TITLE: Medical Technologist
LOCATION: Bullhead City, AZ
Would you like work at a state of the art hospital that is just over 10 years old and offers a broad range of services?
Would you like to live in an area that has sunshine almost every day of the year?
How about finding a career and life balance?
Where could you go and have a positive effect on patient care while enjoying breathtaking sunsets on the mountains and a mixture of outdoor as well as bountiful indoor activities for anyone of any age?
Performs diagnostic testing on patient samples to aid physicians in the diagnosis and/or monitoring of various disease states.
-Follows standardized procedures and helps prepare samples for testing.
-Collects samples and analyze bodily fluids and substances for abnormalities. Collects blood and study blood samples used in transfusions
-Operates laboratory equipment in a high-quality, effective manner.
-Analyzes test results for accuracy, acceptability, and critical limits, and reports/documents results per organizational standards.
-Performs automated tests using computerized instruments & automated equipment.
-Performs manual tests based on detailed instructions from a physician.
-Runs tests and analyzes the results to be reported to the patient, physician or registered nurse.
-Performs Quality Assurance work to ensure accuracy of equipment.
-Performs phlebotomy using age specific techniques
-Observes principles of data security/patient confidentiality
-Assists in training of new assistants and techs
Bachelor 's degree in Medical Technology or related scientific field of study required.
Certification by ASCP, HEW, or AMT is required.
Must have experience.
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
The facility is a 90 bed acute care joint commission accredited facility.
The person would work as a generalist.
The position is a weekend day shift.
Great department where everyone works well together so looking for someone that fits in and has excellent communication skills.
The range is between $29-$37hr depending on experience. The position does offer a sign-on/relo bonus of 5K and they offer a full benefits package.