Microbiology Laboratory Technician PRN

  • Company: Hospital Corporation of America
  • Location: Riverside, California
  • Posted: December 05, 2017
  • Reference ID: 07150-8911
Riverside Community Hospital , Founded in 1901, is a 478 licensed bed, full-service acute care hospital in the heart of the Inland Empire. RCH has been recognized as a Top Performing Hospital and has invested in a new campus expansion project that includes a new 7 story patient tower, 3 story medical office building, and a recently completed 5 level state of the art parking garage. With over 500 physicians on staff, representing over 200 specialties and over 1,900 employees, Riverside Community Hospital is an Inland Empire leader in providing advanced, comprehensive health care to the Inland region. RCH houses the largest Emergency Room and Trauma Center in the Inland Empire at 50 beds with an average wait time of only 15 minutes. RCH is one of Riverside County's only STEMI receiving centers and is a fully accredited Chest Pain Center. Centers of Excellence include the HeartCare Institute, offering invasive and non-invasive cardiac procedures, Center of Excellence for Surgical Weight Loss, the Transplant Program and a Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

Riverside Community Hospital's Mission & Vision:
Mission: committed to providing compassionate care and improving the overall health of our community
Vision: leading with innovation. Serving with compassion.

Microbiology Laboratory Technician Per Diem Laboratory

Position Summary
Position Summary: Under the direct supervision of a Clinical Laboratory Scientist, may operate designated automated equipment in the areas of Microbiology, performs waived testing, and processes specimens including inoculation of media, makes smears for gram stains and AFB stains. Sets up moderate complex tests for reading by the Clinical Laboratory Scientists. Restocks and orders supplies, monitors computer orders, answers phones and performs other duties as needed.
Reports To (title): Clinical Laboratory Scientist
Supervises (title): None
Qualifications:
POSITION REQUIREMENTS
Licensure/ Certification/ Registration:
  • CPR (Patient Contact Positions only)
Education:
  • Two year degree, either AA or AS
  • Completion of Laboratory Assistant Training program.
Experience:
  • Minimum 3 years of recent experience as a Microbiology Laboratory Assistant in an acute care facility.

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