Help drive the future of laboratory medicine at Altru in a new hospital and laboratory set to open in 2024.
Perform testing in a moderate and high complexity lab utilizing state of the art technology and instrumentation while supporting a Level II trauma center and a wide variety of medical specialties.
Keep skills fresh and up to date by participating in the education of MLS and MLT students who join the laboratory for clinical experiences.
You will get :
Comprehensive Health Plan, including Dental and Vision
Life and Disability Insurance
Flexible Spending Account
401K Retirement Plan
Paid Time Off (PTO) and Paid Parental Leave
Altru business discounts throughout the region
This position can be filled with the following:
Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS), Clinical Lab Scientist (CLS), Medical Technologist (MT), or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT)
The Medical Laboratory Scientist demonstrates critical thinking skills and independent judgment. The MLS understands the underlying scientific principles and technical elements of laboratory testing and result interpretation, as well as technical, procedural, and problem-solving aspects of pre-analytical, analytical, and post-analytical processes. The MLS is capable of performing and interpreting waived, moderate, and high complexity testing, and possesses skills to perform routine phlebotomy for patients of all age groups. The MLS interprets quality control values, troubleshoots and resolves QC failures, participates in additional quality assurance activities, and operates and maintains laboratory instrumentation. The MLS recognizes procedural and technical problems, troubleshoots and takes corrective action, and notifies Supervisor/Manager/Laboratory Medical Director as appropriate. (Click apply to see full job duties)
License, Certification & Registration
Licensed by a governing board in healthcare by the North Dakota Board of Clinical Laboratory Practice; Prior to start date (ND License required before starting - provisional license is acceptable)
Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) OR Clinical Lab Scientist OR Medical Technologist OR Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) by the American Society for Clinical Pathology; Within 12 months of start date
About Altru Health System
Altru Health System is a community of 3,500 health professionals and support staff committed to caring for the region for more than 130 years.
We look to continually extend our mission of improving health, enriching life, beyond the walls of the health system and into the communities we serve.
We are focused on improving quality, service and access for patients who depend on us. Leadership has set ambitious goals for the system that we are committed to achieving.
Altru's Research Center has extensive knowledge and experience in the research process and its regulations.