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SCL Health Medical Laboratory Scientist in Lafayette, Colorado

You You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a MedicalLaboratory Scientist Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold Families feel it in your prayers Colleagues feel it in your support You re generous with your thoughts, your partnerships and especially yourvoice, because your opinion matters You re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team isinvincible Us Good Samaritan Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based,nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care At our 234-bed Level II Trauma Center, our mission is to bring health andhope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other We re especially proud of our people, who helped make us one of America s100 Best Hospitals according to Healthgrades Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mindand social well-being To that end, we ve launched a Healthy Living program to address yourholistic health Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobaccocessation, classes, counseling and paid time off We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning We Together we ll align mission and careers, values and workplace We ll encourage joy and take pride in our integrity We ll laugh at each other s jokes (even the bad ones) We ll hello and high five We ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality inhealing We re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn Your day As a Medical Lab Scientist you need to know how to: Perform all designatedprocedures competently, including Chemistry, Hematology, Urinalysis,Coagulation, Specimen Processing, Blood Bank, and Microbiology when designated Set up and perform a variety of technical and complex tests followingestablished procedures May obtain blood specimens from patients May perform bedside testing May send specimens to reference laboratories Conduct verification tests on new products and instrument/procedurecomparison, statistical analysis, and special projects Interpret, correlate and report test results Verify computer-generated reports Investigate and address erroneous test values, irregularities, errors orinstrument failures Recognize and solve problems or determine alternative solutions for analysisif needed Document all deviations from established procedures for review by Manager orappropriate Supervisor Perform any QA and maintenance as required Perform and document quality control Document all quality control failures and corrective action taken Maintain accurate logs, records, files and all other required documentation Participate in updating and reviewing of procedures Assist in the maintenance of CAP accreditation Perform preventive maintenance, troubleshooting, calibration and makeminor repairs to instrumentation Notify Manager or Supervisor of any major instrument problems, efforts tocorrect and if any major repairs are needed Assist to performance LIS testing/process validations, printer maintenance Evaluate and analyze shift QA reports, LIS report Train and orient new employees Keep assigned work area clean and orderly Maintain supply inventory Your experience We hire people, not resumes But we also expect excellence, which is why we require: Bachelor sDegree, required within thirty (30) days of hire (military trainingand experience may substitute for Bachelor s Degree) Current ASCP or ASCP-Icertification, required within twelve (12) months of hire At least one(1) year of experience in a similar role/setting, preferred Your next move Now that you know more about being a Medical Lab Scientist on our team wehope you ll join us At SCL Health you ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, andwhy you were cal