Specialists (Clinical and Non-Clinical)
10 Hour Shift
Rancho Mirage, CA
Job Objective: A brief overview of the position.
Performs, verifies and reports laboratory tests. Supervises and verifies work of non-licensed personnel. Performs Lab Assistant and Lab Technical Aide responsibilities as required. Provides appropriate education for staff and students.
Lab Technical Aides, Lab Assistants, and student technologists
Ages of Patients
Blood Borne Pathogens
Required: CA approved equivalencyof CLS
Preferred: BS and 12 month internshipat school of med technology
Required: CA state CLS license
One or more years working in a hospital laboratory
Demonstrates compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance policies, and takes action to resolve compliance questions or concerns and report suspected violations.
Performs and verifies laboratory section testing in accordance with established procedures within acceptable turnaround time
Produces accurate clinical laboratory test results
Assists in ordering, maintaining, and restocking of supplies
Answers telephone and responds to questions or directs call to appropriate individual
Utilizes Laboratory Information System as appropriate
Disinfects and maintains work areas as needed
Performs proficiency testing as assigned
Complies with hospital and Laboratory safety policies and procedures
Supervises and verifies non-licensed personnel’s work
Performs or verifies quality control, calibration of instruments, and validation of instruments and/or procedures
Performs instrument maintenance
Monitors daily safety checks and temp logs
Disinfects and maintains orderly/organized work environment
Performs other duties as necessary
Performs ABO and Rh typing, antibody screening, and crossmatching, and enters results accurately into computer
Performs routine antibody identification, and antigen screening as necessary
Performs emergency blood release when required
Performs antibody elutions and adsorptions, as indicated.
Irradiates blood when required. Modifies component in computer and verifies label before issue.