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Posted 05/02/2017


  • Job Title:                    Analytical Specialist
  • Company  Name:        Geisinger Health System
  • Location:                     Wilkes Barre, PA, 18701

Geisinger Medical Laboratories is searching for an Analytical Specialist to join their Blood Bank team in Wilkes-Barre PA. Our trusted and experience laboratory staff are dedicated to excellence in healthcare, education, research and service. We offer the resources of a national laboratory, bringing the best technology and expertise to our community. Geisinger's innovative ProvenCare programs have been documented to improve population health while decreasing costs and we are recognized by national leaders as a model for healthcare for the future. Dedicated to excellence, teamwork, education and leadership, Geisinger offers Laboratory Medicine professionals countless opportunities to achieve their goals and to provide excellent care to our patients.


In this role, you will provide day – to – day technical supervision of testing personnel ensuring the proper performance of all laboratory procedures and report of test results.  For more information: click here


To apply, contact: clkreischer1@geisinger.edu


Posted 05/02/2017
Immunohematology Reference Laboratory Supervisor

Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center (MVRBC) is searching for a full time Immunohematology Reference Laboratory Supervisor to join our team in our Davenport facility. MVRBC is the exclusive provider of blood products and services to 88 hospitals in IA, IL, WI and MO. Our aim is to provide world-class blood products and services to communities in need. To achieve this, we need passionate, talented professionals to join our team.

The Reference Lab Supervisor is responsible for quality assurance, inventory, motivating and coaching of staff, performing antibody testing, antigen typing, and providing consultation to hospital staff.

For more information on this position:   Immunohematology Reference Lab Supervisor

Pre-employment drug screen and background check required. The Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center (MVRBC) is a non-profit organization and an exclusive provider of blood products and services to 85 hospitals in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, and Wisconsin.


Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities, Women, Veterans, Disabilities


To Apply: https://www.localjobnetwork.com/apply/add/23628869

Reference Laboratory Technologist

The Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center is seeking to fill an immediate full time position for a Reference Laboratory Technologist in our Maryland Heights, MO facility. This individual will be working in our Reference department performing antibody testing, antigen typing, and providing consultation to hospital staff as needed.

This position is full time with a working schedule of Monday through Friday 4:00 pm to 12:00 am, including on-call rotation for weekends and holidays. Candidates will possess MT/MLS certification with ASCP or equivalent. SBB a plus, but not required. Ideally candidates will have 3 years of blood banking experience in the past 5 years.

Pre-employment drug screen and background check required. The Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center (MVRBC) is a non-profit organization and an exclusive provider of blood products and services to 85 hospitals in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, and Wisconsin.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities, Women, Veterans, Disabilities

To apply: https://www.localjobnetwork.com/apply/add/24031584

Posted 04/21/2017

Medical Technologist or MLT

Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall, MO

shift : 8p-6:30a (4 days per week)

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Posted 04/21/2017


Medical Technologist (IRL)


When you join the American Red Cross Blood Services team, your knowledge of specialized testing will help make a difference in the lives of patients in need each and every day. From antibody workups to ZZAP, you will provide full scale reference lab blood bank testing services to our partners in transfusion medicine. As part of a premier nationwide team for complex testing, this opportunity at the American Red Cross offers tremendous job growth and career advancement opportunities. We offer career advancement within and outside of laboratory sciences.


Key performance objectives include:

  • Go the extra mile – dig into the details on complex cases and have confidence in your ability to come up with the carefully thought out solutions for the patient
  • Embody a compliance mindset all day, every day to ensure that the tests you run meet rigorous standards
  • Actively collaborate with your team members to achieve timely, quality solutions for each patient
  • Contribute to a friendly and fun environment for co-workers & hospitals alike – give them a reason to come back for more
  • Help provide around the clock support to local hospitals and patients by working a flexible schedule that includes on-call hours
  • Be a model of professionalism and customer service while serving as an ambassador to the transfusion medicine community for the nation’s largest not-for-profit blood banking organization
  • Proactively engage internal and external customers with your effective and timely communication skills.


Qualification for Technologist I, IRLs:


  • MT(ASCP) or BB(ASCP) /equivalent , bachelors degree with major in biological science or chemistry plus 3 years blood banking experience, or MLT (ASCP) certification plus 5 years laboratory experience required. MT (ASCP) and/or BB (ASCP) or equivalent desired. State license may be required where applicable..
  • Effective communication/interpersonal skill and excellent technical skills required. Computer skills a must. Must be able to work independently and demonstrate independent problem solving skills. Leadership skills. Provide training and guidance to new technologist and technicians.
  • Must be able to work a part time- weekend scheduling & on-call shifts as needed. Full time schedule for training may be required


If this sounds like the kind of challenge you’ve been waiting for, go to http://www.redcross.org/about-us/careers to create profile and submit your application for job # BIO66810



A member of our recruiting team will review your materials promptly and will be in touch shortly regarding the next steps in our hiring process.


The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.



If you have the ‘right stuff’ to work in our Reference Lab, we would like to meet you during the HAABB meeting. Please call Christina Barron at 314-658-2168 or e-mail Christina.Barron@redcross.org


Or you may contact Niki Bratchette at 708-872-0316 or email Niki.Bratchette@redcross.org


We appreciate you considering working with our dedicated team!


Posted 04/07/2017

Clinical Implementation Consultant

**This is a remote position and can be located anywhere in the United States**

Manager:  Nathan Wright


Want to work for a company where you can help save lives? Mediware Information Systems, Inc., is a leading provider of software technology in the health care industry. We are seeking a top notch individual who can implement our Blood Management products and effectively coordinate and execute project activities during professional services engagements to ensure project success.

The Clinical Implementation Consultant (IC) is responsible for coordination and execution of project activities during the implementation of software products to blood center customers. The Implementation Consultant will ensure project success, satisfaction of contractual obligations, and transition of customers into a post-implementation customer service program during the professional services engagement. The IC participates as required in the Customer Service, Product Development, and Software Quality Assurance processes.

Job Qualifications:

  • BS/BA/MT degree in related field. SBB or ASCP certification preferred.
  • Minimum 3 years Blood Bank (blood bank or transfusion service) work experience required.
  • Clinical systems experience required. Experience implementing or maintaining Blood Bank software or LIS is preferred.

We're looking for talented individuals who want to use their skills to build a strong, technology-driven company. We offer competitive salaries, great benefits, and a casual and fun environment that encourages quality, creativity and excellence. Enjoy all we have to offer. We invite you to join us. Apply today!

Mediware provides equal employment opportunities to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category.



Posted 03/29/2017
Day Shift Generalist Position at Carroll County Memorial Hospital

Carroll County Memorial Hospital has an opening for a MLT or MT, ASCP or equivalent required. Generalist position requiring ability to work in all areas of lab. This is a full time day position with every 4th weekend rotation. Some phlebotomy services required. Hospital offers excellent benefit package. Please visit www.carrollcountyhospital.org to apply online or fax your resume to Human Resources at 660-542-0363. 


JayDoc clinic, a free clinic for the underserved Kansas City population, is open every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday evening. KCCLMA has been providing free lab work for this clinic for 3 years – something NO other lab professional organization does – but it takes volunteers. All we need is one shift a month.

There are many slots open in April, May, & June. Sign up early so you can choose your evenings.

Contact Pet Maniquis: pet.maniquis@providence-health.org


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