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Clinical Laboratory Scientist (Paying $50/hr)



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• Performs pre-analytical, analytical and post-analytical phase testing of all complexities as defined by Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act/Amendment (CLIA) to include specialized tests and analysis in one or more areas of clinical laboratory such as Hematology, Microbiology, Clinical Chemistry, Urinalysis, Immunohematology, Serology, Parasitology and chemical and morphological examinations to obtain data for use in diagnosis and recording laboratory test results. Analysis of test results are performed on the population serviced (e.g., neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, geriatric clients). • Provides the highest level of patient care as defined by established standards and maintains confidentiality on all tests performed by the laboratory. • Performs and reports test results for all clinical laboratory procedures as assigned, both automated and manual, in the clinical laboratory department, without immediate review by the director, consultant, or supervisory team. • Demonstrates proficiency, competency and understanding of fundamental principles of clinical laboratory procedures with minimal amount of supervision. • Monitors and is accountable for test data, quality control, quality assurance, preventive maintenance, proficiency testing and all operations related to laboratory testing procedures. • Notifies Supervisory team of any irregularities of factors, which may influence test results. • Ability to trouble- shoot equipment and test methods. • Identifies and resolves unusual laboratory situations and notifies appropriate parties within shift. • Consults with physicians, nurses, pharmacists, etc. on the technical aspects of methodologies used, appropriateness of test utilization and interpretation of patient results. • Instructs new employees and/or Clinical Laboratory Scientist students in laboratory procedures within area the CLS assigned, in order that they may develop proficiency and understanding of the clinical laboratory methodology. • Provides training, guidance and pertinent technical information to Laboratory Assistants, support staff, clerks, CLS students and Medical Center personnel. • Discusses clinical laboratory problems of mutual interest with the Supervisory team, and lead technologist in order to develop a better communication link within the department. • Participates in work groups to work through problems, issues or goals of the department. • Assists in evaluating new tests procedures when requested and communicates to the Supervisory team the possibilities for their implementation. • Meets states requirements for mandatory CEUs. • As defined by established standards, works in a professional, cooperative and courteous manner. • Observes all laboratory, Kaiser Permanente and regulatory agency policies and procedures. • Maintains overall safety (including chemical and biological) of the department in accordance with established safety, infection control and procedure protocols. • Monitors supplies and reagents and notifies appropriate parties of par levels. • As necessary and appropriate, may perform any clerical or other duties of support staff/laboratory assistants that may be assigned such as performing phlebotomy on inpatients and outpatients.


Lab Assistant, CPT I, venipuncture, laboratory, generalist, Blood Bank, microbiology

Top Skills Details:

Lab Assistant, CPT I, venipuncture,laboratory,generalist,Blood Bank,microbiology

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

HS Diploma Certified as a CLS in California **Preferably needs to be open to any shift. Any day of the week, any time.** Open to any availability also! Just need to send over scheduling preference with sub package. **The schedule may vary slightly depending on the need. **

Experience Level:

Entry Level

About Actalent:

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The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Jean Chambers

Phone: (410) 579-3072


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