Enhance the lives of others, while enhancing your career satisfaction.
Here is your opportunity to build a satisfying career with a renowned organization featuring a state-of-the-art facility. Lakeland Regional Health is a nationally recognized, not-for-profit healthcare system located in central Florida. Our 849-bed Lakeland Campus is one of the largest hospitals in the state and operates the nation's busiest emergency department. Committed to treating patients and professionals with the kindness and respect we all deserve, we have earned the Great Workplace Award from Gallup as well as inclusion among the list of America's Best Mid-Size Employers by Forbes.
Growth and Opportunity
100 years of stability
If you would like the chance to do work that is meaningful and rewarding, join us as:
Medical Laboratory Scientist - Clinical Lab & Microbiology Departments
Lakeland Regional Health is searching Medical Laboratory Scientists to work in various departments within the hospital. You will be responsible for performing test procedures authorized by the Medical Laboratory Director; with the degree of skill commensurate with individual education, training, experience and technical abilities. Ensure that all laboratory testing is performed according to established protocols or procedures. Exercise professional judgment in evaluation and assessment of test performance, sample integrity, result accuracy and validity. Follows all safety practices and maintains ongoing competency to ensure high quality testing services.
Must possess a Bachelor's degree
Degree as a Medical Laboratory Technician (ASCP) or equivalent with laboratory internship as required by CLIA '88 and the State of FL qualifications for licensure
Completion of an approved MLS program
3-5 years of experience in professional/technical role or other work appropriate to the team
Maintain an active status for licensure as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist under the rules of the Board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel (Department of Health/Division of Medical Quality Assurance) for the disciplines of practice that are performed. Completes required continuing education credits to maintain licensure.
Maintains an active status for licensure either as Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) under the rules of the Board of Clinical Personnel (Department of Health/Division of Medical Quality Assurance) for the disciplines of practice that are performed Certifications Preferred: National Registry (ASCP, NCA, etc.) at a Technologist level or higher
Interested candidates should email their resume and salary requirements to: careers@myLRH.org.
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About Lakeland Regional Health
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