Performs Laboratory testing on patient and control samples. Maintains a working knowledge of departmental standard operating procedures. This knowledge includes the use of specialized analytical instrumentation, clinical correlation of test results, quality control requirements, and preventative maintenance. Participates in the continuous quality improvement process through professional development, continuing education, data collection and evaluation and quality assurance.
Earned a doctoral or bachelor’s degree in a chemical, physical, biological or clinical laboratory science, or medical technology from an accredited institution.
Two years experience as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist in an acute care laboratory preferred.
Current State of California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License
American College of Clinical Pathologist (ASCP) registration preferred