NOW HIRING! Medical Lab Scientist/Med Tech in Omaha, NE
11th June, 2021
Job Type: Direct
Would you be interested in living in a larger city with population of over 450,000 in the midwest?
The area boast the best of everything from fortune 500 companies and Warren Buffet. It boasts several landmarks and offers something for everyone.
Are you interested in a career where you can have balance?
Then working at this medical center which is a progressive healthcare organization located in Nebraska might be the right spot for you.
Performs patient laboratory testing, instrument calibration, maintenance troubleshooting, quality control testing, and equipment function verification in the areas of Hematology, Microscopy, Coagulation, Chemistry, Microbiology, Virology and Serology.
Reports and interprets laboratory test results. Advises and consults with the Medical Staff, nursing staff, and laboratory staff.
Performs laboratory tests on patient specimens in the areas of Hematology, Chemistry, Microscopy, Coagulation, Microbiology,
Virology and Serology to assist in identifying medical disorders and to monitor ongoing patient therapy.
Utilizes LIS for reporting patient results, documenting quality control and distribution of data.
Checks instrument calibration and reagent reactivity by assaying quality control specimens to assure accurate patient test results.
Evaluates results of patient testing, quality control and survey testing, takes appropriate action to prevent compromises in patient care.
Participates throughout the calendar year in proficiency testing.
Performs troubleshooting, function checks and maintenance procedures to keep equipment and instruments in proper working order.
Maintains adequate inventory levels and stocking of supplies and reagents.
Supports new staff in training as necessary.
Prepares specimens to be sent to referral laboratories and reports test results as they are returned.
Consults with physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals concerning requested services and test results.
Performs the duties of Charge Technologist as stated in the Policies and Procedures Manual when assigned.
Associates or Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Medical Laboratory Science or related field, which includes a one-year internship in an approved clinical laboratory required.
Minimum 1 year of experience in the lab required.
Current and valid Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS), Medical Lab Tech(MLT) or equivalent certification with the American
Society of Clinical Pathology(ASCP) required.
Position reports to the Director of the Lab.
Position is a 7on/7off night shift.
The hospital will offer a range between $18.50hr for MLT $25.17 for MLS and goes up with experience.
The position also offers a full benefit package including relocation.