Job Information

AdventHealth Medical Technologist PRN in Tavares, Florida

Description

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

  • Mental Health Resources and Support

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: PRN

Shift : As needed

The community you’ll be caring for: 1000 WATERMAN WAY, Tavares, FL 32778

The role you’ll contribute: Provides information for diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease by conducting medical laboratory tests, procedures, and analyses

The value you’ll bring to the team

  • Follows laboratory's procedures for specimen handling and processing.

  • Assists in establishing and adheres to laboratory Quality Control policies.

  • Performs and documents required maintenance, calibrations, and troubleshooting of laboratory instrumentation and test systems.

  • Performs and reports all laboratory patient testing in a timely and accurate manner.

  • Identifies problems that adversely affect test performance and reporting and resolves them in accordance with established laboratory policies and procedures. Documents specific action taken.

  • Communicates with nursing floors, physician offices, and other clients with regard to critical and stat test results; problems with specimens and/or orders; properly documents communication.

  • Completes competency assessment requirements.

  • Assists with performance of laboratory Quality Assurance activities.

  • Assists with reference laboratory (send out) processes.

  • Assists in managing reagents and supplies.

  • Acts as a technical and clinical resource for support staff.

  • Assists in the training and in-servicing of laboratory personnel.

  • Assures workflow continuity through communication.

  • Maintains regular dialog with Laboratory supervisory / managerial staff concerning quality, safety, and Standard of Behavior issues within the department and the facility.

  • Demonstrates ability to accept and facilitate change.

  • Demonstrates commitment to all department and corporate compliance policies, watches for potential problems, relays concerns to Director/Compliance Officer. Demonstrates commitment to appropriate

  • behavior and is familiar with reporting mechanism.

  • Receives specimens from outside clients, in house deliveries, and pneumatic tube system; checks specimens against order for correctness; records receipt in LIS system; attaches laboratory labels and delivers specimens to appropriate laboratory area.

  • Uses LIS system for collection verification, ordering, canceling, and inquiry functions.

  • Assists in stocking store room and work areas with supplies of varying weight and size.

  • Organizes work area and adheres to infection control policies.

  • Creates reports, memos, letters, and other communications as needed.

  • Participates in team interviewing when requested.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • B.S. degree or A.S. degree in Medical Technology (required)

  • B.S. degree in Science or Medical Technology with at least 2 years of clinical laboratory experience (preferred)

  • Active Florida Licensure as a Generalist Medical Technologist or Specialist Medical Technologist in one or more areas of the Laboratory required

  • Meet Federal Government CLIA requirements as a Technical Consultant.

  • ASCP registration

  • Must complete annual competency assessment as required by the College of American Pathologist (GEN. 55500)

  • Demonstrate commitment and follows AdventHealth’s Standard of Behavior

  • Strong, positive interpersonal skills, problem-solving ability and time management skills

  • Possesses organizational skills to function successfully in a fast paced work environment.

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

Category: Laboratory

Organization: AdventHealth Waterman

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth Waterman

Req ID: 21040654

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.