Medical Lab Scientist (MLS), Full Time Days
Topeka, KS 
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Job Description
Overview

Position: Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) or Medical Technologist (MT) or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT)

Schedule: Various Shifts (Shift Differential Eligible)

Location: University Kansas Health System - St. Francis (Main Campus)

As part of The University of Kansas Health System, we provide the highest level of caring through teamwork, excellence and patient-centered care, while inspiring hope and providing compassion to those we serve.

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus is proud to be a part of a long legacy of high-quality, compassionate care. The St. Francis hospital began serving its community in 1909 as the mission of a group of Catholic nuns who rose up to meet a need. Today, the hospital has 378 licensed beds, a history of technological advancements, and a generous and supportive community.


Responsibilities

Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) or Medical Technologist (MT) or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) performs routine and special laboratory procedures; quality control, preventative maintenance, minor equipment repairs, inventory control, and statistical compilation. Participates in the Performance Improvement and Assurance process. Responsible for other duties as assigned.

  • Perform all necessary functions and maintains documentation to ensure timely, accurate results of laboratory procedures.
  • Ensure specimens are obtained and processed in accordance with laboratory guidelines to provide accurate results.
  • Demonstrate proper communication skills to ensure positive outcomes.
  • Supports organizational priorities to maintain compliance with regulatory and accreditation standards.
  • Demonstrate problem-solving skills to support positive outcomes.

Qualifications

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's in Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science, or a Chemical, Physical or Biological Science from an accredited institution or Baccalaureate degree with 16 hours in Biological Science, 16 hours in Chemistry and 3 hours in Mathematics, in lieu of degree, medical technology certification (HEW or CLA) under "grandfather" clause.
  • Licensed by the American Society of Clinical Pathology or equivalent as a Medical Technologist. Registered by the ASCP within 6 months of employment into this position.

OR

  • Associate's Degree in Medical Technology
  • Licensed by the American Society of Clinical Pathology or equivalent as a Medical Technologist

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
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