We are seeking a dynamic motivated hospital based Medical Laboratory Technician like you to join our organization.This is a PRN position.
IRL is a full service provider for clinical laboratory and anatomic pathology services, providing hospitals, physicians, and clients with timely diagnostic information for patient care. Our infrastructure includes a fully automated esoteric core laboratory in Fort Lauderdale, a histology and microbiology operation in Largo, Florida and in Alachua Florida, and a network of hospital based rapid-response laboratories throughout Florida. Through the process of re-engineering and the application of leading edge automation technology, IRL has transformed laboratory operations into an integrated service network. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
As a Medical Laboratory Technician PRN, you will perform stat and routine clinical laboratory testing in technical discipline areas in which individual and department are licensed under the oversight of a Medical Technologist and direction of a Laboratory Supervisor, Manager or Director. Your duties will be consistent with written procedures and regulatory requirements. You will demonstrate a general understanding of the theoretical concepts of laboratory medicine to ensure timely and accurate results.You will also perform non-technical duties including, but not limited to, specimen collection, processing and referral testing within the department as required. You will be in support of the department in achieving goals for service, quality, regulatory compliance, financial performance, patient satisfaction, healthy work environment, and integration of intra and inter-departmental activities.
Demonstrate responsibility and accountability in the performance of accurate and timely laboratory testing
Ensure that your work is organized and performed according to section procedure manual so that other personnel can follow workflow
Make sure that proficiency testing samples are analyzed according to instructions and are completed within the allowable time frame
Utilize sound judgment to appropriately seek guidance from medical technologists, supervisors, department head, and medical director in the review and interpretation of clinical laboratory data
Consistently complete all required records/documentation pertaining to patient results
Perform stat procedures, timed studies, and routine tests within established turnaround time targets
Demonstrate ability to deal with priorities first, and plans for completion of remaining duties
Review pending logs (OSR) and result logs; resolve any outstanding workload or communicates to staff relief
Demonstrate the ability to use good judgment and independent thinking in the correlation and interpretation of patient results
Perform quality control procedures per protocol and completes necessary documentation
Take pertinent corrective action when the patient, control, standard, calibration and/or proficiency results are not within appropriate guidelines
Assist supervisor in meeting department regulatory agency requirements (CAP, etc.)
Ensure that equipment is operated correctly and periodic maintenance is performed according to schedule
Utilize reagents and supplies appropriately
Maintain education and development appropriate for position
You Should Have:
A 2 Year/Associate Degree in Science is required
A State of Florida Technician License OR the ability to obtain the license
Less than one year of previous experience as a Medical Laboratory Technician
1-3 years of experience in a clinical laboratory setting
You should have availability to work during disasters
The ability to frequently stand, bend, reach, squat, kneel, move, and lift patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds
IRL is a member of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies and ranks 63rd on the Fortune 500 List. Join our tradition of excellence! We want you to join our tradition of excellence. Are you intrigued?
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. We are actively interviewing so apply today. We are very excited to hear from you.
We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.