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Medical Lab Scientist (MLS)

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Company :
Ascension

Location :
Jacksonville, Florida

Expiry Date :
Mon, 14 Jun 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Description :
We Are Hiring:
Why join Ascension?

* Caring Team: Working together as a team, our associates are incredibly supportive of each other and care for each other as family.
* More Than a Job: Working for Ascension is more than just a job. Its a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and the community. With a mission established 100 years ago, your role on the team will contribute to a legacy that has supported our community for over a century.
* Strength in our People: At Ascension, we believe our people are our strength and we invest in them. In addition to the chance to have a positive impact on the people and communities we serve, associates benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages. Tuition reimbursement for qualifying degree programs. We also support work-life balance and spirituality in the workplace.
* Wellbeing Programs: Transforming healthcare starts with taking care of our associates. We know our associates are busy and on the go. We provide our team resources and tools to help them proactively manage their physical, spiritual, and emotional wellbeing.

* Compensation/Benefits: At Ascension, we provide a competitive compensation package inclusive of a wide range of flexible benefit options. We support work-life balance through generous paid time off and encourage spirituality in the workplace.

What You Will Do:
Perform routine diagnostic and analytic testing of laboratory specimens independently.

* Perform, validate, interpret, document, and report laboratory test results.
* May collect and process specimens.
* Perform instrument maintenance and troubleshooting.
* Execute and evaluate quality control and quality assurance procedures.
* Document and report as required by regulatory agencies.
* Understand and participate in all aspects of clinical laboratory testing; pre-analytical, analytical, and post-analytical.
* Anticipate and maintain required supplies for uninterrupted testing.
* Assist with data collection or special projects as assigned.
* Assist in documentation, evaluation and submission of all required laboratory, departmental and staff statistics/reports.
* Assist in training and mentoring MLTs, new associates and students.

What You Will Need:
Licensure / Certification / Registration:

Required Credential(s):

* 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 appropriate specialties.
* 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 appropriate specialties.

* Medical Technologist (ASCP) credentialed from the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC) preferred.
* Medical Lab Scientist (ASCP) credentialed from the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC) preferred.
* Laboratory Tech credentialed from the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC) preferred.
* Medical Tech.credentialed from the American Association of Bioanalysts (AAB) preferred.
* Medical Tech credentialed from the American Medical Technologists (AMT) preferred.

Education:

* High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate’s degree, or Technical degree required.

Additional Preferences:
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team:
Ascension St. Vincent’s in Jacksonville, Florida, has been providing caregivers in every discipline a rewarding career in healthcare since 1873. Serving Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia, Ascension St. Vincent’s is home to the largest cardiovascular program between Atlanta and Orlando; and is widely recognized for delivering quality, compassionate care to all, especially to those most in need. We provide generous paid time off for work-life balance, a collaborative work environment, professional development opportunities, and more to help our associates flourish personally and professionally. If you are looking to make an immediate impact in your community, explore a career with us today.

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. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites of care including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities in 19 states and the District of Columbia.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
Ministry Name is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

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