Clinical Laboratory - Information System Analyst

Loyola University Health System
Maywood, Illinois
May 17, 2024
May 29, 2024
Position Type
Full Time
Work Mode
Employment Type
Employment Type: Full time Shift: Day Shift

Description: Loyola Medical Center located in the western suburbs and approximately, 35 minutes from downtown Chicago. Easy access to I290 and I55.

Come be a part of the transformation happening at Loyola Medicine. New state of the art Regional Clinical Laboratory. The new lab enables greater operational efficiencies, improved turnaround times to support future growth and expansion into emerging technologies and lab testing methodologies.
Our Vision

As a mission-driven innovative health organization, we will become the national leader in improving the health of our communities and each person we serve. We will be the most trusted health partner for life.

Clinical Lab background required

On-Site Support required

Day Shift

Monday - Friday

8:00am- 4:30pm w/rotating on-call within team for off hour support

About the Job

In this role, the Laboratory Systems Analyst will ensure that the Clinical Laboratory Information System including interfaces to hospital systems, laboratory instruments, robotic processing systems, reference laboratories and peripheral equipment is functioning properly. Recognize, analyze and resolve system and application problems. Research new system capabilities. Maintain system tables/dictionaries. Test software and hardware upgrades. Provide training for laboratory staff. Participate in workgroups with hospital I.T. analysts and hospital and laboratory management to develop effective workflows for patient registration, lab order entry and result receipt.

What you ll do
  • Oversee the complete project management cycle for software or hardware projects as assigned by the manager. This includes project initiation, functionality research/analysis, identification of hardware/software and implementation requirements, building of programs & logic, performance and documentation of system or component testing and implementation.
  • Ensure that the clinical lab system operates in accordance with IT best practices including system security, business continuity and disaster recovery and is functioning properly. Recognize and resolve system error conditions or failures in hardware and software components. Provide similar support for the anatomic pathology system on an on-call basis and in absence of Pathology Computer Specialist.

Here's what you'll need

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 3-5 years of previous job-related experience
  • Specific Degree(s): Science, Health Science, Computer Science, programming, Application Development or related field
  • Experience with lab applications - Sunquest, Copath, Isensix

  • Experience with applications HL-7 interfaces


  • Certified Medical Technologist, Medical Laboratory Scientist, laboratory discipline specific or specialty certificate (ASCP or AMT)

Perks & Benefits
  • Benefits from Day One (Medical and Dental)
  • Same Day Pay
  • Competitive Shift Differentials
  • Career Development
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Participation in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program
  • 403(b) with Employer Match
  • On Site Fitness Center (Gottlieb Memorial Hospital & LUMC)
  • Referral Rewards
  • Perks Program

Our Promise to You

Joining Loyola Medicine is being a part of an organization that treats the human spirit in our patients and fellow colleagues. We are a part of a community which believes in giving back to those we serve.
  • We serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities
  • We live and breathe our guiding behaviors: we support each other in serving, we communicate openly, honestly, respectfully, and directly, we are fully present, we are all accountable, we trust and assume goodness in intentions, and we are continuous learners

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health is one of the largest not-for-profit, Catholic healthcare systems in the nation. Built on the foundation of our Mission and Core Values, we integrate diversity, equity, and inclusion in all that we do. Our colleagues have different lived experiences, customs, abilities, and talents. Together, we become our best selves. A diverse and inclusive workforce provides the most accessible and equitable care for those we serve. Trinity Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by law.