Medical Technologist II Full Time Evenings at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/7/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Date Posted:
    9/7/2020
  • Job ID:
    20011757
  • Job Family
    Laboratory
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    2 - Evening

Job Description


Description

Medical Technologist Full Time Evenings AdventHealth Fish Memorial

Location Address: 1055 Saxon Boulevard Orange City, Florida 32763

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Fish Memorial:

  • Great benefits such as: Educational Reimbursement

  • Career growth and advancement potential

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time Evenings

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.

  • When reporting results, correlates results of pertinent laboratory determinations to information from coworkers and to the patient’s condition.

  • 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.

  • Wears appropriate protective clothing for the hazard / area of work.

  • 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).


Qualifications

What Will You Need:

•       Current, valid Technologist license from the State of Florida.

•       Bachelor degree in Medical Technology or equivalent required.

Job Summary:

Independently perform and report clinical laboratory assays with precision and accuracy according to

established policies and procedures. Develop and implement policies and procedures for new equipment and/or assays. Responsible for the development of quality control procedures outlining acceptable guidelines and monitoring. Must perform, evaluate and accurately record quality control testing on all reportable assays. Must be able to perform accurately and timely all routine scheduled maintenance and unscheduled maintenance needed to assure proper operation of medical laboratory equipment.



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

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