Entity/Organization: MUHA (Medical University Hospital Authority/Medical Center)
Hours per week: 35
Scheduled Work Hours/Shift: 2:30PM-10:30PM
Fair Labor Standards Act Status: Hourly
Job Summary/Purpose: Fast Flow Laboratory performs automated and non-automated diagnostic testing; ensures quality laboratory results by accurately performing and documenting Quality Control (QC), calibrations and preventive maintenance. Actively participates in Quality Improvement (PI) initiatives and teaching health care practitioners. Effectively utilizes the Laboratory Information System (LIS), instrument software programs and other applicable programs utilized for test analysis. Performs miscellaneous duties as requested. Job Responsibilities 1. Performs automated and non-automated diagnostic testing 2. Utilizes the Laboratory Information System and instrument software programs for laboratory testing 3. Actively identifies and participates in miscellaneous duties and Quality Improvement projects 4. Actively participates in a setting conducive to teaching healthcare practitioners in Laboratory Services
Minimum Training and Education: A Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or related medical or scientific discipline.
Required Licensure, Certifications, Registrations: Certification by the American Society of Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCPBOC) required.
MUSC Health, the clinical enterprise, operates a 750-bed medical center, which includes a nationally recognized Children’s Hospital, the Ashley River Tower (cardiovascular, digestive disease, and surgical oncology), Hollings Cancer Center (one of fewer than 70 elite National Cancer Institute designated centers), a Level I Trauma Center and the Institute of Psychiatry. In addition, there are more than 100 outreach clinics, hospital/health system affiliations and telehealth sites.