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Med Lab Scientist II Blood Bank 32 hrs days 7 am to 3:30 pm (occasional evenings/nights as needed) and every other weekend and rotating holidays

Company: Tenet Healthcare Corporation
Location: Framingham
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Job Description:

GENERAL SUMMARY: Reporting directly to the supervisors of Chemistry, Hematology and Blood Bank as well as the Lab Operations Manager and indirectly to the Administrative Director of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • TECHNICAL - Performs laboratory procedures in all areas of the Laboratory: Chemistry, Hematology, Urinalysis, full scope Blood Bank and minimal Microbiology. Work in accordance with the departments Standard Operating Procedure to produce accurate results and complete testing within designated turn-around-times (TAT). Calls critical results to appropriate person(s) in a timely manner. Perform instrument maintenance and Quality Control with the ability to troubleshoot equipment and document results under the guidelines of the Quality Assurance program. Ensures that all equipment is clean and operational at all times, and that the work area is clean and safe. Must be able to read and understand policies and procedures. Maintains laboratory supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies. Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  1. COMMUNICATION - required reading includes emails and responding as necessary. Also required to read and understand posted information. Communicating with colleagues to ensure proper work flow of specimens, etc. Maintains inter- and intradepartmental work flow by fostering a spirit of cooperation. Maintains patient confidence and protects the hospital by keeping information confidential (HIPAA). Answers and responds to patient, physician and vendor questions and concerns.

  2. QC/QA - performs, evaluates and results Quality Control (QC) for both automated instruments and manual testing. Understands when to notify senior technologists or supervisors when QC is not in range. Completes on-line Midas safety reports for Quality Assurance reporting.

  3. DOCUMENTATION - Documents Continuing Education, including required on-line courses, as well as Webinars and off-site classes.

  4. SPECIAL DUTIES - additional responsibilities may be acquired over a period of time. In time, maybe asked to help train new employees. Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail.

OTHER JOB KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE AND REQUIREMENTS:

  • MLS/MT/MLT (ASCP) or equivalent. Completion of an Associates or Baccalaureate degree in a Clinical Laboratory Science or Medical Technology, or Baccalaureate Degree in related science from an accredited school. Meets the requirements and qualifies as a technologist under CFR 493.1433 CLIA laboratory regulations published March 14, 1990 (55 FR 9538). National certification eligible by ACSP, NCA, or HEW.
  1. At least one year of experience as a laboratory technologist, preferably as a Generalist. Is competent in all areas of Blood Bank, including antibody identification.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  1. Frequent standing, walking, and bending during course of duties. Concentrated attention required while performing testing.

  2. Frequent exposure to potentially hazardous chemicals, reagents, or specimens while performing tests.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned this job. They are not an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, knowledge, skills and abilities associated with the job.

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Keywords: Tenet Healthcare Corporation, Framingham , Med Lab Scientist II Blood Bank 32 hrs days 7 am to 3:30 pm (occasional evenings/nights as needed) and every other weekend and rotating holidays, Other , Framingham, Massachusetts

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