Come join the leading medical facility in Hawaii. We are currently looking for a ASCP certified Medical Technologist (MT/MLS ASCP) to join our growing team of lab professionals. We recognize and encourage that kind of mindset when it comes to patient care. And we do everything we can to make sure our people are compensated on every level. That means providing the resources and empowering the behavior that results in excellent patient outcomes. It also means making sure our people have the kind of progressive and comprehensive education and benefits support that lets them know how deeply they're appreciated. The current opening is an ideal for a candidate with several years of experience who is looking to continue their career in an environment that truly cares about employees and the patients they serve. We have openings for both day and night! Please send resume immediately for consideration
Base Qualifications: - MT/MLS ASCP - Minimum of one year of clinical experience
Responsibilities: - Performs routine laboratory test procedures as outlined in the laboratory standard operating procedure manuals and reports test results. Adheres to quality assurance and quality control procedures in performing all testing - Correlates clinical information and/or previous lab results and reports discrepancies to Medical Technologist, Sr. or supervisors. Consults with superiors or pathologist when no preset criteria for decision-making is available before taking action - Collects and directs the collection of specimens with rigid attention to proper patient identification, priority status and hospital and laboratory safety and infection control policies for clinical testing - Maintains and operates lab equipment; able to detect malfunctions as they occur by review of instruments results. Troubleshoots the problem with technologist or service representative assistance - Ensures appropriate lab supplies are always on hand in their assigned area or department - May be rotated to other lab locations or shifts as necessary - Trains or instructs laboratory personnel in performance of lab tests and procedures where assigned - Participates in developmental work on new tests - Attends and participates in continuing education programs to monitor proficiency, expand current knowledge and enhance professional excellence. Willingly shares knowledge and provides clinical orientation to other members of the staff - Trains students from affiliated programs or new employees as assigned - Works closely with all laboratory personnel to ensure timely client service and accurate test results - Participates in Job Competency/Skills Check program - Maintains open communication with supervisors, pathologists, and fellow employees to ensure optimal operation of department. Communicates pertinent information to other members of the health care team in a clinically relevant time frame to enhance the lab’s contribution to patient care - Delivers age appropriate care for the patient population. Maintains strict confidentiality in all situations and with all documentation - May be rotated to other lab locations or shifts as necessary - Writes and updates laboratory procedures under supervision as required. - Adheres to safety, confidentiality, compliance and legal requirements - Maintains consistent and reliable attendance and complies with company guidelines on attendance - Performs other duties as assigned
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