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TheClinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) will perform laboratory duties asscheduled; produce accurate and timely laboratory results in accordance withOrange Coast Memorial Medical Center Laboratory Services department standardsand procedures. The Clinical Laboratory Scientist must be able to assess andinterpret data about the patient's status in order to identify each patient'sage specific needs and provide the care needed for that patient population.
Essential Functions and Responsibilitiesof the Job
Performpre-analysis, analysis and post-analysis of laboratory tests according to thedepartment's protocols and procedures.
Followlaboratory protocol to ensure proper identification of patients and specimens.
Evaluatetests results, test processes, quality control and assurance requirements whereapplicable.
Abilityto meet department scheduling and attendance requirements.
Requireeffective communication, verbally, in writing and through other means.
Consistentlyapply infection control policies and procedures.
Attendand actively participate in department specific education, training,in-services, process improvement initiatives and staff meetings.
Participatesin performance improvement projects in the laboratory.
Ensuresequipment and safety devices are used as intended and designed.
Ensurescompliance at all times with hospital and laboratory policies and procedures.
Performdata management and documentation activities.
Performother reasonably related duties as assigned.
Abilityto be at work and be on time.
Abilityto follow company policies, procedures and directives.
Abilityto interact in a positive and constructive manner.