Catholic Health Initiatives Med Technologist - Laboratory Hematology/Coag(Evenings) Full-Time in HOUSTON, Texas

Med Technologist - Laboratory Hematology/Coag(Evenings) Full-Time

Description

BaylorSt. Luke’s Medical Center

A quaternary care facility that is home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a

world-class cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962

by Denton A. Cooley, MD–consistently ranked as one of the nation’s best in

Cardiovascular Services & Heart Surgery.

The first hospital in Texas and the Southwest designated a Magnet®

hospital for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center,

receiving the award four consecutive times. Baylor St. Luke’s is home to three

freestanding community emergency centers (Holcombe, Pearland, and San Felipe)

offering adult and pediatric care–treating more than 51,000 patients annually.

The hospital holds a collaborative partnership with Baylor College of Medicine

and affiliations with The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, The

University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston), Houston Baptist University, and

Prairie View A&M University.

Position Summary:

Accurately analyzes and report all tests ordered by the Medical

Staff in a timely manner to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of patients.

Qualifications

Education:

Bachelor’s

Degree Required

Licensure/Certification:

Certification

as a Medical Technologist – MT (ASCP), or MLS, or AMT, or NCA,

OR

specialty certification depending on lab section (e.g. M(ASCP) for

Microbiology, H(ASCP) for Hematology, etc.)

Minimum Knowledge,Skills, and Abilities:

Strong organizational skills

Ability to communicate with

others

PositionResponsibilities:

1.

Performs and results

test procedures on patient specimens adhering to the Section’s Standard

Operating Procedures to ensure accurate, timely reporting

2.

Ensures that major

automated equipment is operational by performing required maintenance,

calibration and troubleshooting procedures

3.

Performs required

Quality Control procedures and Maintains records to ensure tests are being

performed within control limits

4.

Assists in evaluation of

new procedures and equipment to provide the physician with the most current

laboratory technology

5.

Participates in

opportunities for continuing education and/or teaching, training according to

the Section Performance Standards to enhance technical skills

6.

Responsible for

inventory of supplies

7.

Adheres to all

regulatory requirements

Job Allied Health

Primary Location TEXAS-HOUSTON-ST LUKES MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule 3p-11p

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0130149