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MLS Medical Lab Scientist

We Are Hiring

MLS Medical Lab Scientist 

Full-Time, Rotating

Ascension Via Christi Hospital Manhattan - Manhattan, KS

Why Join Ascension?

Via Christi Health's rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region dates back more than 100 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, Via Christi Health, part of Ascension, is the largest provider of healthcare services in Kansas. Based in Wichita, we serve Kansas and northeast Oklahoma through our doctors, hospitals, senior villages and health services.

 

Manhattan, affectionally known as the “Little Apple”, is a college town called home to roughly 55,800 people; and is a quick two-hour drive from Kansas City.  Manhattan is nationally ranked as the second-best place to live per Livability.com’s 2018 Top 100 Best Places to Live list; and as one of the Top 10 Best College Towns.  Kansas State University is a true asset to the community providing entertainment and opportunity for students and non-students alike.  Manhattan’s Aggieville also provides plenty of entertainment, shopping, and dining opportunities.  As for outdoor activities, the Little Apple offers over 40 miles of trails; and is one of only four bike-friendly communities in the state.  Riley County, in which Manhattan resides, was ranked 3rd best out of a total of 103 in the 2018 County Health Rankings for Kansas.

 

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Via Christi Health, you will have the opportunity to perform routine diagnostic/analytic testing of laboratory specimens, and interprets, documents and reports test results in compliance with department procedures and applicable regulations.

Responsibilities:

  • Implements, validates, and reports laboratory test results.
  • Performs instrument maintenance and troubleshooting.
  • Conducts quality control and quality assurance testings.
  • Maintains supplies needed for performance of tests.
  • Assists with data collection or special projects as assigned.
  • Assists in documentation and submission of all required laboratory, departmental and staff statistics/reports.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • One or more of the following:
      • Certified Medical Technologist (ASCP) credentialed from the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC) obtained within 18 Months (1 1/2 year) of hire date or job transfer date. 
      • Certified Medical Lab Scientist (ASCP) credentialed from the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC) obtained within 18 Months (1 1/2 year) of hire date or job transfer date. 
      • Certified Medical Tech credentialed from the American Medical Technologists (AMT) obtained within 18 Months (1 1/2 year) of hire date or job transfer date. Certification through the American Board of Bioanalysis (ABB) or the American Board of Registry (AAB) will also be accepted.

Education:

Bachelor's degree required within 4 months of hire or job transfer date; degree in Med Tech preferred.

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.
 
Please see the link below for more information.
 
 
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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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Job ID: 357470
Category: Laboratory
Facility: KSWIC VC Hospital Manhattan
Ministry: Ascension Via Christi, KS
Location: Manhattan, KS

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