MT/MLS II- BJC Healthcare
Company: BJC HealthCare
Location: Bonne Terre
Posted on: August 6, 2022
Additional Information About the Role
Parkland Health Center includes two locations in Missouri a
full-service acute care hospital in Farmington as well as a
three-bed critical access hospital in Bonne Terre. Parkland Health
Center provides quality primary and secondary level inpatient and
outpatient services to the people of St. Francois County and
surrounding areas in southeastern Missouri.
Parkland s Farmington campus offers a full continuum of inpatient
and medical-surgical and intensive care, obstetrics, geriatric
psychiatry and emergency services, along with a wide variety of
outpatient services including oncology services, an infusion
center, a wound care clinic, and the Huckstep Heart and Lung
Center. The Parkland Bonne Terre campus includes emergency
services, inpatient services for patients meeting specific
criteria, and a sleep study lab.
The Medical Technologist (MT) or Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS)
II performs specimen processing and routine / complex testing on
blood and other specimens which requires a knowledge and
understanding of quality control, basic instrument maintenance, and
procedure methodologies and reference ranges. Maintains appropriate
documentation of all activities as required. Demonstrates good
clinical laboratory practice
* Operates all instrumentation in assigned areas to deliver
precise, timely, and accurate laboratory results. Performs all
testing and operation of equipment as necessary to deliver quality
* Trains new laboratory personnel in methods, procedures and use of
equipment and instruments specific to the assigned area.
* Performs quality controls for all equipment and troubleshoots
malfunctioning instrumentation as necessary. Assesses technical and
or instrument problems, including quality control and abnormal
findings, evaluate possible solutions and chooses an appropriate
course of action to solve the problem.
* Reports and maintains record of patient test results through the
laboratory computer system accurately, meeting published turn
around times for routine testing and stats.
* Participates in performance improvement activities and
initiatives by proactively diagnosing and resolving problems.
Specific quality functions are handled in an organized and timely
* Performs other Responsibilities as Assigned
* BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The
ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe
manner is an essential function of this job.
* Bachelor's Degree in Physical/Life Sciences or related field
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