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CLS Microbiologist Specialist (Per Diem) in Kansas City, MO at Prime Healthcare Services Inc

Date Posted: 5/7/2019

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St. Joseph Medical Center is considered among the top hospitals in Missouri for its excellence in Cardiovascular, Orthopedic, General Surgery and Senior Care Services. At St. Joseph, we are committed to providing a superior Patient Experience and are rated among the top hospitals in Patient Safety. We have an awesome Culture which is nurtured by excellent communication, collaboration and engagement – our team members love working here because we treat each other like family!

*** This posting for a Per Diem Position ***


It’s happening again; We are growing! We are starting a new Microbiology Lab focused on supporting our 4 local hospitals. This brand new state-of-the-art lab will be equipped with the latest equipment including a MALDI-TOF Mass spectrometry.


As our new CLS Microbiologist Specialist, you will be responsible for performing a wide variety of microbiology procedures requiring independent judgement while performing high complexity testing in both manual and automated methods. You will also review the accuracy of patient results prior to releasing or reporting, and, be involved with document creation and maintenance. As expected, you will ensure that the testing of proficiency testing samples are tested in the same manner as patient samples and that procedures are followed regarding reporting to agencies. As you would suspect at St. Joseph, you will be joining a great team of collaborative lab rats with great tenure and enjoy a close team environment and culture. If all this wasn’t enough, we also offer a competitive compensation package and great benefits. What are you waiting for… apply!

Education and Experience
• CLS/MT ASCP certification or equivalent is required
• CLS/MT Generalist with 1-yr Microbiology experience or Microbiologist Specialist preferred,
• Bachelor Degree in Chemical, physical, or biological science, or, Medical Laboratory Technology from an accredited institution.


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