Would you like to be part of an organization that is committed to delivering the highest quality of medical care to our patients? Do you have a passion for using your lab skills in a state-of-the-art clinical environment? Cedars-Sinai Core Laboratory offers the most appropriate and current diagnostic and therapeutic modalities in an honest, encouraging, supportive and compassionate manner.
We are currently hiring a Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) to expertly turn around test results while maintaining quality. While the patient experience is our ultimate goal, you will play an active role in patient care by quickly and thoroughly providing results for our providers. Responsibilities include performing routine and technically complex laboratory tests and analyses requiring well developed cognitive and problem-solving skills. The CLS's activities include operating and maintaining test equipment, monitoring and evaluating quality of testing, and verifying and reporting test results. These moderate and high complexity tests will require you to bring your well-developed cognitive, manipulative, and problem-solving abilities to the lab every single day.
Additional responsibilities include operating test equipment, monitoring the quality of testing, performing and documenting QC, verifying and reporting test results, recognizing and responding to problems, and general support functions for routine operation of the Laboratory that includes PC skills, the use of MS Office products. Includes performing STAT and routine laboratory tests and may include some technically complex assays.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research... and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.