Medical Technologist Heartland Float Sign on Bonus $5,000 at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/18/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Sebring, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    10/18/2019
  • Job ID:
    19015040
  • Job Family
    Laboratory
  • Travel
    Yes, 75 % of the Time
  • Shift
    N - N/A
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Sebring Wauchula Lake Placid

Job Description


Description
Medical Technologist Float AdventHealth Heartland

Location Address: 4200 Sun N Lake Blvd, Sebring, FL 33872

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Heartland
  • Faith Based & Mission driven Facility
  • Largest Employer in the County
  • Surrounded by beautiful Lakes, Golf Courses and Florida’s oldest State Park
  • Close knit community with a home town family feel
  • 2 hours to just about any beach on either Coast
Work Hours/Shift:

Full-Time


You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Provides medical technology coverage for 3 clinical laboratories as assigned by the Director of Laboratory Services or designee
  • Provides medical technology coverage for varying days and shifts as assigned by the Director of Laboratory Services or designee
  • Follows Department and Hospital policies and procedures
  • Performs assigned work safely adhering to established department safety rules and practices, including infection control techniques and the use of personal protective equipment.
  • Adheres to Laboratory Quality System policies.
Qualifications
What You Will Need:

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED: 
  • Knowledge of laboratory procedures and medical diagnostic laboratory tests including pre-analytic, analytic and post-analytic phases
  • Ability to use laboratory equipment and critical thinking skills to troubleshoot equipment issues
  • Use laboratory information systems
  • Knowledge of quality assurance and quality control concepts
  • Grasp of laboratory statistical concepts
  • Vocabulary to include medical terminology
  • Critical thinking / problem solving skills
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Teamwork, tact and conflict resolution
  • Laboratory information systems
  • Organizational / multitasking skills
  • Use of electronic communications (i.e. email)
  • Ability to respond appropriately to buzzers, bells, flashing lights, and pagers.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor of Science or Associate of Science Degree in Medical Laboratory Technology or related chemical, physical, or biological science

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • Florida Clinical Laboratory Technologist license in Serology, Microbiology, Clinical Chemistry, Hematology, and Immunohematology
Job Summary:

As a member of the healthcare team, the Medical Technologist/Medical Laboratory Scientist/Clinical Laboratory Technologist is responsible for performing various routine or special clinical laboratory tests in one or more sections of the laboratory using automated equipment, manual testing and microscopic analysis to obtain data for use in diagnosis and treatment of disease. The Float Medical Technologist will perform various duties of laboratory medicine commensurate with specialties and subspecialties that are performed within the areas assigned, recognizing and resolving technical problems and ensuring test systems and processes are functioning properly before reporting patient test results. Individuals will exhibit professionalism and provide positive patient/customer interactions, while serving as an engaged and productive team player for their work group and organization.  The Float Medical Technologist is responsible to have a comprehensive understanding of the theory of all methodologies and quality systems within their scope of service, assess client needs, proactively participate in the implementation of improvement measures, verify test methods and ensure validity of testing to include patient preparation, pre-analytic analytic and post-analytic phases of testing and test results reporting.  The Float Medical Technologist provides coverage for 3 clinical laboratories and varying shifts as assigned.


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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