Catholic Health Initiatives
Job Summary: Under the direction of the Laboratory Assistant Director, the Senior Medical Technologist performs clinical laboratory testing and carries out the duties necessary to the performance of clinical test procedures, in the areas of hematology, urinalysis, immunology, immunohematology, chemistry. In addition to routine bench work this position is responsible for the general operations in their assigned area. Essential Duties: Performs tests in chemistry, hematology, immunohematology, immunology, and urinalysis. Participates in the performance and evaluation of quality control in all clinical areas with appropriate action taken and documented. Demonstrates responsibility for instrument operation and preventative maintenance by performing and documenting on schedule. Troubleshoots equipment problems and takes action to resolve and document them. Demonstrates responsibility for the collection and preparation of specimens for clinical testing. Responsible for the general operations in assigned area. Assumes responsibility for Proficiency Testing for assigned area. Responsible for the training of other technologists. Reviews, updates and writes procedure manuals. Keeps records in compliance with the College of American Pathologists (CAP), The Joint Commission, and the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA). Monitors and reviews quality control and Interlaboratory Quality Assurance Program results and maintenance records. Supports enforcement of Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations. Informs Assistant Director of performance issues. Education: Bachelor\u2019s degree in medical technology or related science preferred. Completion of an accredited medical technology training program, or equivalent required. Experience: Minimum three (3) years of recent full time work experience as a medical technologist. The qualified candidate possesses strong organizational, interpersonal and customer service skills; and is comfortable in a highly productive work environment. License\/Certification: Must be certified as a Medical Technologist (MT, CLS or MLS) by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP), National Credentialing Agency (NCA) or American Medical Technologist (AMT). We\u2019re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. CHI Mercy Health
Catholic Health Initiatives
Website : http://www.catholichealthinitiatives.org/
Catholic Health Initiatives is a national nonprofit health system with headquarters in Englewood, Colo. The faith-based system operates in 17 states and includes 78 hospitals; 40 long-term care, assisted- and residential-living facilities; two community health-services organizations; two accredited nursing colleges; and home health agencies. In fiscal year 2012, CHI provided more than $715 million in charity care and community benefit, including services for the poor, free clinics, education and research.