Providence is calling a Medical Technologist I to its Clinical Laboratory Team at Providence Medford Medical Center in Medford, OR. This is a full-time, evening shift position. The schedule will consist of 5, 8 hour shifts. Shift hours are based on operational need. The schedule will consist primarily of 2 evening shifts - 11:30am-8pm being the primary need, and also a 2pm-10:30pm shift. On occasion, there may be a need to pick up day shift hours from 6am-2:30pm.
We are seeking a Medical Technologist I that will be responsible for the accurate and timely reporting of high complexity laboratory test results with minimal supervision. MT/MLS personnel are capable of performing pre-analytical, analytical and post-analytical duties including specimen evaluation, data analysis, and instrument maintenance and problem resolution. They often work with acute-care and outpatient caregivers, along with other Laboratory Services staff in performing their duties
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Be accurately follow the procedures for specimen handling and processing, test analyses, recording and reporting patient test results
Conduct established quality control (QC) procedures on analytical equipment, reagents, media and products with appropriate documentation
Correlate clinical, clerical and technical data
Review and evaluate test results for accuracy
Recognize testing problems including unexpected results or abnormal relationships of analytes and alerts senior personnel regarding discrepancy
Recognize and resolve instrument errors or sample problems; initiating and documenting corrective action
May be required to perform phlebotomy and processing of specimens in the Small and Rural areas
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Required qualifications for this position includes:
Bachelor's Degree in Chemical, Physical, Biological, or Clinical Laboratory Sciences
Technologist/Scientist certification or registry (e.g. MT,MLS, MB) from a government agency or nationally recognized professional organization (eg. ASCP, NCA, etc.) -OR-
Eligible for Certification or Registry.
Must obtain certification within six (6) months of hire
In Compliance with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), criminal background check and fingerprinting may be required for this position, based on assigned duties. Involves only those positions at PPMC operating the blood irradiator machine.
NOTE: ASCP certification obtained after 1/1/2004 must be renewed every three (3) years, ASCP certification obtained prior to 1/1/2004 require no renewal
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Laboratory Science from a NAACLS accredited MLS program
One (1) year experience in related field
Internal Number: 275667
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