Medical Lab Technician PRN in Lake Havasu City, AZ at Havasu Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 5/8/2018

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Havasu Regional Medical Center

Come Join Our Team! Beautiful weather. Friendly people. A competitive compensation package. There are many reasons to consider a career at Havasu Regional Medical Center. Havasu Regional Medical Center is a patient-centered 171-bed community hospital with the resources and the technology to serve as a regional healthcare provider. It's a compassionate place that combines the best in local hometown care with the latest in world-class medical technology.

We are currently looking for a per diem MLT to join our team!


The Medical Lab Technician performs standard routine, complex, automated and manual laboratory techniques without direct supervision
Ensures proper functioning of laboratory equipment by performing preventative and corrective maintenance, and troubleshooting basic instrument malfunctions
Calibrates and assesses the accuracy of laboratory equipment; performs, evaluates, and records quality control measures and institutes corrective action as appropriate
Assists in maintaining inventory and supplies; performs phlebotomy using age specific techniques
Collects, prepares and determines acceptability of specimens
Prioritizes assignment of test requests and coordinates general work flow
Recognizes normal, abnormal or unexpected results, errors and problems with patient test results
Evaluates, interprets and reports test results
Observes principles of data security/patient confidentiality
Assists in training of new assistants and technologists
Supervises Laboratory Assistants
Assists in evaluation of new methods and equipment
Interacts with other healthcare workers to solve problems and interpret patient lab results
Attends and participates in department meetings; and, performs other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

AS Degree preferred or equivalent education and work experience to satisfy the licensing requirements. Previous Hospital MLT experience preferred. Each individual performing high complexity testing must—
(b) Meet one of the following requirements:
(1) …associate's degree in a chemical, physical, biological or clinical laboratory science, or medical technology from an accredited institution;
(2)(i) Have earned an associate degree in a laboratory science, or
medical laboratory technology from an accredited institution or-
(ii) Have education and training equivalent to that specified in
paragraph (b)(2)(i) of this section that includes--
and
(B) Have laboratory training that includes either of the following:
(1) Completion of a clinical laboratory training program approved or Accredited by the NCCLS, ABHES, or CAHEA .Prefer ASCP, NCA, CLS, AAB, MLS, AMT or HEW on hire.
Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran

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