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AdventHealth Medical Laboratory Scientist Nights $5K Sign On in Burleson, Texas


Medical Laboratory Scientist - Texas Health Huguley- operated as joint venture between Texas Health Resources and AdventHealth

Location Address: 11801 South Fwy., Burleson, TX 76028

Top Reasons to Work At Texas Health Huguley, Burleson, TX

  • Up to $5,000.00 Sign on Bonus

  • Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.

  • Award winning facility and departments including “Great Place to Work” by Becker’s Hospital Review and Gallup.

  • Work with the latest technology and top experts including “Daisy Award” recipients while on the way to Magnet status—2020.

  • Amazing medical benefits through Aetna plus an onsite full-service fitness center.

  • Growth opportunities designed for each employee.

  • Located about 10 minutes from downtown Fort Worth and near TCU in the award-winning school district, Burleson ISD which also provides a low-cost of living.

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time

Night Shift

Monday - Friday

10:30pm - 7am

What You Will Need:

  • Must have a B.S. degree in Medical Technology, Medical Laboratory Science or a related science.

  • Valid ASCP or AMT Technologist/Scientist Certification.

  • At least one year of experience is preferred.

Job Summary:

Perform and report clinical laboratory analysis to assist physicians and other hospital staff in the diagnosis and monitoring of patients.


You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Accurately performs and expeditiously reports laboratory tests, according to departmental policies, CLIA law and regulatory standards.

  • Determines identity and suitability of specimens when received, according to procedure policies.

  • Assures test accuracy by performing and recording control testing, in accordance with departmental policy on each shift, as observed by the department supervisor.

  • Performs tests in accordance with department policy and reports results in a timely manner, as documented in test records.

  • Organizes daily work efficiently and expedites testing as observed by supervisor.

  • Investigates problems and takes initiative in resolving them, both technical and non-technical, and communicates the outcome to the appropriate individual.

  • Reviews integrity of report by checking legibility, completeness and credibility of results prior to releasing, as observed by supervisor.

  • Accurately performs, records, transcribes or reviews proficiency testing material by the stated deadline, according to laboratory policy and CLIA law, as evidenced in the survey evaluation results.

  • Maintains instrumentation and department supplies in order to ensure efficient departmental operations.

  • Performs and documents assigned equipment maintenance duties per shift according to maintenance manuals.

  • Restocks department supplies on a regular basis to ensure adequacy of inventory, as documented on department checklist.

  • Recognizes problems in instrumentation, performs first line repairs as outlined in procedure manual and notifies appropriate individual if unable to adequately alleviate the problem.

  • Promotes and contributes positively to intradepartmental and interdepartmental communications to ensure efficient departmental operation.

  • Answers telephone and pages promptly and in a courteous manner, identifying self and department at all times.

  • Assists in orientation and training of new associates unfamiliar with the department, as observed by the supervisor.

  • Relays all appropriate information during shift hand-off, and ensures department is covered prior to leaving.

  • Demonstrates good judgment in directing phone calls or questions to the appropriate department or individual.

  • Promotes a safe working environment by regimented clean up and adherence to safety manuals.

  • Adheres to established departmental guidelines for clean up on each shift.

  • Protects self and co-workers by practicing safety precautions as established in safety and infection control manuals.

  • Maintains appropriate departmental records and filing systems to ensure the expeditious retrieval of information and to comply with regulatory requirements.

  • Ensures that results are properly filed and that data is recorded in a legible manner as evidenced in departmental records.

  • Exhibits ability to perform essential computer operations pertaining to job duties.

  • Performs outpatient ordering as defined in the department policy.

  • Maintains a professional attitude in the work place regarding procedures, personnel and continuing education.

  • Demonstrates a willingness to learn new procedures and instrumentation by attending training sessions and becoming familiar with new revisions as they occur.

  • Reviews policies frequently, assists in updating contents and complies with procedures contained therein.

  • Demonstrates flexibility by being able to work various departments and alternative shifts when requested.

  • Exhibits willingness to help associates in their tasks when able.

  • Accepts constructive criticism and feedback.

  • Maintains necessary continuing education credits, keeps required competencies current, and maintains valid ASCP Certification.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Laboratory

Organization: Texas Health Huguley Hospital

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 3 - Night

Travel: AHS Texas Inc.

Req ID: 21011879

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.