Medical Tech (Microbiology)
Company: WellStar Health System, Inc.
Posted on: January 27, 2023
How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and
ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion,
pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar, our mission
is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the health and well-being of
every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining
example of what's possible when the brightest professionals
dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare
industry, and in people's lives.
Hours: PT Nights, Saturday-Sunday 10:30pm-7am (Rotating Weekends)
The Medical Technologist is under the general supervision of the
Supervisors, Manager or Director; performs clinical laboratory
testing pursuant to established and approved protocols requiring
the exercise of independent judgment and responsibility, maintains
equipment and records, performs quality assurance activities
related to test performance and may supervise and teach within the
Accuracy: Maintains acceptable accuracy in-patient, quality
assurance, proficiency, and competency testing.
Critical Thinking: Uses clinical/ theoretical knowledge to analyze,
investigate, interpret, and report lab data.
Job Knowledge: Maintains current personal training, education and
practice of policies and procedures.
Productivity: Practices organizational skills for efficiency of
time, materials, cost, and availability of lab data
Communication: Practices information monitoring, investigation,
resolution, and hand-off to team members.
Performs other duties as assigned
Required Minimum Education: Must have a Bachelor's degree in
Medical Technology or related science except for HEW.
Required Minimum Certification: MLS (MT) or equivalent from an
accrediting agency approved by Georgia Department of Community
Health. (ASCP, HEW, AMT). Persons who possess the technologist
qualifications and have recently moved into the state or have
recently completed the academic and training/experience
requirements may be temporarily classified once as technologists
for eighteen (18) months to afford the persons an opportunity to
successfully complete an approved qualifying examination. MLS (MT)
certification eligible candidates must pass certification within 18
months of hire. Active employees with a MT(AAB) or MT (AMT) working
as an MT in WellStar as of 9/1/20 will be grandfathered into this
Required Minimum Experience: One-year Laboratory experience
Required Minimum Skills: Computer/data entry experience. Ability to
communicate with various members of the healthcare team. Ability to
use EXCEL, Word and have basic computer operational knowledge. Epic
and 3M experience preferred.
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