Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Medical Technologists
Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
Laboratory Technician - Clinical Biochemistry- Alfred Pathology Service- Full-Time/Fixed Term until 30 August 2020
Alfred Pathology Service(APS) provides a comprehensive range of pathology testing,consultation services and collection services to clinicians and patients of Alfred Health. The Service has 5 units (Anatomical Pathology, Clinical Biochemistry,Haematology, Microbiology and Human Molecular Pathology) each headed by a Unit Head. APS has the core laboratory at The Alfred as well as a small local laboratory at Sandringham hospital.APS has several collection centres and is responsible for specimen collection of about 50% of its samples. A dedicated computing group supports the computing needs of APS. The services of APS include routine and esoteric laboratory testing with complete specialist support for test interpretation . Due to the nature of the associated hospitals activities, there is emphasis on the support of trauma and emergency services, the support of organ transplantation- especially heart and lung, the support of HIV and AIDS related diagnostic services and support of bone marrow transplanation services. The various APS units are affiliated with Monash University and most Consultants hold honorary or substantial teaching appointments. APS is actively involved in educational and professional development training programs for under-graduate and post-graduate students, medical students and registrars. Units are also involved in and support a wide range of research activity in association with hospital clinical units, Baker IDI, Burnet Institute, Monash University and other groups. APS actively supports ongoing professional development and research within areas of diagnostic interest.
Essential - Relevant qualification, Associate Diploma(Medical Science) or equivalent with subjects relevant to Biochemistry.
Pathology laboratory experience desirable.
For more detail on the role please download the relevant position description. For further queries please contact Marion Black on 03 90763080.
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.