Providence Health & Services Medical Technologist II in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling a Medical Technologist II ( Clinical Laboratory Services , Variable Shift, 0.9 FTE) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Consistently demonstrates adherence to the principles and requirements outlined in the Commitments and Compliance Integrity Program and any other organization or departmental materials related to compliance with laws, regulatory requirements.
Consistently demonstrates adherence to Medicare and Medicaid regulations which directly or indirectly relate to the performance and job expectations.
Employee demonstrates knowledge of PSMMC’s policy on Patients Rights and Responsibilities and respects these rights and responsibilities in carrying-out daily activities.
Actively supports the regulatory requirements of Joint Commission standards for the laboratory and the hospital.
Demonstrates leadership by performing his/her work in a manner that meets or exceeds the level of care and service that PSMMC promotes to the communities we serve.
Participates in hospital and department specific practices to maintain a clean, safe and comfortable environment for patients and staff.
Maintains the security and confidentiality of data and information used in performance of his/her daily duties conforming to hospital policy, laws and regulations as appropriate.
Follows established policies and procedures to identify and reduce the risks of acquiring or transmitting infection.
Maintains positive working relationships and fosters a cooperative work environment.
Communicates effectively with patients, physicians and staff in a professional manner.
Provides clear, concise, pertinent reports/information.
Notifies appropriate personnel of problems related to specimen collection or testing.
Recognizes and reports signs/symptom of abuse and neglect for all ages of patients served.
Utilizes a collaborative interdisciplinary approach to insure that specimen collection is completed at the appropriate time to meet clinical needs.
Advises and aids in collection and processing of appropriate specimens.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s Degree in chemical, physical or biologic science, or medical technology from accredited institution
ASCP (MT or MLS) or equivalent certificate required
State of Washington Medical Assistant-Phlebotomist certification and current BLS-Healthcare provider (AHA accredited) within 30 days of hire
Experience in a medical laboratory
5 years experience of Clinical Laboratory Testing Experience
1 year experience in a high complexity lab
About the hospital you will serve .
Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Medical Technologist
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 259300