HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Medical Technology Student PRN in Wichita, Kansas

_Wesley Medical Center - Wichita, Kansas_

Medical Technology Student

Shift: PRN

One of the most experienced and comprehensive medical centers in Kansas! Wesley is the hospital of choice for thousands of people in Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Their preference for Wesley extends well beyond the high quality medical services Wesley offers. It also includes the spirit of intensive caring that inspires and guides everyone who works at Wesley Medical Center. Wesley Medical Center is an acute care center licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets. As a leader in overall recommend care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies - more than any hospital in a 13 state region! Wesley Healthcare owns and operates Wesley Medical Center, Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER, Wesley Children’s Hospital, Wesley West ER, Wesley Derby ER and multiple WesleyCare clinics.

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Position Description:

Under supervision, the Medical Technologist Student performs, evaluates, and reports clinical laboratory test results used by the physician to diagnose and treat patients. This includes specimen collection, specimen manipulation, equipment operation and troubleshooting, quantitative and qualitative analytic evaluation and communication of results. * Performs clinical laboratory test procedures for high complexity testing according to written procedures, and communicates results to appropriate caregiver * Evaluates acceptability of test results by applying knowledge of specimen suitability, test methodology, quality control parameters, age-related factors, critical values and disease-related factors and verifies the results if acceptable * Takes pre-established remedial and corrective action when test results are equivocal or equipment malfunction occurs to ensure accuracy and timeliness of results * Documents work activities and reports test results by utilizing clerical and computer functions to ensure accurate and timely reporting of results * Obtains specimens by venipuncture, heel stick, or other appropriate methods from patients of all ages, newborn through geriatric, when requested, to assist in efficient lab operation * Performs quality control, equipment calibration and equipment maintenance procedures according to written procedures to ensure accurate and timely lab results * Properly handling and processing hazardous chemicals and waste as needed

Required Education or Experience * Current enrollment in the last year of an accredited Medical Technology program in order to obtain a bachelor's degree Required Knowledge and Skills * Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively * Demonstrated computer skills * Demonstrated decision-making and problem solving skills

Job: *Education Training & Professional Development

Title: Medical Technology Student PRN

Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00323-19418