Medical Technologist (MLS, MT, MLT) ASCP, Laboratory, PRN

Allied Health Professionals Lawrence, Kansas


Description

Schedule: Per Need Various Shifts
On Call: No
Weekends: Yes

Are You Ready To Take Your Career to the Next Step?

At LMH Health, we are committed to being a partner for lifelong health with the community since 1921. We are looking for highly energized, motivated, and team-oriented Medical Laboratory Scientist (Medical Technologist) to join our team. You will enhance the patient experience by performing clinical laboratory testing pertaining to patient care and diagnosis. The Medical Laboratory Scientist (Medical Technologist) will practice in a renovated Lab with state-of-the-art equipment. Under the general direction of the Supervisor, the position is responsible for delivering prompt analysis of collected specimen with accurate and reliable results. Must possess appropriate licensure necessary to perform clinical laboratory testing. Training and performance improvement activities are also integral parts of this position.

Summary: The Medical Technologist functions as a professional who assumes responsibility and accountability for the performance of clinical laboratory testing that pertains to patient care and diagnosis.  As with other clinical professionals in the laboratory the Medical Technologist is career ladder eligible. 

Top Reasons to work at LMH Health

  • Excellent benefits Comprehensive Health Plans
  • Health and Wellness
  • Tuition Reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Promotes the vision and mission of Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
  • Demonstrates proficiency and core competency including; punctual and responsible in attendance, flexibility in scheduling, appropriate independent judgment and initiative, professional appearance and demeanor, promotes teamwork, maintains positive attitude.
  • Acquires and updates knowledge pertinent to policies, specimen collection, test procedures, and instrumentation.
  • Demonstrates technical expertise necessary for accurate and reliable performance of testing in all applicable areas of the laboratory.
  • Performs patient, quality control, proficiency, quality assurance testing and required documentation processes timely and accurately.
  • Assists in inventory control and research and development of new tests.
  • Participates in the training/mentoring of new employees and hospital and/or departmental committees.
  • Plays an active role in Education and Performance Improvement activities.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Required:  

  • Bachelor of Science per CLIA 88
  • MT/MLS (ASCP) or eligible

Preferred:

  • New graduates ASCP eligible should complete registry within 6 months; MLT (ASCP) bridge candidates within 1 year.

Our Values

Patient 1st – We consider the patient first in everything we do.

Better Together – We are part of the LMH team that works together to achieve excellence.

Speak Up – We embrace a transparent culture of open, respectful communication where ideas are valued and solutions are created.

Innovate! – We actively explore new ideas and approach change with agility and an open mind.

Own It/Solve It – We hold ourselves accountable for our actions and we collaborate for solutions.

In Joy – We create a workplace that is both fun and meaningful.

At LMH Health we value inclusion and diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage all to apply. Employment is decided on the basis of experience and qualification that meet the business need.