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As a health care organization, Lahey Hospital and Medical Center is committed to providing high quality, safe patient care. As an employer, Lahey is committed to ensuring a professional environment where every staff member is encouraged to excel. With a team approach to care, physicians and nurses at Lahey work side-by-side with allied health professionals, medical technologists, and administrative and support staff to deliver on our mission. Lahey encourages learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits.
Medical Technologist, Night ShiftApply Now Job ID 17-798 Date posted 01/10/2018
Contributes to the Hospital's mission by independently performing various clinical laboratory tests in Hematology, Chemistry, Blood Bank and performing limited functions in Microbiology as requested in physician orders requiring superior decision making skills in order to address patient care and instrumentation issues in a timely manner without on-site supervision and direction.This position impacts patient care on the night shift by performing accurate tests, liaisoning in a professional manner the lab and the other hospital departments, communicating effectively and expeditiously, ensuring that the highest possible patient care is maintained on this off-shift.
Required:Bachelor's degree in a science field required or grandfathered qualifications.
Grandfathered Qualifications (A or B):
A.2-year science degree and evidence of working experience in a clinical setting prior to 1980.
B.MLT Certification (HEW or military) acquired prior to 1980
Required: At least two years of work experience in a hospital based laboratory.
Preferred: Generalist experience in a hospital core laboratory.
Required:For safety and quality reasons, must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English with patients, visitors and fellow members of the hospital team.
·For safety and quality reasons, must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English with patients, visitors and fellow members of the hospital team.
·Must have a working knowledge of Hematology, Chemistry and BloodBank.
·Be able to remain calm and professional in stressful situations.
·Work independently and have superior decision making skills.
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, CERTIFICATIONS:
Required:Medical Technologist registry eligible.
Preferred:Medical Technologist registered (ASCP or applicable).