Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, starting between 11:00am to 1:00pm with an eight hour shift ending between 7:30pm to 9:30pm
80% - The Clinical Lab Support Specialist reviews test results for accuracy and identifies results that require additional review. When indicated, confers with a Medical Technologist and/or recommends verification processes and/or review of results by a Clinical Pathologist. Special attention to safety practices and attention to detail in a Biosafety Level 2 Laboratory is required to maintain a safe work environment for technologist and other members of the hospital team. Performs data entry of routine and specialized testing. Performs inventory and purchases lab supplies. Refers test to reference labs using appropriate shipping regulations.
10% - Training: The Clinical Laboratory Support Specialist will assist VMC Clinicians, staff, and students in requesting diagnostic testing on the Laboratory Information System and the Hospital Information System.
10% - Specialty Projects: Under the supervision of a Medical Technologist, performs tasks related to diagnostic testing and research.
All required qualifications must be documented on application materials.
Bachelor's Degree in Natural Science/Biology or a combination of related education and work experience to equal four years.
Preferred experience with human or veterinary health care.
Internal Number: 338307
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