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Medical Lab Scientist (Blood Bank)

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Technologist-Blood Bk/Transfsn - Blood Bank Anc 001 - PRN, Rotating - ASV Riverside Hospital - Jacksonville, FL

This position is for weekend night shift (10pm to 6am).  It could be every Friday Night, every other Friday night and Saturday night, it could be every Friday and Saturday night, or even every other Friday Night.

Ascension St. Vincent’s, based in Jacksonville, Florida, has served the people of Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia since 1873. It is home to the largest cardiovascular program between Atlanta and Orlando. From its humble beginning to its current status as a regional healthcare system, Ascension St. Vincent's is widely recognized for delivering quality, compassionate care.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

As an Associate with St. Vincent's HealthCare-FL, you will have the opportunity to perform routine diagnostic/analytic testing of laboratory specimens, and interpret, document and report test results under the supervision of a medical technologist/medical laboratory scientist.

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

  • Demonstrates in depth knowledge of the policies and procedures for patient preparation, sample requirements, specimen collection, and pre-analytical factors that affect sample quality

  • Responsible for training and mentoring of staff and students

Required Qualifications:

  • Licensed in the state of Florida as a Medical Technologist for Immunohematology and/or Blood Banking
  • One or more of the following:
      • Clinical Laboratory Technologist credentialed from the Florida Board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Florida license must include qualification in Chemistry, Hematology, Microbiology, Immunohematology and Serology.

      • Clinical Laboratory Supervisor credentialed from the Florida Board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Florida license must include qualification in Chemistry, Hematology, Microbiology, Immunohematology and Serology.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

    • MLS (ASCP) or MT (ASCP)

Education:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required

Work Experience:

  • None required

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Vincent's Healthcare (SVHC) will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
 
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: 384752
Category: Laboratory
Ministry: Ascension St. Vincent's, FL
Location: Jacksonville, FL

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