Shriners Hospital for Children - Medical Technologist (PRN)


Job Title: Medical Technologist (PRN)
9/12/2014

Company Overview
Shriners Hospitals for Children believes that its long-term success as the world’s finest philanthropic healthcare system depends on the dedication of each employee to a core set of values. These core values embrace the concept that all employees are valued members of the family-centered patient care team. The patient care team as a whole is comprised of two equally important interdependent units – support service personnel and multidisciplinary direct patient care employees. It is essential that each team member perform in a manner that exemplifies a belief our core values:
Job Overview
Company: Shriners Hospitals For Children
Location: Saint Louis, MO 63131 (map it!Map it!)
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Industry: Healthcare - Health Services
Manages Others: Not Specified
Job Type: Health Care
Req'd Education: Not Specified
Req'd Experience: Not Specified
Req'd Travel: Not Specified
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Job Description
Responsible for specimen processing, laboratory testing, preparation of reference laboratory send out testing, and reporting test results, adhering to all laboratory guidelines, policies and procedures.  Responsible for preventative maintenance of equipment, calibration and calibration verification of laboratory tests, performance improvement, quality assurance, audits, and procedural writing.  Follows hospital infection control, safety and hazardous material policies, as well as State Licensing Regulations and JCAHO standards.  Actively displays agreement with Hospital philosophy of family centered care, respects cultural and religious differences, applies knowledge of growth and development as appropriate to the patient’s age needs.
Job Requirements
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Medical Technology or related field
  • Minimum of two years laboratory experience preferred (will consider a new graduate).
  • Generalist experience (chemistry, hematology) preferred
  • Unassisted lifting up to 30 pounds; routine bending, stooping, reaching; standing for extended time periods (occasionally up to 4 hours)
  • Well lighted, air-conditioned work area; potential exposure to body substances, communicable diseases; antibacterial/antiseptic soaps; aerosol disinfectant; vinyl gloves; medical “sharps" (i.e. IV/hypodermic needles, etc.), and hazardous chemicals
  • ASCP Certified or certification eligible
 

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2001 South Lindbergh, St. Louis, MO  63131

 

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