Medical Technologist - $5000 sign-on/$3000 relo - evening at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/17/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Date Posted:
    11/17/2020
  • Job ID:
    20019453
  • Job Family
    Laboratory
  • Travel
    Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Shift
    3 - Night

Job Description


Description


Medical Technologist - evening


AdventHealth New Smyrna        


Location Address: New Smyrna, FL


 


Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth


  • Career growth and advancement potential
  • Faith Based organization
  • State of the art lab facilities


Work Hours/Shift:


evening



You will be responsible for:


  • Obtains or receives specimens, performs a variety of standardized tests including advanced and specialized tests using techniques and equipment.

  • Interprets results as to accuracy, acceptability and critical limits.

  • Enters data from analysis of medical tests or clinical results into medical record within required timeframes.

  • Conducts maintenance, performance checks and calibrates instruments in one or more laboratory area.

  • Recognizes biohazards specimens and processes the specimen accordingly.

  • Evaluates media, reagents and standards according to established criteria.

  • Conducts established quality control procedures on analytical tests, instruments, reagents, media and other products.

  • Evaluates results of quality control, implements corrective action when indicated, and documents action.

  • Assesses the validity of laboratory results through correlation of data with patient chart information.

  • Anticipates and recognized errors, responding in an appropriate manner.

  • Assists with and may supervise training of Medical Technology students and/or new employees

  • Demonstrates competency in the performance of laboratory procedures as they relate to specific age groups (Neonate, Child, Adolescent, Adult, Geriatric).

  • Fulfills other position responsibilities on a temporary basis or to expand current duties by updating the position description.

  • Mandatory CBL compliance

  • Mandatory Fire training


Qualifications


What You Will Need:


KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:


  • Computer proficiency required.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:


    • Computer proficiency preferred

    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills



EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology or a Bachelor’s degree in a related science with approved clinical laboratory scientist training required OR Associate’s Degree with at least two years of experience.

  • One year hospital experience in a clinical laboratory setting required.


LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:


  • Active Florida License as a Generalist Medical Technologist or Specialist Medical Technologist in one or more areas of the Laboratory required, or an Associate degree in Medical Technology

    Job Summary:

    Under the supervision of the Section Supervisor, the Medical Technologist performs clinical testing in one or more of the following areas of the laboratory: Blood Bank, Microbiology, Serology, Chemistry, Hematology and Urinalysis. Performs a variety of standardized tests including advanced and specialized tests using techniques, laboratory equipment and reports results. Performs quality control, preventative maintenance and calibrates equipment as well as solves equipment problems proactively.



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

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