Clinical Laboratory Scientist (Per Diem)
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About the Job: This position performs all aspects of laboratory testing in one or more sections of laboratory. Performs pre-analytic procedures, including test order entry, specimen collection, specimen processing and/or blood product handling. Performs analytic procedures, including testing of specimens and/or blood products, reviewing results and interpreting results. Performs post-analytic procedures, including result release/reporting, result correction/amendment, responding to inquiries, and specimen storage and retrieval. Ensures the accuracy and timeliness of test results and/or blood products by performing quality control testing, instrument maintenance and troubleshooting. About Sutter Coast Hospital: Resting on the scenic Northern California Coast, Sutter Coast Hospital continues to evolve to meet the changing needs of the residents of Crescent City, California and Brookings-Harbor, Oregon and the surrounding areas. As a part of Sutter Health - one of the nation's leading community-based, health care networks - we are a 49-bed, not-for-profit hospital, serving a population of approximately 43,000. Our services include a 24-hour emergency department, intensive care/critical care units, surgery, obstetrics, diagnostic imaging, laboratory, rehabilitation, skilled nursing, psychiatric care, senior care, and home health services. About Crescent City: Moderate in climate and nestled along a gorgeous ocean coastline with a surrounding mountain landscape, Crescent City is beautiful, peaceful, affordable, and perfect for those with a propensity for outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing, surfing, and camping. With lush groves of redwood trees and wildlife in abundance, it's a hidden gem and the ideal place to write the next chapter of your life, both professional and personal. Visit Crescent City by visitcalifornia.com Visit Crescent City by tripadvisor.com Visit Del Norte County California What's it like to live and work in Crescent City? Check it out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SKJQWDRbJbA Education/Licensure/Certification/Registration:: * Baccalaureate degree in Biology or a related science. * California Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) License. Required Experience: * Current experience as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist in one or more sections of the laboratory is highly desirable. * Experience providing laboratory testing for similar patient populations (examples include pediatric, neonatal, oncology, perinatal and cardiac) are highly desirable. * Experience working in a laboratory with a computerized laboratory information system is highly desirable. Knowledge: * Knowledge of theory and test application of clinical chemistry, hematology/microscopy and coagulation are required. Knowledge of transfusion service and flow cytometry theory and test applications may be required if working in those areas.