- ASV* Keywords: Medical Laboratory Scientist, Clinical Laboratory Scientist, Medical Laboratory Technologist, Medical Laboratory Technician, Lab Technician
Medical Technologist - Blood Bank
Looking for your next career opportunity in healthcare? Come join a top rated hospital! At Virginia Hospital Center, our staff exceeds expectations by performing at the top-level of the profession. We are looking for an outstanding Medical Technologist/Lab Technician to join our dynamic hospital. The Medical Technologist will be responsible for performing all procedures on a rotation basis in the clinical department on a diverse age population. As a member of the Mayo Clinic Network and a Magnet Hospital, we are dedicated to providing a safe and healthy environment for our patients and employees. Come join a hospital that dedicated to you and your career.
Virginia Hospital Center (VHC) is a nationally recognized Hospital and teaching facility that has been delivering the highest quality care to the Washington, DC metropolitan area for over 70 years. - Earning the 2016 Top Hospital award from the Leapfrog Group for excellence in hospital safety and quality for the second year in a row, VHC consistently achieves the highest levels of patient satisfaction. - Located in Arlington, VA, VHC is a proud member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network (a national network of independent healthcare organizations). - VHC is the largest Hospital in the region that was named a Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services Four-Star Hospital, and is also designated as a Magnet hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. - In 2016, VHC earned the Distinguished Hospital Clinical Excellence Award and the Outstanding Patient Experience Award from HealthGrades. - VHC is a 394-bed, all-private room Hospital that strives to provide continued excellence for our employees and patients.
Bachelor's degree required and/or completion of training in Medical Technology required.
Minimum of 2 years experience in Blood Bank.
MT(ASCP)Certification is preferred.
Detects and corrects errors in tests and reports.
Accepts assigned cross-training to other clinical departments and works in other clinical departments as assigned.
Is able to perform all tests within clinical department accurately and precisely.
Handles technical matters within the clinical department.
Reports all abnormal and/or out of control patient results to supervisor, division head or Pathologist.
Records patient information and results. Phones as required.
Correctly handles critical care value results.
Maintain equipment used for testing and record daily preventative maintenance as required; be able to troubleshoot problems on instruments.
Monitors, performs and records all appropriate quality controls.
Keeps records for QC/AQ Reports.
Informs appropriate personnel promptly when supplies and supplies of reagents are low or about to expire.