Medical Technologist II at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    11/17/2019
  • Job ID:
    19019399
  • Job Family
    Laboratory
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Fish Memorial

Job Description


Description
Medical Technologist II AdventHealth Fish Memorial
Location Address: 1055 Saxon Boulevard Orange City, Florida 32763

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Fish Memorial
Immediate Health Insurance Coverage

$5,000.00 Sign on Bonus,  up to $3,000.00 relocation incentive

Great benefits such as: Educational Reimbursement

Career growth and advancement potential

Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time/Day
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Responsible for knowledge of contents of department and instrument manuals and maintenance of all required logs.
  • Demonstrates accurate and timely performance, interpretation and reporting of patient testing.
  • Revises policies / procedures when required.
  • Verifies and records department temperatures and performs corrective action for out-of-range temperatures.
  • Maintains appropriate supply of reagents, QC material and supplies. 
  • Collects, handles, processes and stores specimens per requirements.
  • Evaluates specimens and recognizes interfering substances or inappropriate specimens; initiates recollection process, if indicated.
  • Performs regular maintenance of equipment.
  • Schedules calibration testing, evaluation and documentation.
  • Identifies and corrects equipment error codes or alarms; notifies appropriate person when service is needed and documents.
  • Responsible for quality control including procedure for reconstitution of QC materials, QC testing, evaluation and documentation, and corrective action for out-of-range quality controls.
  • Recognizes abnormal results, critical action results, sources of error, of interfering substances and initiates corrective action where indicated.
  • Verifies accuracy and transcription of final report.
  • Locates potentially hazardous chemicals in the workplace.
  • Understands major components of the hospital’s standard labeling system.
  • Recognizes chemical labeling and its meaning, and can locate and use the MSDS book or online MSDS resources.
  • Demonstrates emergency procedures in the event of a hazardous chemical spill.
  • Shares responsibility for common lab functions (i.e., putting away supplies, answering STAT tube system, and maintaining clean break room area).
  • Participates in proficiency testing.
  • Assists new employees through orientation process.
  • Familiar with computer programs used in department, checks email messages at least daily, and ability to access hospital and department manuals online.
  • Other duties as business needs arise.
Qualifications
What will you need?
  • Must be able to apply knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient being served.
  • Handles multiple priorities.
  • Independent discretion / decision making.
  • Makes decisions under pressure.
  • Manages anger / fear / hostility.
  • Manages stress appropriately.
  • Works alone effectively.
  • Works in close proximity to others and/or in a distracting environment.
  • Works with others effectively.
  • Fluent in the English language (spoken and written).
  • Hospital experience (preferred)
  • Valid ASCP certification (preferred).
  • Valid Technologist license from the State of Florida (required)
  • Bachelor degree in Medical Technology or equivalent (required).

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

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