Catholic Health Initiatives
Job Summary: Under the direction of the Laboratory Assistant Director, the 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, and microbiology. Essential Duties: Performs tests in chemistry, hematology, microbiology, immunohematology, immunology, and urinalysis. Effectively and efficiently uses the Laboratory Information System (LIS). 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. When necessary, prepares specimens for referral to outside reference laboratories. When necessary effectively obtains blood samples from adults, newborns, children, geriatric patients, and other patients with special needs. Education: MT - Bachelor\u2019s degree in medical technology or related science and completion of an accredited medical laboratory technology training program required. MLT - Associate in Science degree and completion of an accredited medical laboratory technician training program required. Experience: New grad's are welcome to apply. License\/Certification: MT - Certified by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP), National Credentialing Agency (NCA) or American Medical Technologist (AMT). Candidates eligible to sit for the ASCP or the AMT exam within the last six months may be considered in lieu of current certification and must be certified within six (6) months of hire. MLT - Certified by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP), National Credentialing Agency (NCA) or American Medical Technologist (AMT). Candidates eligible to sit for the ASCP or the AMT exam within the last six months may be considered in lieu of current certification and must be certified within six (6) months of hire. 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.