Medical Lab Technologist - FT/Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Lake Mary, FL
  • Date Posted:
    10/17/2020
  • Job ID:
    20022293
  • Job Family
    Laboratory
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night

Job Description


Description

YOU ARE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT A RESUME WITH YOUR APPLICATION!

 

Medical Laboratory Technologist - AdventHealth Lake Mary ED

Location Address: 950 RINEHART ROAD, Lake Mary FL 32746

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth – Lake Mary ED

  •  Located right off I-4 in Lake Mary, Florida this 24-bed hospital-based emergency department delivers exceptionally connected care with our AdventHealth Altamonte Springs Hospital
  • As the first hospital-based emergency department at AdventHealth, which opened in 2016, we are now delivering state of the art healthcare to over 20,000 patients per year
  • Operating an observation unit within the emergency department allows patients receive more affordable care within their local community

Work Hours/Shift:   Full Time/Nights. Wednesday - Friday, every other Saturday 7PM-7:30AM

 

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Demonstrates, through behavior, AdventHealth Orlando’s service standards.
  • Performs various support activities to facilitate operation of assigned department or work area, which may include answering the telephone, clerical and/or receptionist duties. Continually maintains workspaces in a neat, organized, and properly supplied; properly stores and safeguards documentation and paperwork.
  • Performs assigned pre-analytical activities related to laboratory testing, which may include general and analytical equipment maintenance, function checks and documentation; inventory control and supply stocking; specimen collection; biological specimen processing; cleaning and disinfection of selected or assigned laboratory equipment and spaces; quality control and calibration performance; and other pre-analytical activities.
  • Performs all expected tests and analytical procedures for assigned department or work area efficiently and accurately, according to AdventHealth procedures, performance standards, and departmental competency standards. Participates in proficiency testing, consistently adhering to federal and state regulations as well as AdventHealth policies.
  • Performs post-analytical activities related to laboratory testing, reporting results (including highly abnormal results) in accordance with AdventHealth procedures. Provides and acts on technical and support information related to the elements of laboratory testing for all age groups, neonatal through geriatric patients.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

Required:
  • Licensed by State of Florida at Clinical Laboratory Technologist level in appropriate specialties (Clinical Chemistry, Hematology, Serology/Immunology, Microbiology, Immunohematology/Blood Banking, and/or Molecular Pathology) for the department or campus assignment.
  • Technical skills and aptitudes related to the laboratory testing, procedures and processes performed in department or work area assigned.
  • Ability to effectively communicate in verbal and written English with patients, staff, partners and customers of varied backgrounds in a respectful, effective, and professional manner.
  • Ability to read text and numbers in English, and to comprehend, measure, reason, match, and problem solve under supervision.  Ability to apply accurately learned computer related applications and programs, including using electronic keyboards and other peripheral devices.
  • Mature judgment and the ability to handle confidential information within AdventHealth guidelines and applicable regulations.
Preferred:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science, Medical Laboratory Science or an equivalent term, OR
  • Four years post-secondary education with a concentration in the aforementioned subject matters, Chemical Science or Biologic Science or Healthcare-related field
  • One-year analytical, technical experience in Clinical Laboratory setting, OR
  • Completion of a clinical internship in Medical Laboratory Science or equivalent program
  • Nationally certified as Medical Laboratory Scientist/Technologist, or equivalent term
  • Licensed by State of Florida as Clinical Laboratory Technologist level in assigned department specialties, or all 6 areas (Clinical Chemistry, Hematology, Serology/Immunology, Microbiology, Immunohematology/Blood Banking, Molecular Pathology).
 
Job Summary:

The Medical Laboratory Technologists performs various laboratory testing procedures in assigned areas as licensed.  Work customarily involves analytical testing of blood and/or other human biological specimens. Depending on campus and department, various pre-and post-analytical work processes are including in the work duties customarily performed; on-call hours may also be required. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.


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

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