Ref No.: 17-00340
Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 11/20/2017
 Job Title:Chemists
Pay Rate $18.35
Location:1217 N. Pearl St.Jacksonville, FL 32202
MUST HAVE CLINICAL CHEMISTRY LABORATORY LICENSE FOR STATE OF FLORIDA
Duties :Sorting and mailing lab report.Label packs of 30 specimen's cards by placing provided barcode label on all specimens in numerical order.
Prepare test on all newborn screening filter paper blood specimens to detect infants at risk for Amino Acidemias, Fatty Oxidation Disorders,Organic Acidemias, Sickle Cell, Congenital Hypothyroidism, Galactosemia, Biotinidase Deficiency, Cystic Fibrosis, CAH and other Endocrine Genetic and Metabolic Disorders.Initially check and approve test results electronically transmitted to mainframe computer database.Assure that all positives and borderline results have correct data concerning date of collection, birth weight, type of feeding, and transfusion.Perform follow-up testing to confirmation results on those infants at risk for the disorders tested in the Newborn Screening Laboratory.Maintain quality control data, participate successfully in proficiency testing and take corrective actions as needed.Delineate blood spots for punching and those that are unsatisfactory on a rotating basis.Other clinical laboratory procedures.
Job Type: Contract