HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Medical Technologist PRN in Lone Tree, Colorado

*Position Summary: *

Performs all technical procedures, maintains knowledge of all procedures and protocols pertinent to the department. Maintains proficiency in performance of technical procedures, including venipuncture, capillary puncture and bleeding times on patients of all ages. Collects and processes specimens on patients of all ages as required. Performs test requests and chart results on patients with many different clinical conditions (from screening of healthy outpatients up to and including the major, complex intensive care patients) and all age ranges from newborns to geriatric patients. Assists the clerical duties of the department. Performs required function verification of equipment. Communicates with other allied health care professionals and patients according to job requirements. Performs testing in clinical Lab departments as assigned, following the policies and procedures of that department. _ _ _Equipment Listing:_to include that instrumentation in two assigned departments in the laboratory: i.e. Hematology, Chemistry, or Blood Bank in addition to the following list. 1. Computer 4. Printers 2. Copy Machine 5. Blood Drawing Equipment 3. Fax Machine 6. Centrifuges

_Position Requirements_

*Licensure/Certification/Registration: * MT(ASCP), or specialty, or eligible for registry or equivalent or MLT or equivalent expertise in the clinical laboratory field.

*Education: * Associate Degree in related science required. Bachelor’s Degree in related science preferred.

Experience: * Prefer 1-2 years of clinical laboratory experience.*

*Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: * Must have effective verbal and written communication skills in order to communicate in a clear, concise manner with coworkers, physicians, nursing staff and patients. Must demonstrate above average manual dexterity. Must have the ability to type proficiently (at least 30 words per minute) and to have working knowledge of laboratory computers and instrumentation.

Degree of Supervision Required Minimal supervision; individual proceeds on his/her own initiative in compliance with policies, procedures and practices prescribed by the immediate supervisor, except in situations not understood.

Job: *Laboratory

Title: Medical Technologist PRN

Location: Colorado-Lone Tree-Sky Ridge Medical Center

Requisition ID: 08936-68018