HCA Holdings, Inc
Las Vegas, NV, United States
Healthcare, Biotech, Clinical Research, Pharmaceutical
Utilizing advanced digital technology and an accomplished medical staff,Southern Hills Hospitalprovides the communities of southwest Las Vegas with emergency and pediatric emergency services, behavioral health inpatient and outpatient programs for ages 55 and older, an accredited Chest Pain Center, a Certified Primary Stroke Center, OB-GYN and diagnostic imaging and surgical services. Southern Hills Hospital’s advanced care and superior service make for better outcomes and an exceptional patient experience.
Position: Medical Technologist, PRN
Under the general supervision of the director of laboratory services or designee performs laboratory tests demonstrating understanding of normal ranges due to sex and/or age from neonatal through geriatric population groups. Performs automated, semi-automated and manual procedures in the fields of bacteriology, parasitology, hematology, coagulation, serology, chemistry, urinalysis, immunology, and immunohematology according to established procedures and policies. Reports results according to established professional standards, following interpretation, verification and validation of procedures. Works actively and is cooperative with nursing and other hospital staff to ensure timely patient care. Assists with regulatory compliance.
The Technologist must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span, and must possess the ability to assess data reflective of patient status, and interpret appropriate information needed to identify each patients’ requirements relative to the age-specific need, and to provide the care needed as described in the department policies and procedures. The Technologist remains calm in crisis and emergency situations, and directs staff members effectively and appropriately. The Technologist maintains professional and effective working relationships with all members of the Health Care Team.
Bachelor degree in Medical Technology from an accredited college or university and successful score on a national examination for certification approved by the State Board; or completion of three years of academic study with a minimum of 90 semester hours at an accredited college or university in a curriculum involving biological or physical science and at least 12 months training at a school of medical technology approved by a national accrediting agency and pass a national examination for certification approved by the State Board; or a bachelor degree in one of the chemical , physical or biological sciences at an accredited college or university, have at least one year of additional full time experience or training in a specialty or subspecialty in which he/she performs tests and pass a national examination for certification approved by the State Board; or pass the examination for clinical laboratory technologists given by the State of Nevada Division of Health Bureau of Licensure and Certification.
Current State license (or within six months of hire) as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist, General Supervisor is preferred. Per Diem staff are required to have a Clinical Laboratory Technologist License.
Two years’ experience as a Medical Technologist in a large clinical laboratory preferred. Generalist experience in all areas of the laboratory including Blood Bank is preferred.
Title: Lab Medical Technologist PRN
Location: Nevada-Las Vegas-Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center
Requisition ID: 08967-5146
HCA Holdings, Inc
Website : http://hcahealthcare.com
At its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA was one of the nation's first hospital companies. Today, we are the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes about 165 hospitals and 115 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and England and employing approximately 204,000 people. Approximately four to five percent of all inpatient care delivered in the country today is provided by HCA facilities. Milton Johnson serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HCA. HCA is committed to the care and improvement of human life and strives to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve. Building on the foundation provided by our Mission & Values, HCA puts patients first and works to constantly improve the care we give them by implementing measures that support our caregivers, help ensure patient safety and provide the highest possible quality. Investing in our communities is important to us. HCA typically invests about $1.5 billion annually to keep our facilities modern and up-to-date technologically and to expand and add services where needed. Focusing primarily on communities where the company is a leading healthcare provider, HCA selectively adds new facilities in order to better serve our communities. And because two HCA founders were physicians, we value highly the strong relationships we've created with local physicians. We endeavor to provide them with a wide array of services and modern facilities in order to help them deliver the best possible care.