Clinical Laboratory Scientist CLS

A reputable non profit Medical Center in sunny, coastal and beautiful area of Southern California is actively searching for Generalist Clinical Lab Scientist CLS to add to its prestigious team of healthcare professional.

The growing hospital focuses on clearly defined goals that are developed to bring about exemplary patient care. It provides employees with the structure to achieve these goals by providing advanced technological systems, processes and practice; performance improvement and patient safety standards to foster positive patient outcomes; a collaborative practice model; evidence-based nursing practice; and education and development programs to support recruitment and retention.

The Clinical Laboratory Scientist CLS will ensure all practices and procedures in assigned sections meet requirements of licensing agencies.  The CLS will assist the Laboratory Director and Manager in ensuring the day-to-day operation of the Laboratory meets the service requirements of the hospital and accrediting agencies: CMS, IDA, CAP, CLIA, DHS.  When designated, acts as a general supervisor or medical director designee, as appropriate.

The Generalist Clinical Laboratory Scientist will perform quantitative and qualitative clinical laboratory determinations as requested by physicians including procurement of specimens, computation of test results, and submitting completed reports.

The Clinical Laboratory Scientist CLS is also involved in evaluating new tests, choosing new equipment, and performing quality assurance and quality control. The Microbiology CLS will perform accurate pre-analytical, analytical, and post-analytical testing of specimens received in the laboratory. Completes record filing processes while avoiding or minimizing errors.

The Generalist Clinical Laboratory Scientist is assigned to work or float in appropriate areas. Responsibilities are expanded to include participation in activities relating to quality assurance, quality control, proficiency testing, policy and procedure review, in-service training and staff development.

The Generalist Clinical Laboratory Scientist CLS will join a hospital that thrives to provide the best patient care to the surrounding community. The family atmosphere, compassionate patient care, dedication to its employees and 100 plus years of service to the community makes this hospital the place to embark upon the next step in your career.  Join now!