HCA, Hospital Corporation of America ASCP Certified Medical Technologist - PRN - Nights in San Antonio, Texas
Metropolitan Methodist Emergency Center at the Quarry, a campus of Metropolitan Methodist Hospital, is a freestanding ER open 24 hours a day, seven days a week for patients with medical emergencies. Conveniently located in Alamo Heights we serve its residents, as well as those in Olmos Park, Terrell Hills, Monte Vista and the surrounding communities. When you visit the Metropolitan Methodist Emergency Center, you can expect convenient parking, on-site emergency treatment and imaging services for adults and children. Patients are treated by emergency trained physicians and staff – all with extensive emergency treatment experience, and quick access to Metropolitan Methodist Hospital services. Our Metropolitan Methodist Emergency Center is honored to be a 2016 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award winner. For more information, please visit our website atwww.sahealth.comand select Metropolitan Methodist Emergency Center at the Quarry under Locations.
The Clinical Laboratory Scientist II is responsible for performing complex medical laboratory tests for diagnosis and treatment of diseases, analyzing and assuming accountability for accurate test results, maintenance of complicated instruments, and monitoring quality control and quality assurance programs.
Essential Job Functions: 1. Performs specimen processing and testing, including moderate and high complexity testing. 2. Analyzes test results - demonstrates knowledge of pathological processes in correlation with disease states and test results. 3. Understands, performs, and practices preventive maintenance. Troubleshoots and takes corrective action. Demonstrates pro-active problem solving skills by taking appropriate action and knowing when to seek guidance to complete troubleshooting protocol. 4. Understands, performs, and practices quality control when running controls, evaluating data, documentation of data, and taking corrective action as required. The Clinical Laboratory Scientist II communicates any relevant QC information to supervisor/lead tech. 5. Reviews, writes, or modifies departmental procedures or policies. 6. The Clinical Laboratory Scientist II gains skills quickly, and completes competency checklists for this position. Assumes responsibility for own development through cross-training in other functions or positions to ensure satisfactory operation of the department or to permit flexible staffing assignments.
Minimum Education and Experience:* A. High school diploma (or equivalent), with 15 years of clinical lab experience OR B. Associates Degree with minimum 2 years experience in Clinical Lab setting. -OR- C. Bachelor’s Degree required with clinical lab experience preferred.
Minimum License and Certificates Required: One of the following certifications is required: MT(ASCP), MLS(ASCP), MT(AMT), MT(AAB), CLS(NCA), MT(HEW), CLT(NCA), MLT(ASCP), or MLT(AMT) Certification is waived for those with 5 years of lab experience
Title: ASCP Certified Medical Technologist - PRN - Nights
Location: Texas-San Antonio-Metropolitan Methodist Emergency Center
Requisition ID: 26664-83401