MLT Medical Lab Technician

  • Ascension
  • Wamego, KS 66547, USA
  • Jan 13, 2019
Full time Biotech Science

Job Description

We Are Hiring

Medical Lab Technician (MLT) Full-Time, Rotating, 40 hours Weekly Wamego Health Center Wamego, Kansas

Why Join Ascension?

Via Christi Health's rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region dates back more than 100 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, Via Christi Health, part of Ascension, is the largest provider of healthcare services in Kansas.

Wamego Health Center is a 25 bed critical access hospital with a predominant outpatient clientele. Wamego is nestled in the beautiful Kansas Flint Hills between Manhattan and Topeka. We are a growing community and take great pride in providing quality care to our patients.

With completion of a recent expansion project the lab is now looking for a new associate to join our lab family. So if you love providing quality service to patients that will appreciate and love you back this is the place for you.

What You Will Do

You will:

Perform routine diagnostic/analytic testing of laboratory specimens, and interpret, document and report test results under the supervision of a medical technologist/medical laboratory scientist.

Responsibilities:

  • Implement, validate, and report laboratory test results.
  • Perform instrument maintenance and troubleshooting.
  • Conduct quality control and quality assurance testings.
  • Maintain supplies needed for performance of tests.
  • Assist with data collection or special projects as assigned.
  • Demonstrate in depth knowledge of the policies and procedures for patient preparation, sample requirements, specimen collection, and pre-analytical factors that affect sample quality.
  • Responsible for training and mentoring of staff and students.

Qualifications

Required Credential(s)/Education:

  • One or more of the following:
    • Certified Laboratory Tech credentialed from the American Medical Technologists (AMT) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date.
    • Certified Medical Laboratory Tech credentialed from the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date.
  • Diploma
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of Customer Service experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.

Work Experience:

  • 2 Years Preferred Technical Experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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