Medical Laboratory Scientist

  • Hannibal Regional Healthcare System
  • Hannibal, MO 63401, USA
  • Apr 16, 2021
Laboratory

Job Description

Hannibal Regional Hospital Hannibal, MO Laboratory Allied Health FT, Nights, 8 pm - 6:30 am Req # 8139   Medical Laboratory Scientist Location: Hannibal, MO   Job duties: Perform routine automated, semi-automated and manual laboratory tests and procedures on blood and other body fluids related to Hematology, Chemistry, Immunology-Serology, Microscopy, Blood Banking and Microbiology. Perform pre-transfusion testing on patients and blood components. Perform automated and semi-automated serological tests to aid in the diagnosis of infectious disease. Perform routine staining, culture and sensitivity testing of microbiological specimens. Collect blood samples from a variety of patients required for laboratory testing. Perform routine maintenance and checkup on equipment and quality control reagents in Hematology, Chemistry, Immunology-Serology, Microscopy, Blood Banking and Microbiology. Keep accurate records of quality control, maintenance, inventory, and workload data. Accommodate patients and give detailed instructions on test preparation and proper after-care. Observe proper handling of specimen and safe disposal of biohazard waste. Responsible for the accuracy, interpretation and reporting of all test results according to laboratory policies.   Requirements: The position requires a Bachelor’s degree or higher or foreign equivalent in Medical Technology, or closely related field of study. The position requires 1 year (12 months) of experience as a Medical Technologist, Medical Laboratory Scientist, or closely related occupation performing relevant laboratory tests and procedures on blood and other body fluids. All experience may be gained concurrently.   For more details and to apply, contact Brent Allen at Brent.Allen@hannibalregional.org.

Schedule

8 pm - 6:30 am

Employment Type

FT