Medical Technologist (MT) Accredited- FT-Days (Weekend Only) in Winchester, KY at Clark Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 7/29/2018

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Clark Regional Medical Center

 

Making Communities Healthier with Comprehensive Care...

You can get to know who we are and what truly makes us different by our mission, 'Making Communities Healthier'.  As health care evolves, Clark Regional Medical Center is transforming patient safety and quality care - pushing the limits and paving the way to establish new practices and set new standards.  We believe in putting the patient at the center of everything we do.  We are developing the most innovative patient experiences with out constant investment in continuing education and leadership development programs.

We want you on our team...Clark Regional Medical Center in Winchester, an 18 minute drive from Lexington, KY is searching for a Medical Technologist (MT), Accredited to join our Laboratory Department.  This is full-time, day shift, weekend only position collecting specimens and performing laboratory testing in all areas of the clinical laboratory to aid providers in the diagnosis and/or monitoring of various disease states.

We are committed to serving the needs of our community and our region with exceptional quality and we are passionately focused on our patients.  We consider quality more than just a set of criteria.  It is a way of life for Clark, encompassing everything we do.  This is an exciting time to join our team as we continue to grow and expand with new services. 

At Clark Regional, we believe in building careers.  That is why we offer an excellent tuition reimbursement program, competitive pay, a generous paid time off program, flexible spending account plan, choice of health insurance plans, dental, vision, life, disability plans, discounts in our café and various discounts in our community, traditional and Roth 401 (k) plans  with a match, and free parking on our beautiful campus.

Essential functions include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs order entry, phlebotomies, and collects other specimens such as urine drug screens when necessary
  • Performs laboratory testing in all areas of the laboratory to include Hematology, Urinalysis, Serology, Coagulation, Immunohematology, Microbiology, and Chemistry
  • Performs routine maintenance tasks as designated for laboratory analyzers in all areas of the clinical laboratory
  • Performs calibrations and quality control when required and is responsible for verifying the integrity of such testing
  • Troubleshoots, resolves, and/or reports equipment malfunctions as necessary
  • Performs proficiency testing and linearity testing as assigned to maintain accrediting body compliance
  • Assists in keeping policy and procedure manuals up to date
  • Assists in keeping supplies at adequate levels by completing weekly departmental inventories
  • Participates in hospital wide and departmental performance improvement activities
  • Requires critical thinking skills, detail oriented with decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Must be flexible with work location assignments

    Job Requirements

    Education:

    • Bachelor's Degree in Medical Laboratory Science or Medical Technology

    Licensure/Certification:

    • MT or MLS (ASCP) or MT (AMT) or MT (HEW) or MT (NCA)

    Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran