Providence CLS Micro in Missoula, Montana
Providence is calling a Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) Micro (Clinical Laboratory Services, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Call appropriate person with panic results or results that could gravely affect the well being of the patient.
Identify patient by wristband.
Notify appropriate personnel of problems related to specimen collection or testing.
Utilize a collaborative interdisciplinary approach to ensure that testing is completed at the appropriate time to meet clinical needs.
Keep leadership apprised of problems, workflow and other relevant issues.
Serve as a clinical resource for physicians and other health care providers.
Document all discrepancies and problems properly.
Provide education of new employees, nursing personnel and students.
Accurately report clinical information to support the assessment, treatment, education and continuity among healthcare providers.
Assist with monitoring inventory.
Effectively utilize computer in ordering, canceling and resulting tests.
Initial the specimen and receives the specimen in the computer including all pertinent information.
Provide accurate answers to questions from physicians, nurses and other professionals in a timely manner.
Verify that all work is completed in a timely manner.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Montana CLS or Montana CLT
The typical certifications to get the license are: MT/CLT (ASCP) - National certification as Medical Technologist (MT/CLT) from the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) or as a Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS/CLS) from ASCP
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Bachelor's Degree
About the department you will serve.
Providence St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana has more than 250 licensed beds and serves patients from 17 counties. We have been recognized as a Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospital and among many other awards, have earned the Premier Award for Quality award repeatedly. Missoula is halfway between Yellowstone and Glacier National Park. It is a university city of 65,000, surrounded by big sky, scenic mountains, forests and renowned rivers.
For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Medical Lab Technologist
Req ID: 280410