The St. Rose Dominican Hospitals Laboratories are full service 24 7 laboratories providing diagnostic services for our three acute care hospitals located in Henderson and Las Vegas, Nevada. The laboratories employ state of the art diagnostic analyzers to perform a combined annual volume of 1.5 million billed tests. The professionals staffing the laboratories include medical technologists, most of whom are generalists working in the primary testing departments of Chemistry / Immunology, Hematology, and Blood Bank. A full Microbiology lab is located at our Siena site. The vital functions of specimen collection and specimen handling are performed by laboratory assistants. All laboratory clinical staff are licensed by the State of Nevada. Job Summary Under the direction of the manager, Chief Technologist and Medical Director, the Medical Technologist performs clinical testing in one of more of the following areas: blood bank, chemistry serology, hematology, urinalysis, coagulation, special chemistry, and/or microbiology. The Technologist obtains or receives specimens, performs laboratory tests according to written procedures, understands methods and principles, performs and evaluates quality control on a daily basis and informs the Chief Technologist or Laboratory Manager of problems. The technologist performs preventative maintenance on instrumentation and interprets results as to their accuracy, acceptability and critical limits and organizing work to meet established deadlines and record all data obtained. The technologist is also responsible for instruction of MT and MLT students. Experience Prefer at least two years experience as Medical Technologist. May consider less experience for entry level position as determined by manager. Education B.S. degree in Medical Technology or related field of study. Skills Able to work independently, read and analyze technical material and to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Must be able to handle and process confidential information. Must demonstrate the ability to understand and practice unique infant/child, adolescent and geriatric population differences and to effectively meet those needs as they related to patient handling, specimen processing and collection. Licensure Cert Medical Technologist. Licensed Clinical Technologist with Licensed Medical Technologist, General Supervisor license, preferred. Must be licensed by the state of Nevada as a Medical Technologist General Supervisor, national certification as MT (ASCP) or equivalent required, generalist experience desirable with strong background in blood bank, chemistry, hematology, coagulation, microbiology/serology.
ST. ROSE is EXCELLENCE
St. Rose Dominican Hospitals has served southern Nevada for more than 65 years with a commitment to quality, compassionate health care. As southern Nevada"s only not-for-profit, religiously sponsored hospital system, St. Rose recognizes the importance of healing not only the body, but the mind and spirit as well. Dedicated caregivers, the latest technology and an environment of healing work together at all three St. Rose hospitals in Henderson and Las Vegas.
We are part of Dignity Health, one of the largest health care systems in the U.S. The word "dignity" perfectly defines what our organization stands for: Showing respect for all people by providing excellent care. Our employees enjoy competitive salaries, comprehensive benefit packages and teamwork centered work environments. We offer relocation assistance to qualified candidates and we value the health of our employees, patients and visitors. St. Rose is a tobacco-free organization.
With focuses on family and community, southern Nevada has beautiful master-planned neighborhoods and affordable living, first-class restaurants, shopping, entertainment and no state income tax. The beauty and climate of the southwest make year-round outdoor activities possible.
Las Vegas and Henderson are cities with small town atmospheres and St. Rose Dominican Hospitals has served these communities with a commitment to excellence in the delivery of compassionate health care. St. Rose Dominican Hospitals is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) seeking qualified and diverse candidates to foster a work environment where our employees share a commitment to our mission and values. All employment decisions are made without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran or marital status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. St. Rose Dominican Hospitals are safe lift equipped and follow the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Standards for lifting.
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