HCA, Hospital Corporation of America ASCP Certified Medical Technologist - PT/Weekends Only in San Antonio, Texas
Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital is licensed for 382 beds and has been nationally recognized by Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Grade A. It receives international acclaim for its outstanding and dynamic kidney, liver and pancreas transplant programs, setting record numbers for volume and outcomes. Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital is home to the Texas Transplant Institute, a nationally recognized center that recently performed the world’s first 16-way kidney donor exchange chain during three consecutive days at a single hospital.
Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital earned designation as a Center of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Excellence from the American Society for Bariatric Surgery in 2008. Our Sexual Assault Response Team provides a compassionate environment for sexual assault survivors ages 13 and up. This program serves as a model for hospitals and agencies all over the world. For more information, please visit our website atwww.sahealth.comand select Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital under Locations.
General Statement of Duties: The Clinical Laboratory Scientist I is responsible for performing routine and complex medical laboratory tests and analysis of results; assuming accountability for accurate results and responsibility for assigned equipment within section/department.
Essential Job Functions: 1. Performs specimen processing and testing independently to include moderate and high complexity testing. 2. Analyzes test results - demonstrates knowledge of pathological processes with correlation of disease states and test results. 3. Understands, performs, and practices preventive maintenance on assigned equipment; troubleshoots and takes corrective action. 4. Understands, performs, and practices quality control to include running controls, evaluating data, documentation of data, and taking corrective action as required. Communicates any relevant QC information to supervisor/lead tech. 5. Assumes responsibility for own development; meets timeliness for gaining skills. Satisfactorily completes competency checklist for this position 6. Provides technical information about test results to physicians, nurses and patients. Acts as a resource to others.
Minimum Education and Experience: A. High school diploma (or equivalent), with 11 years of clinical lab experience. -OR- B. 60 semester hours (90 quarter hours) of academic credit from an accredited college or University, including 24 hours of medical technology or 24 hours of science including 6 hours of chemistry, 6 hours of biology and 12 hours of courses in chemistry, biology or medical technology combination, and successful completion of a 50 week U.S. military medical laboratory training course. -OR- C. Associates Degree from an accredited MLT training program. -OR- D. Bachelors Degree from a 4 year accredited CLS program.
Minimum License and Certificates Required: Not Applicable
Title: ASCP Certified Medical Technologist - PT/Weekends Only
Location: Texas-San Antonio-Methodist Specialty %26 Transplant Hospital
Requisition ID: 01588-87778