HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Medical Laboratory Technician / MLT PRN in McKinney, Texas

MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNICIAN / MLT Medical City McKinney PRN (As Needed)

Position Summary: Under the direction of the Pathologist and Director of Laboratory Services and in accordance with current applicable federal, state, and local regulations and accrediting agencies, the Medical Laboratory Technologist maintains a high level of quality work; performs various chemical, microscopic and bacteriologic tests to obtain data for use in diagnosis and treatment of diseases. Receives or obtains specimens for laboratory analysis. Prepares tissue for microscopic examination, hematology, serology, blood banking, urinalysis, chemical and morphological examinations. Assumes responsibility for problem solving and quality control.

Expect to care for adult patients, including the older adult through geriatric, and pediatric patients from newborn through adolescence.

Education: -Associates degree in applied science and training culminating in certification by ASCP or AMT as a Medical Laboratory Technician or qualify as testing personnel under CLIA'88.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: -Current license/certification. -Possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action. -Possess the ability to deal tactfully with all types of personnel and medical staff members. -Knowledgeable of laws, regulations and standards of accrediting agencies. -Must possess the ability to prioritize responsibilities and handle multiple projects simultaneously. -Awareness of consequences for reporting errors. -Ability to work under emergency conditions. -Ability to maintain attention to details for extended periods of time.

About Medical City McKinney: Medical City McKinneyis a growing 260-bed hospital with a 90-year history of serving the health care needs of McKinney and the surrounding communities. Over the past several years, we have strengthened our medical foundations by adding two new surgical robots, a newly remodeled labor and delivery suites, a Level III NICU and an advanced biplane Catheterization Lab to treat heart rhythm disorders.

Medical City McKinney is proud of our team for all the well-deserved recognitions and acknowledgements we’ve received to better serve you--Joint Commission accredited, Advanced (Level III) Trauma Center, Accredited Chest Pain Center, a Texas 10 Step Facility, CLIA certified laboratory; CAP accredited clinical and anatomical pathology services, "Top Performer on Key Quality Measures" for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care by Joint Commission and Intersocietal Commission of Vascular Labs in ultrasound for peripheral vascular ultrasound.

Job: *Laboratory

Title: Medical Laboratory Technician / MLT PRN

Location: Texas-McKinney-Medical City McKinney

Requisition ID: 06264-99482