Medical Lab Technician

CHI Health Hot Springs , AR 71901

Posted 2 months ago

Overview:

  • Incentives offered for full time employees:*
  • Sign on bonus eligible $7,500. *

CHI St. Vincent, a regional health network serving Arkansas, is part of CommonSpirit Health.

We have served Arkansas since 1888 with a history of many firsts. Together with more than 4,500 coworkers, 1,000 medical staff, and 500 volunteers, we consistently receive praise for care advancements.

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health in 2019. With our combined resources, CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities, advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

CHI St. Vincent provides you with the same level of care you provide to others.

We care about our employees' well-being and offer benefits that complement and support your work/life balance. Our laboratory services offer a clinical ladder program to further develop growth and leadership opportunities and our market is supported by a CommonSpirit Health National Laboratory Leadership council.

Responsibilities
Knowledge of the principles and practices of microbiology, biology, hematology, immunohematology, urinalysis and chemistry.
Knowledge of a clinical laboratory as it applies to the collection and processing of samples. Testing of samples, interpretation of results, and the communication of those results to appropriate personnel.
Knowledge of laboratory chemical and biological safety
Ability to operate and maintain laboratory equipment
CLIA Category: Testing Personnel, General Supervisor (Requires the Associate Degree and 5 years of laboratory experience).

Qualifications Education:

For all new employees as of October 10, 2012,.
Required: Associate Degree in Medical Technology, chemistry, biology, physical science or related field.

Experience:
Graduated from an accredited Medical Laboratory Technology program or at least one year of experience in a clinical, analytical or environmental laboratory.
Registered (or registry eligible*) with a nationally accredited certifying agency (e.g. American Society from a Clinical Pathology, American Medical Technology, etc.).

NOTE: Registry eligible employees are expected to complete and pass all requirements for certification within one year of employment.

Failing to obtain a national certification within 1 year will result in the termination of employment with CHI St. Vincent Health System.



CommonSpirit Health participates in E-verify.



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