Performs testing and demonstrates proficiency and understanding of the procedures involved in general laboratory testing, maintenance, quality control and quality management. Performs other duties assigned by Department management according to policies and procedures and the mission of Woman's Hospital.
Minimum Education: Must have a Bachelor’s degree, graduated from an accredited Medical Technology program, and have one of the following: MLT, ASCP Registration; CLT, Registration from HEW Proficiency exam; Military Clinical Specialist training. Current licensure with the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners is required.
Minimum Work Experience: A minimum of one year laboratory experience is required. Minimum Job Knowledge: Must have a working knowledge of laboratory tests and procedures, their purpose, normal ranges, and significance of abnormal values. Must be familiar with operation of laboratory equipment and troubleshooting procedures. Must demonstrate proficiency in collection of specimens and performance of laboratory tests. Good organization skills, data entry and medical computer software experience helpful.
Internal Number: 17-0440
About Woman's Hospital
Woman’s mission is to improve the health of women and infants.
Woman’s Hospital was one of the first women’s specialty hospitals in the nation, and is currently one of the largest in the United States. Opened in November 1968, Woman’s is a private, nonprofit organization that is consistently recognized for its care of women and infants.
Woman’s performs more than 7,300 surgeries, 43,900 mammograms, and 75,700 Pap screens.
Woman’s is the 17th largest delivery service in the United States and the largest in Louisiana.
Woman’s was the first area hospital to achieve Nursing Magnet® status.
Woman’s received the 2016 Guardian of Excellence Award from Press Ganey Associates, Inc. for outstanding patient
experience and the Top Performer on Key Quality Measures recognition from The Joint Commission.
For the past ten years, Woman’s has been named one of Modern Healthcare Magazine’s Top Places to Work in Healthcare.
Woman’s at a Glance
Licensed hospital beds: 168
Licensed NICU beds: 84
Pap tests: 75,707
Breast procedures: more than 43,907