Medical Technologist / PRN
Location:
El Paso , Texas
Posted:
September 23, 2017
Reference:
01515-16463
FACILITY SUMMARY:

Las Palmas Medical Center is a Level III Trauma, 186-private patient room, full service acute care hospital. Las Palmas Medical Center offers comprehensive healthcare and provides leading-edge technologies. Our Lifecare Center offers inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation programs, as well as our fully equipped fitness and wellness center in one convenient location. We also house the region's only Kidney Transplant Center.

We are located on the Westside of El Paso, Texas close to the University of Texas El Paso campus. We provide exceptional patient care services to the El Paso and Fort Bliss communities, as well as Southern New Mexico and West Texas Regions.

POSITION SUMMARY:
Under general supervision, performs routine, complex or specialized bacteriological, hematological, chemical, immunological, serological and immunoassay procedures on body fluids which will aid in the diagnosis and evaluation of the treatment of diseases while maintaining the highest standards of medical technology. He/she must maintain the highest standards of any and all accrediting agencies. Performs related quality control and clerical work as required.

POPULATION SERVED:
Clinical Laboratory services performed on patients from Neonate to Geriatric ages.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
1. Effectively uses laboratory equipment
2. Performs and reports testing on QC and patient specimens rapidly and without delay.
3. Demonstrates competence in performing testing procedures.
4. Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications:
REQUIRED LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS
Licensure or certification is not required.

REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE
Bachelor degree in clinical laboratory science or medical technology from an accredited institution.

PREFERRED EDUCATION, LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES
Preferred certification as a Laboratory Medical Technologist, MT(ASCP), or equivalent certification which is issued from a recognized accrediting agency. General 1-3 years clinical laboratory experience or equivalent clinical lab training.

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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