Catholic Health Initiatives Medical Technologist in LEXINGTON, Kentucky

Medical Technologist

Description

This Medical Technologist position is at Saint Joseph Hospital, Full-Time, Nights.

Position Summary:

Perform a variety of chemical, microscopic, and

bacteriologic procedures of a moderately and highly complex nature, following

established standards and practices to obtain data for use in diagnosis and

treatment of disease. Provide direct care of patients of all ages.

AdditionalResponsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a commitment toservice, hospital values and professionalism through appropriate conductand demeanor at all times

  • Adheres to and exhibitsCatholic Health Initiatives core values: Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for allcreation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God andacknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us. Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honestyand sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness. Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others intheir sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members ofthe human community. Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue;continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

  • Maintains confidentiality andprotects sensitive data at all times.

  • Adheres to organizational anddepartment specific safety standards and guidelines.

  • Works collaboratively andsupports efforts of team members.

  • Demonstrates exceptionalcustomer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients,visitors, staff and the broader health care community.

Qualifications

Certifications

Tier two employees would have a maximum of one year to become accredited by

either ASCP, CLS or equivalent regulatory body. Failure to become

accredited within the allotted time period will lead to dismissal.

Education

Have earned an Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Technology or related science from

an accredited school.

Language

Adequate conversational English is required in order that the individual be

able to take direction from management, understand how to complete job tasks,

communicate adequately with patients and co-workers as necessary, understand

and follow safety guidelines, and understand the Associate Handbook and all

hospital policies.

Job Clinical Support

Primary Location KENTUCKY-LEXINGTON-SAINT JOSEPH HOSPITAL

Daily Schedule Nights

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 1800001047

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.