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Clinical Lab Scientist - Microbiology - Full Time-Day - (88083)

Universal Health Services
Wildomar, CA 92595
  • Job Code
    88083

Join our Southwest Healthcare System team of Laboratory Professionals! This position will be assigned to both Microbiology and the General Laboratory.

SWHS consists of two acute-care hospitals: Inland Valley Medical Center in Wildomar, CA and Rancho Springs Medical Center in Murrieta, CA.

Inland Valley Medical Center

This campus of Southwest Healthcare System, a 122-bed acute care hospital, was recently awarded in the Fall of 2018 with an A Grade from the Leapfrog Group as having the highest level of patient safety as well as the Top General Hospital Award from Leapfrog (one of only 35 hospitals to earn this distinction nationwide). Inland Valley is the only hospital in the region to offer Level II Trauma Services, an Advanced Certified Primary Stroke Center, the regions only Total Joint Center now with advanced certification from the Joint Commission for hip and knee surgery as well core certification for shoulder surgery and is a nationally recognized center for weight-loss surgery by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (Also awarded the Blue Distinction for outstanding bariatric surgical services).

Rancho Springs Medical Center

This campus of Southwest Healthcare System, a 120-bed acute care hospital, was recently awarded in the Fall of 2018 with an A Grade from the Leapfrog Group as having the highest level of patient safety as well as the Top General Hospital Award from Leapfrog (one of only 35 hospitals to earn this distinction nationwide). Rancho Springs features the largest Womens Center (Awarded the Blue Distinction for Outstanding Maternity Care) in the region which includes Rady Childrens Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (Rady San Diego: Ranked one of the tops in the nation for neonatal care by US News and World Report 2018), the only hospital in SW Riverside County to offer pediatric ER Services from Rady Emergency Physicians for children 14 years and younger, an Advanced Certified Primary Stroke Center, and the da Vinci Robotic Surgical System performing the regions first virtually no-scar single site procedures.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES

As a staff member providing clinical expertise you will be responsible for providing excellence in patient care, collaborative and comprehensive care based on patient and/or family needs, and quality and efficient services.The CLS performs a full range of laboratory tests, from simple urine screening to more complex blood tests that uncover diseases, such as diabetes and cancer. CLSs confirm accuracy of test results and report laboratory findings to the physicians. CLSs are also involved in evaluating new tests, choosing new equipment, and performing quality assurance and quality control. Performs accurate pre-analytical, analytical, and post-analytical testing of specimens received in the laboratory. Completes record filing processes while avoiding or minimizing errors.

Staff will also practice in accordance with all regulatory, professional, legal and hospital policies as well as consistently demonstrate behaviors that model the SWHS Core Values and the hospitals mission statement.

Ability to complete the duties and responsibilities of this position accurately and efficiently regardless of the pressures of the environment.
Sufficient technical knowledge and skills as defined by CLIA 88 Testing personnel to support the needs of the organization.
Verbal and written communication skills to support the efficient and effective transfer of data/information.
In order to demonstrate competency in serving Womens Services, Acute Care adult, and Critical Care adult patients, the employee must demonstrate the skills/knowledge/resources of the Laboratory Services age and population specific learning module.
Demonstrated baseline competency meets standard in all areas of the indicated skill rosters.
In order to demonstrate competency in serving Womens Services adult, Acute Care adult, and Critical Care adult patients, the employee must demonstrate the skills/knowledge/resources of Laboratory Services age and patient population specific learning module.

Demonstrated baseline competency in all areas of the indicated skill rosters meets standard.

Job Requirements

At least two years as a clinical laboratory scientist (CLS) preferred.

MINIMUM ESSENTIAL EDUCATION

Follows the State of California, DHS, Laboratory Field Services requirements of education for licensure of a Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS).

REQUIRED LICENSURE / CERTIFICATIONS

A valid CLS certification from the State of California.

This opportunity offers the following:

Challenging and rewarding work environment
Growth and Development Opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries
Competitive Compensation
Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
401k plan with company match

One of the nations largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

*UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

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Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-03-28

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