HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Medical Laboratory Scientist in Fort Worth, Texas

The Medical Technologist performs various laboratory tests to obtain data for use in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases. The incumbent receives or obtains specimens for laboratory analysis and applies techniques used in fields of bacteriology, parasitology, hematology, serology, blood banking, urinalysis, chemical and morphological examinations. The Technologist assumes responsibility for problem solving, instruction of new employees and quality control and instrumentation. The incumbent must manage stress appropriately, make decisions under pressure, manage anger/fear/hostility/violence, handle multiple priorities and be able to work alone. The incumbent can expect to care for adult patients, including the older adult through geriatric, and pediatric patients from newborn through adolescence.

Medical City Fort Worth is a 320-bed facility offering comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services, including cardiac care, neurosciences, oncology, orthopedics, kidney transplant surgery, and emergency care. Medical City Fort Worth serves as a tertiary referral center for Tarrant County and other counties within a 90-mile radius. Established in 1974, and Accredited by The Joint Commission, Medical City Fort Worth continues to achieve national recognition for cutting-edge diagnostic treatment and exceptional patient care.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: Education:Must have one of the following: Medical Technologist (AMT) with Bachelors Degree or Clinical Laboratory Scientist, Medical Technologist (ASCP) with a Bachelors Degree. Licensure: Certification by ASCP, ASMT, AMT or HEW (HHS) Current ASCP membership for those certified after 2004 Experience:6 years as MT or 3 years Supervisor in Laboratory setting Special Skills & Qualifications: Ability to listen, interact and communicate verbally and in writing

Hours: 7 on 7 off 9:00 pm to 7:30 am

Job: *Laboratory

Title: Medical Laboratory Scientist

Location: Texas-Fort Worth-Med City Fort Worth

Requisition ID: 00073-106935