Position is second shift General Lab coverage. Generalist areas are Chemistry, Hematology, Coagulation, Urinalysis, Serology, and Blood Bank. Duties also include accessioning specimens and Microbiology tasks such as loading blood culture bottles on the analyzer, plating traditional cultures, reading Gram stains and performing some rapid tests. Instrument maintenance, QC and trouble-shooting are necessary parts of the job. Participation on the rotating weekend (currently 1 per month) and holiday schedules is required. Phlebotomy competency must be demonstrated but is rarely required on this shift. Ideal candidate is a pleasant, reliable, detail-oriented critical thinker who seeks ways to be helpful and to keep the lab running smoothly. Previous experience preferred but not required.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Medical Laboratory Tech or Medical Technologist (ASCP, AMT, NCA) registered, equivalent or eligible.
Six months laboratory experience is required.
Associates (for MLT) or BA/BS degree in Medical Technology, or related field from an accredited college/university and completion of a Medical Technology internship is required unless approved by Medical Director.
Works in a clean, well-lighted, heated and ventilated hospital complex.
Job: Med Tech
Primary Location: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Facility: East Cooper Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005017973
About East Cooper Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.