This is a Full-time opportunity averaging 75 hours per pay period. This position will work on rotating/different shifts and will not be required to be on call.
This position can be filled by a qualified Medical Laboratory Professional which includes: Medical Laboratory Technician, Medical Technologist, Medical Laboratory Scientist, or Clinical Lab Scientist.
POSITION SUMMARY Responsible for specimen collection, processing, test performance, and reporting test results for waived, moderate, or high complexity tests that are performed within this organization, ensuring quality care and compliance with department policy. Performs quality assurance activities as defined by policy and regulation. Responsible for other tasks based on qualifications and experience as deemed necessary for the smooth and effective operation of the department.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Reasonable Accommodations Statement To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Essential Functions Statement(s) • Follows the laboratory's procedures for specimen collection, handling, processing, test analyses, reporting, and maintaining records of patient test results. • Maintains records that demonstrate that proficiency testing samples are tested in the same manner as patient samples. • Adheres to the laboratory's quality control policies, documents all quality control activities, instrument and procedural calibrations and maintenance performed. • Follows the laboratory's established corrective action policies and procedures whenever test systems are not within the laboratory's defined acceptable levels of performance. • Identifies problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results and corrects the problem or immediately notifies the technical supervisor, clinical consultant or director. • Documents all corrective actions taken when test systems deviate from the laboratory's established performance characteristics.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS Competency Statement(s) • Accountability - Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions. • Communication - The ability to get one's ideas across to others through oral or written means and to understand the ideas of others through effective listening skills. • Accuracy - Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly. • Analytical Skills - Ability to use thinking and reasoning to solve a problem. • Ethical - Ability to demonstrate conduct conforming to a set of values and accepted standards. • Organized - Possessing the trait of being organized or following a systematic method of performing a task. • Safety Awareness - Ability to identify and correct conditions that affect employee safety. • Core Values - *Excellence – Striving to continuously improve and provide the safest and highest quality care to exceed the expectations of all those we serve and work with. *Integrity – Conducting ourselves so the dignity of, respect for, and honesty toward those we serve and work with are the hallmarks of our organization. *Compassion – Fostering a friendly and caring environment where the patient comes first and where courtesy and sensitivity to the feelings of others is paramount. *Unity – Promoting cooperation by Crossing Rivers Health and medical staff, volunteers, and the community in responding to challenges innovatively while respecting diversity and desiring to make things better. *Joy – Displaying an open enthusiasm, cheerfulness, and positive attitude toward everyone we care for or work with.
Education: Associate's or Bachelor's Degree Required, Field of Study: clinical laboratory science or medical technology
Certifications & Licenses: Must be registered or eligible to register as a Medical Laboratory Technician, Medical Technologist, Medical Laboratory Scientist, or Clinical Lab Scientist through the state or National Registry Association. Must obtain within 1 year and maintain registration as required by registry association.
Other Requirements: Must be qualified to perform high complexity testing without direct supervision under 483.1489 of the Federal Register. Must have the ability to demonstrate knowledge and competence specific to age.
Additional Salary Information: Dependent on credentials and experience
Internal Number: 0520719
About Crossing Rivers Health
Crossing Rivers Health is a comprehensive community health center which provides more than 100 services to the people who live throughout Southwest Wisconsin and Northeast Iowa. We pride ourselves on our patient-driven approach to high-quality medical care, emergency medical care, home health care, hospice care, community health and wellness education, and much more.