HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Medical Technologist ASCP PRN in Lexington, Missouri

Lafayette Regional Health Center is a 25-bed acute care facility that is deeply rooted in the community it serves. Lafayette Regional includes all new private rooms with private baths, state-of-the art imaging and testing services, a full range of general and laparoscopic surgeries, wellness programs, and rehabilitation services. With a broad range of services, nearly 20 medical specialties are covered at Lafayette Regional.

Lafayette Regional Health Center is currently looking for aPRN Medical Technologist ASCP.

Position Summary:

  • Under the general supervision of the Director/Section Manager/Operations Manager/Lead Technologist performs preanalytic testing responsibilities including clerical duties, date entry, and specimen processing.

  • Performs moderate complexity and high complexity testing on blood and body fluids as defined by CLIA 1988.Performs postanalytic testing responsibilities including test reporting, verification, investigation of technical, instrumental, and/or physiologic causes of unexpected test results. Monitors quality control. Maintains inventory of supplies and reagents.

  • Maintains non-analytic equipment such as refrigerators, freezers, and centrifuges.

  • Maintains a safe work area.

  • Demonstrates professional work habits, interpersonal skills and great customer service.

  • Participates in performance improvement activities, evaluation of new test methodologies/instrumentation, and management of laboratory data.

  • Correlates abnormal laboratory data with pathologic states to determine validity and/or whether follow-up tests should be performed.

  • Teaches theory and procedures using educational methodology to clinical laboratory science (medical technology) students. Assists with the orientation and training of LTA, LTA, LSC, CLT/MLT, MT Non-registered, and CLS/MT Registered employees.

  • The Medical Technoligst analyzes and interprets testing for birth to pediatric, pediatric/child patients between 1 to 11 years of age; adolescent patients between 12 to 17 years of age; adult patients between 18 to 64 years; and geriatric patients 65 years and older.

  • This employee may or may not be required to perform specimen collections as defined by their individual competencies.
    Performs other duties as assigned.

    Minimum Requirements:

    Education: High school diploma or equivalent. Successful completion of an accredited MLT programORa 50 week U.S. military medical laboratory training course Licensure/ Certifications: MLT (ASCP), CLT (NCA) or equivalent certification required OR registry/certification eligible. Registry/certification must be obtained within 1 year of hire. Experience: Experience preferred

Title: Medical Technologist ASCP PRN

Location: Missouri-Lexington-Lafayette Regional Health Center

Requisition ID: 09721-40193