Medical Technologist

  • Parkland Heath and Hospital System
  • Mar 04, 2021
Laboratory Technologist

Job Description

Responsible for basic specimen processing and testing to assist physicians in the diagnosis of patients. MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS Education: - Must have a Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or a related science field, from a regionally accredited college or university. Experience: - None Certification/Registration/Licensure: Must be certified as a Medical Technologist (MT) by one of the following: -Medical Technologist (MT) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) -Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) -Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) - National Credentialing Agency for Laboratory Personnel (NCA) -Medical Technologist (MT) - American Medical Technologist (AMT)-Medical Technologist (MT) - Department of Health Services (HHS) formally (HEW) -Histocompatibility Technologist (CHT) -American Board of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ABHI) -Histocompatibility Specialist (CHS) -American Board of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ABHI) -Technologist, Blood Banking (BB) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) -Technologist, Chemistry (C) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) -Technologist, Cytogenetics (CG) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) -Technologist, Hematology (H) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) -Technologist, Microbiology (M) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) - Technologist, Molecular Biology (MB) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Skills or Special Abilities: - Must be able to follow all laboratory procedures. - Must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of laboratory techniques. - Must be able to satisfactorily operate, maintain, and troubleshoot a variety of laboratory equipment. - Must be able to identify and appropriately address problems adversely affecting test results. - Must be able to maintain accurate records, follow oral and written instructions, and communicate effectively with various hospital personnel and medical staff. - Must be able to use laboratory and hospital computer systems appropriately to accomplish assigned work within three months of employment. Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status. Nearest Major Market: Dallas Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth Job Segment: Medical Technologist, Medical, Hematology, Pathology, Medical Lab, Healthcare