HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Medical Tech ASCP LEAD PRN in Kansas City, Missouri

_Research Medical Center – Kansas City, MO_

Lead Medical Technologist - ASCP

/At Research Medical Center, above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life/. Located in beautiful Kansas City, Missouri, Research Medical Center embodies the mission and heart of HCA MidAmerica. We are recognized as a healthcare leader due to our skilled, compassionate and dedicated doctors and nurses. To ensure that we exceed our patients’ health care needs, we staff over 700 doctors who represent 29 medical specialties. Are you looking for a place to make a difference with a healthcare system that offers the best resources to not only the community, but also its employees? Apply here today!

_About Research Medical Center_

Research Medical Center has served Kansas City and the surrounding area since 1886—and those years have allowed the 590-bed facility to put down meaningful roots in a community that depends on its acute and outpatient medical care services.

The hospital, which offers medical and health clinic services across three Kansas City locations, including the main campus on Meyer Boulevard, the Research Medical Center Brookside Campus on Rockhill Road and Research Psychiatric Center, a Campus of Research Medical Center on 63rd Street. Research Medical Center features a broad range of highly specialized, state-of-the-art services including a Level I Trauma Center; Cycle IV Chest Pain Center; Neuroscience Institute; Level 1 TCD-designated Stroke Center and the region’s first Accredited Primary Stroke Center; TIA Clinic; Grossman Burn Center; Liver and Pancreas Institute of Kansas City; the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Research Medical Center; Obstetrics; Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit; Transplant Institute; and Orthopedics, among others.

Although Research Medical Center receives awards and prestigious recognition from The Joint Commission, the American Heart Association and other high-profile organizations, we don’t rest on them—instead, our team members put excellence into action.

Research Medical Center, as part of HCA MidAmerica, does much more than just make an impact on patient lives and the community it serves. Our culture is founded on HCA’s tenets of innovation, high-quality care, mutual respect and collaborative teamwork. Our hospital offers career opportunities that challenge, embrace and transform lives. And the unwavering dedication to deliver world-class healthcare is a two-way street: Research Medical Center is committed to its employees and, in turn, employees are committed to its patients and loved ones.

Recently named America’s * Coolest City.* Learn more about living in KC. *http://www.thinkkc.com/with/HCAMidwest* Learn more about working at Research Medical Center: https://youtu.be/Fw3QzBWqv7s?list=PLk-G53deONPl6I_aLN2MJrZKGABPNCyWo

Research Medical Center is currently looking for a Lead Medical Technologist - ASCP.

*Position Summary: *Under the general supervision of the Blood Bank Section Manager provides technical leadership and oversight for the personnel in the section/laboratory. Plans and coordinates daily activities for laboratory personnel. Provides documentation and makes recommendations to the manager for performance evaluations and/or disciplinary action of section/laboratory employees. Performs preanalytic, analytic, and post-analytic biochemical/hematologic testing responsibilities. Investigates technical, instrumental, and/or physiologic causes of unexpected test results. Monitors quality control and inventory of supplies and reagents. Maintains a safe work area. Demonstrates professional work habits and interpersonal skills. Participates in performance improvement activities, evaluation of new test methodologies/instrumentation, and management of laboratory data. Correlates abnormal laboratory data with pathologic states to determine validity and/or whether follow-up tests should be performed; teaches theory and procedures using educational methodology to clinical laboratory science (medical technology) students; assists with the orientation and training of MLT/CLT, Non-registered MT/CLS, and Registered MT/CLS employees. The primary analytic testing responsibilities for the employee will be in the Chemistry (includes Hematology, Urinalysis, Chemistry, Special Chemistry) section of the Laboratory.

Minimum Requirements:**

Education: Bachelor degree in medical technology/clinical laboratory science or related science required OR Bachelor degree & certification is subspecialty area

Certification: MT (ASCP)/CLS(NCA) or as appropriate, subspecialty certification such as C(ASCP) required


· Three (3) years’ experience in an accredited laboratory required

· Two (2) years’ experience in the technical area preferred

· Hospital laboratory experience preferred

Management Experience: *None required*

Administrative Skills: Ability to multi-task while maintaining a high degree of accuracy; detail oriented, verbal communication, mature judgment

Equipment/Machine Skills: Basic laboratory equipment & instrumentation; keyboarding

Job: *Supervisors Team Leaders & Coordinators

Title: Medical Tech ASCP LEAD PRN

Location: Missouri-Kansas City-Research Medical Center

Requisition ID: INT-09727-55238