JOB PURPOSE: Performs high complexity histocompatibility testing and related functions including molecular typing, antibody monitoring, and flow cytometry that regularly require a professional level of knowledge to execute, interpret, and/or analyze. Participates in on-call rotation.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED: A bachelor’s degree in chemical, physical, biological or clinical laboratory science from an accredited college or university. MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: None MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW: Certification as a Medical Laboratory Scientist by ASCP (or equivalent organization), or Histocompatibility Technologist by ABHI, or within 18 months of employment. ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: This position requires a theoretical or conceptual understanding of the techniques, methods, and instrumentation utilized in the modern clinical laboratory. Ability to communicate in an effective manner and work effectively with others, possessing tact, discretion, and diplomacy.
Piedmont Atlanta (Buckhead)Piedmont Atlanta– a 529-bed, private, not-for-profit hospital that’s been serving the community for more than a century – is our flagship hospital. Named the top acute-care community hospital in Metro Atlanta according to U.S. News and World Report’s Best Hospitals list, Piedmont Atlanta consistently ranks among the region’s top five hospitals for patient satisfaction. K...ey Facts:•Located in Buckhead•Staffed by more than 1,000 experienced physicians and 4,000 healthcare professionals•Provides 24-hour emergency services plus all major medical, surgical and diagnostic care, including:• Heart Care• Cancer Care• Transplant Medicine• Orthopaedic Care• Neurology Services• Women’s CarePiedmont Atlanta combines a personalized approach with innovative technologies to deliver treatments that set a new standard for excellence in care, including a state-of-the-art cancer center that offers complete therapy, disease management, prevention and wellness. In addition, our team is active in the research and development of advanced treatments and procedures aimed at delivering better patient outcomes.Simply put, there’s no hospital in Atlanta with a better approach to comprehensive, compassionate care than Piedmont Atlanta Hospital.