Sanford Health Medical Laboratory Technician in Rock Rapids, Iowa

Job Title: Medical Laboratory Technician | Rock Rapids

City: Rock Rapids

State: Iowa

Department : CORE LAB

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: Other

JOB SUMMARY

Responsible for pre-analytical, analytical, and post-analytical phases of testing. Follows standard operating procedures and ensures laboratory safety, quality and regulatory requirements are met. Serves as a laboratory resource to other health care personnel and collaborates with other departments across the enterprise. Demonstrates critical and independent judgement in decision-making and problem-solving. Performs other related duties as assigned.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

Adheres to established internal standards and procedures abstracted from Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Adheres to relevant policies and ethics for clinical laboratory testing. Collects medical specimens with strict adherence to established procedures and test requisitions. Displays strong personal commitment to organizational success, inspiring others to commit to shared goals. Identifies available resources and support systems for troubleshooting. Presents a professional image, especially when dealing with customers. Promotes organizational learning through knowledge management, training and development, and sharing key experiences. Seeks opportunities to help others learn as teacher, coach, and mentor. Understands the importance of documenting patient health information. Works with quality assurance methods, tools and techniques.

DEPARTMENT DETAILS

Schedule includes as needed to fill in for vacations, ill calls, and high patient volumes.

QUALIFICATIONS

Possess a national certification for Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) or Clinical Laboratory Technician (CLT) through an approved Health and Human Services (HHS) agency, for example American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP); or be registry eligible. Registry eligible candidates must successfully complete the Board of Registry examination within 12 months of employment. If working in North Dakota (ND), must be licensed or have a provisional license, by the ND Board of Clinical Laboratory Practice. Maintain continuing education credits equivalent to the state requirements as needed for license and certifications. May be required to have Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. Associates degree in Laboratory Science required.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.

We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community,

across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.

We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Rock Rapids

State: Iowa

Job Function: Clinical Support

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req26473