Mercy Healthcare Springfield , MO 65802
We're a Little Different
Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.
We don't believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.
At Mercy, you'll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We're a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.
Responsibilities and Qualifications
MEDICAL TECHNOLOGISTThe Medical Technologist/Medical Laboratory Scientist is part of the provider care team who helps with diagnosis, treatment, and monitoring of patient conditions through the use of technical and scientific knowledge. This position is responsible for accurate, precise, and timely performance of laboratory tests.
Medical Technologists/Medical Laboratory Scientists evaluate and report test results while assuring compliance and meeting all regulatory requirements consistent with the quality of a World Class Laboratory. The Medical Technologist/Medical Laboratory Scientist will be required to exhibit excellent customer service skills in line with Mercy Signature Service in all internal and external customer interactions.
MEDICAL LAB TECHNICIAN The Medical Laboratory Technician I is part of the provider care team who helps with diagnosis, treatment, and monitoring of patient conditions through the use of technical and scientific knowledge. This position is responsible for accurate, precise, and timely performance of laboratory tests.
The Medical Laboratory Technician I evaluates and reports test results while assuring compliance and meeting all regulatory requirements consistent with the quality of a World Class Laboratory. The Medical Laboratory Technician I will be required to exhibit excellent customer service skills in line with Mercy Signature Service in all internal and external customer interactions.
Each career at Mercy represents unique members of our caring ministry's "body", working together for the health and strength of the whole. To achieve our goals, we need all the parts functioning at their best and this requires the specific qualifications that you'll bring with you:
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS for Medical Technologist
Education: Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or a related science
Experience: Up to three years acceptable clinical laboratory experience as a certified MLS or equivalent or certification eligible new MLS graduate
Certifications: 1. Current certification as medical technologist/medical laboratory scientist through the American Society for Clinical Pathology or equivalent. 2.
If ASCP certification was achieved after January 1, 2004, continuing certification maintenance must be documented to insure continuous and current certification. 3. Certification eligible individuals must achieve certification within six (6) months of hire.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS for Medical Lab TechnicianEducation: Associates degree in Medical Technology or at least 60 semester hours of academic credit from a college/university accredited by a recognized regional or national accreditation agency and successful completion of a NAACLS or ABHES accredited MLT program with the last year.
Experience: One year acceptable clinical laboratory experience as LSTIV/CSTI
Certifications: One year experience as LSTIV/CSTII and an associate degree OR associate degree in a major that meets an accreditation agency's requirements and one year experience. MLT (ASCP) or equivalent certification or certification eligible with certification obtained within six (6) months of hire date.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS for Medical Lab Technician
Preferred Education: Associate degree in chemistry, biology or other science related field that meets requirements for certification agency requirements.
We'll Support You at Work and Home
Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a "top 100 places to work." We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed.
We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We're proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.
What Makes a Good Match for Mercy
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision.
We're also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.