Job Description

Location: St. Joseph Medical Center
Posted Date: 6/5/2024
Job Type: Per Diem
Department: 4119.52000 Blood Bank

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the general supervision of the Laboratory Service Director and according to established policies and procedures, performs various Clinical Laboratory tests in one or more sections of the laboratory. Analyzes and interprets test results and ensures the accuracy is the same. Uses technical competencies and judgment to respond and handle situations as they arise. Assists with the Laboratory PI program, ordering of supplies, developing procedures and other areas as needed. Senior technologists assume responsibility for charging duties when the Lab Service Director or Assistant Lab Director is not on-site.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

  1. One of the following certifications is required for Medical Technologist: CLS (NCA), MLS (ASCP), MT (ASCP), or MT (AMT)
  2. Recent graduates from approved programs within the last 6 months must be certified within 12 months after hire.
  3. For ASCP certification after 2004, must maintain active credential status to maintain employment.
  4. For AMT certification, must maintain active credential status to maintain employment.
  5. Completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Technology or closely related science and successful completion of a CAHEA approved program in Medical Technology
  6. Technical, critical thinking and interpersonal skills are relevant to this area in order to effectively communicate with physicians, health team members, and patients and their families.
  7. The ability to prioritize work with minimal supervision in order to independently carry out the duties of the position.
  8. Able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  9. Basic computer knowledge; LIS and HIS
  10. The ability to perform routine and specialized laboratory procedures.
  11. The ability to work under stress in order to perform effectively in the position.
  12. Demonstrates flexibility and initiative in workflow management.

PREFERRED:

  1. Bilingual or Multilingual

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