Medical Technologist

Medical Technologist job in Roswell, NM

Schedule: Full Time

Medical Technologist—Lovelace Regional Hospital- Roswell

Lovelace Regional Hospital- Roswell is committed to offering Roswell and Chaves County residents the highest quality patient care. We are dedicated to exceeding our patients’ expectations in every way.  EOE/AA.

Summary of Job Duties:
To obtain and analyze specimens from patients using the necessary manual and automated techniques resulting in timely, accurate results for diagnosis and treatment.  Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.

Essential Functions:
1) Knows correct process for the evaluation of new techniques and procedures in the laboratory.

2) Participates in the writing or revision of new technical procedures.

3) Knows and follows established laboratory guidelines and policies for biological and chemical safety. (Scoring guideline: No occurrences of safety infractions within past 12 months=4, One to two occurrences of safety infractions within past 12 months=2, More than two safety occurrences of safety infractions in 12 months=0).  Safety occurrence would consist of but not limited to not using/improperly using PPE.

4) Demonstrates the ability to independently solve problems, yet understands when to seek help of guidance from a supervisor or other resource.

5) Responsible for interpreting, supporting and executing hospital and department policies and procedures.

6) Participates and attends departmental meetings.

7) Takes ownership of assignments; other duties as assigned or requested.

8) Communicates and listens effectively with internal and external customers; effectively understands instructions and shares knowledge.

9) Cooperates and interacts with supervisors, peers, other departments, and all customer groups demonstrating our commitment to “service”.

Education Minimum:  Bachelor’s degree in Clinical Laboratory Science or Medical Technology.

Technical/Formal Training Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Experience
One year experience in a moderate/high complexity lab

Licensure Preferred: Nationally registered by ASCP or equivalent or registry eligible.

Department / Location

Lovelace Regional Hospital Roswell - Roswell, NM