Atrium Health is seeking experienced Medical Technologists/ Medical Laboratory Scientists to join our team! Full-time, Part- time night and day positions available at multiple locations in the Charlotte region.
Highlights of this opportunity •Incentives/ bonuses and / or relocation assistance may be offered for eligible positions. •Accredited by the College of American Pathologist, Carolinas Laboratory Network is one of the region’s most extensive lab testing organizations providing testing in: Chemistry and Toxicology, Cytology, Cytogenics, Hematology and Coagulation, Histology, Immunology and Flow Cytometry, Microbiology, Mycology and Virology, Molecular Pathology, and Transfusion Services.
Job Summary Performs laboratory analysis on received specimens, providing clinical information for diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases. Responsible for overall quality, efficiency, and safety in the performance of assigned technical duties.
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Essential Functions •Demonstrates proficiency and follows testing procedures and policies by adherence to quality assurance guidelines for equipment and work area, documenting corrective action to any non-conforming event. •Prepares reagents, maintains an adequate supply of materials for test procedures and manages inventory to effectively reduce departmental waste/expense. •Exercises clinical judgment in assessing priorities while identifying, problem solving and offering solutions to test systems through the appropriate department channels, i.e. contacts hotline to troubleshoot with a specialist when necessary to resolve the issue or set-up service when appropriate. •Assists with review and revision of procedures and documentation related to accreditation, adhering to all regulatory requirements for various authorities, including but not limited to CAP, TJC, OSHA. •Maintains clear, real time communications shift-to-shift and with leadership regarding issues, concerns and problems which may affect patient care or the operation of the department. •Participates in planning and implementing change through participation in staff meetings, task forces or projects. •Participates in competency assessment program, where qualified.
Physical Requirements Works in a fast-paced clinical environment. Works in an area which contains bio hazardous (infectious) materials along with chemical, fire, and mechanical hazards. Duties may involve standing, walking, stretching, stooping, bending and lifting light (20 pound) to moderately heavy (50 pound) loads.
Internal Number: 204809
About Atrium Health
In February 2018, Carolinas HealthCare System became Atrium Health. Our mission remains the same: to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing – for all. The name Atrium Health allows us to grow beyond our current walls and geographical borders to impact as many lives as possible and deliver solutions that help communities thrive.
Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas HealthCare System, one of the nation’s leading and most innovative healthcare organizations, provides a full spectrum of healthcare and wellness programs throughout the Southeast United States. Its diverse network of facilities includes academic medical centers, 40 hospitals, freestanding emergency departments, more than 700 physician practices, behavioral health centers, surgical and rehabilitation centers, home health agencies, hospice and palliative care services, and nursing homes. For nearly 70 years, our system of exceptional facilities has been providing care that improves our community and the lives of our patients and employees.
At Atrium Health, we are one team, delivering care through more than 11 million patient encounters. Our teammates share millions of reasons to be proud of their work and the ...contributions they make every day. We invite you to learn more about Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas HealthCare System, and discover all the possibilities our system has to offer?.