Applicants will only be eligible to proceed with the hiring process if the applicant: (1) is fully vaccinated and can provide proof of vaccination; or (2) qualifies for a medical or religious exemption that can be accommodated by Eisenhower Health.

Specialists (Clinical and Non-Clinical)
Lab Microbiology
8 Hour Shift
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
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  • 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.
  • Reports to
    • Assigned Supervisor
  • Supervises
    • Lab Technical Aides, Lab Assistants, and student technologists
  • Ages of Patients
    • Neonate/ Infant
    • Pediatric
    • Adolescent
    • Adult
    • Geriatric
  • Blood Borne Pathogens
    • High Potential
  • Qualifications
    • Education
      • Required: CA approved equivalency of CLS
      • Preferred: BS and 12 month internship at school of med technology
    • Licensure/Certification
      • Required: CA state license
      • Preferred: ASCP or equivalent
    • Experience
      • Preferred: Cerner LIS experience
  • Essential Responsibilities
    • Demonstrates compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance policies, and takes action to resolve compliance questions or concerns and report suspected violations.
    • Orders and processes laboratory requests in accordance with established procedures within acceptable turnaround time
    • Collects and processes all necessary paper work, assuring appropriate reporting
    • Assists in ordering, maintaining, and restocking of supplies
    • Recognizes critical test results and informs appropriate individual in a timely manner
    • Utilizes Laboratory Information System as appropriate
    • Determines specimen/control/patient result acceptability
    • Performs proficiency testing as assigned
    • Complies with hospital and Laboratory safety policies and procedures
    • Complies with all State and federal regulations
    • Maintains awareness of workflow utilizing various tools(Workcenter Pending, Cerner 911, 912, 123 as needed) to achieve optimal department test turnaround times for priority orders(STAT, Timed, Am Run, inpatient.)
    • Performs or verifies quality control, validation, and calibration for instruments
    • Performs instrument maintenance and troubleshooting as required
    • Monitors and initials daily safety checks and temp logs
    • Disinfects and maintains orderly/organized work environment
    • Answers telephone and responds to questions or directs call to appropriate individual
    • Properly endorses unfinished tasks or tests to the next shift
    • Participates and assists in student lectures and training
    • Supervises and verifies non-licensed personnel’s work
    • Demonstrates Microsoft Office computer skills 
    • Arrives at correct diagnosis and drafts summary interpretations in accordance with attained skill level 
    • Performs other duties as necessary