Medical Technologist

HCA Dickson , TN 37056

Posted 3 months ago

Are you looking for a company that places integrity over their bottom line? Here at HCA, our everyday decisions are founded on compassion. Apply today and join a team that is dedicated to serving others in need.

You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients' lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for dedicated professional like you to be a part of our team. Join us in our efforts to better our community!

TriStar Horizon Medical Center is a fully accredited, 157-bed regional medical center. We offer a full array of services including cardiology, diagnostic imaging, emergency, inpatient rehabilitation, oncology, orthopedics, and women's services. As an Accredited Chest Pain Center and a Primary Stroke Center, TriStar Horizon is a leading provider of emergency heart and stroke care. Our satellite campus, TriStar Natchez, offers imaging and oncology services as well a 24/7, full-service ER that provides the same services as our main campus emergency room.

TriStar Horizon Medical Center is looking for a Medical Technologist

Shift: PRN / As Needed

General Essential Functions:

  • Extensive knowledge of physiology and function of the normal human body, and the changes in the body from disease relevant to the testing in their assigned testing section.

  • Processes and performs preanalytic inspection of specimens for identification and testing acceptability.

  • Performs laboratory test(s) within any of the Laboratory Specialties on patient specimens, evaluates test results, and report/enter/verify test results in Laboratory Information System.

  • Evaluates new and/or modified procedures, reagents and instruments as needed. Assists Section Coordinator with implementation of new tests and procedures as needed.

  • Performs and evaluates periodic quality control per policy and procedure. Performs calibration and calibration verification, and instrument correlations when due. Troubleshoots all instruments. Adheres to all Quality Assurance procedures.

  • Assists in training new employees/students.

  • Communicates laboratory test knowledge and test results in a professional and appropriate manner.

  • Exhibits and adheres to ICARE Standards of Behavior in all areas of job duties and responsibilities.

  • Participates in hospital initiatives and in department goals set by the Laboratory Director.

  • Other duties as needed/assigned.

Healthcare Corporation of America (HCA) is a community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physicians. We have over 1,900 facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding ER's, ambulatory surgery centers, and urgent care clinics. Our facility based staff continues to raise the bar in patient care. Ten HCA hospitals have been named in IBM Watson Health's top 100 best-performing hospitals based on patient satisfaction and operational data.

If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our managers. Come unlock the possibilities and apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and 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.

  • Tennessee MT License required

  • Basic Life Saving (BLS) Healthcare Provider certification required within 90 days of hire or promotion.

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