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CommonSpirit Health Med Technologist I in HOUSTON, Texas

Overview

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

Responsibilities

POSITION SUMMARY

Accurately analyzes and report all tests ordered by the Medical Staff in a timely manner to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of patients.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Performs and results test procedures on patient specimens adhering to the Section’s Standard Operating Procedures to ensure accurate, timely reporting

  2. Ensures that major automated equipment is operational by performing required maintenance, calibration and troubleshooting procedures

  3. Performs required Quality Control procedures and Maintains records to ensure tests are being performed within control limits

  4. Assists in evaluation of new procedures and equipment to provide the physician with the most current laboratory technology

  5. Participates in opportunities for continuing education and/or teaching, training according to the Section Performance Standards to enhance technical skills

  6. Responsible for inventory of supplies

  7. Adheres to all regulatory requirements

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Licensure Required:

*Bachelor's Degree

*Certification as a Medical Technologist – MT (ASCP), or MLS, or AMT, or NCA,

  • or Specialty certification depending on lab section (e.g. M(ASCP) for Microbiology, H(ASCP) for Hematology, etc.)

Minimum Experience:

*None required

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

*Strong organizational skills

*Ability to communicate with others

Physical Requirements:

Walking, pushing, pulling, twisting, and bending – Up to 30% of time

Sitting, reaching, grasping, and repetitive movements – More than 50% of time

Standing – 30% - 50% of time

Lifting up to 50 lbs – Up to 30% of time

Carrying up to 50 lbs – Up to 30% of time

Exposure to dust, fumes and odor – Up to 30% of time

Work near moving parts – More than 50% of time

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Requisition ID 2021-155919

Employment Type Part Time w/o Benefits

Department Clinical Laboratory Services

Hours / Pay Period 24

Shift Day

Standard Hours Days

Facility / Process Level : Name CHI St. Luke's Health - The Vintage Hospital

Location TX-HOUSTON

Equal Opportunity CommonSpirit Health™ is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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