
Possess a national certification for Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) through an approved Health and Human Services (HHS) agency, for example American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or be registry eligible. Certification as a Medical Technologist (MT) also acceptable.
Registry eligible candidates must successfully complete the Board of Registry examination within 12 months of employment. If working in North Dakota (ND), must be licensed by the ND Board of Clinical Laboratory Practice. Maintain continuing education credits equivalent to the state requirements as needed for license and certifications.
May be required to have Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. Bachelors degree in Laboratory or Biological Sciences required.
About Sanford Health:
At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.
Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.
We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.
In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.
We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.
We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community,
across the region and around the world.
The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.
We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.
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Req Number: req24823