LEAD CLINICAL LAB SCIENTIST - Point of Care Testing in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista

Date Posted: 6/28/2019

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Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to work.

You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.

As a nationally recognized health system, Scripps Health is committed to providing the highest quality care to our patients. Through collaboration and innovation, our healthcare professionals lead the frontier in caring for our community. With a culture centered around teamwork, each site serves as a resource of support for each other, setting our laboratories as the benchmark for standardization. The CLS Lead will be joining the team at Scripps Mercy Chula Vista, but will have support from his/her counterparts systemwide.

The Clinical Lab Scientist (CLS) Lead will serve as the liaison between our lab and non-lab personnel conducting point of care testing. The CLS Lead will provide excellent customer service to our healthcare providers and will serve as a resource for our nurses and physicians at Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista for trouble shooting and problem solving. To be successful, the CLS Lead will have excellent communication skills and experience with working with interdisciplinary teams. The CLS Lead will be responsible for point of care testing compliance, serving as the point of contact for inspections.

This is a part time position (20 hours a week) with day shifts, anytime between 7am-7pm. Generally Monday through Friday, but may need to work the occasional weekend or after hours depending on staffing needs.

Job Requirements

  • 5 years experience in lab services, two of which as a clinical lab scientists
  • Bachelors degree in life sciences
  • California license as a Medical Technologist, Possession of Specialist certification from ASCP, NCA or other accrediting agency is preferred.

Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.