Medical Technologist

    Valley Health
    Winchester, VA
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    Description
    • Entity:
    • Shift: Night with Rotating Weekends
    Who We Are

    Valley Health System is a not-for-profit network of hospitals, urgent cares, physician practices, and services. Expanding across Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, we are devoted to the health of all who call our 18-county area home.

    A vital resource for healthcare, we are the region's largest employer, a dependable community partner, and are at the leading edge of clinical innovations.

    We are looking for passionate, innovative, and caring people who will each bring their unique skills and perspectives to our workplace.

    What You Will Do:

    Medical Technologists are professional health caregivers who constantly seek performance improvement in all areas of Laboratory analysis. He/she will interact and service all age groups including neonatal, child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric. They must be proficient in phlebotomy for the groups. All technicians and technologists are generalists and must be able to perform automated and manual testing in Blood Bank, Chemistry, Coagulation, Hematology, Microbiology, and Serology. They must have the ability to perform instrument maintenance and be competent to interpret calibrations and QC. They must be able to prioritize work and maintain a professional demeanor under stress.

    What You Will Bring:

    Education

    Bachelors in a chemical, physical, biological or clinical laboratory/medical technology science

    Certification & Licensures
    West Virginia DHHR Clinical Laboratory Practitioner License if applicable
    BLS Certification (Basic Life Support) - American Heart 'Healthcare Provider' (HCP) - AHA approved within six months of employment, updated annually

    Qualifications
    • Demonstrates knowledge/competence in providing service to patients of all ages including: neonate, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric
    • Demonstrates knowledge/competence in the performance of diagnostic testing applying The Joint Commission patient safety practices in all aspects of patient care
    • Ability to consistently pay attention to detail while maintaining quality and productivity required
    • Ability to prioritize work and situational professional demands required
    • Professional demeanor and communication, both verbal and written, when under stress required
    • Professional and respectful interaction in all situations with patients, physicians and employees required

    What You Will Get:

    - Competitive salary
    - Flexible scheduling
    - Onsite Childcare (available at some locations)
    - Health Insurance
    - Paid Time Off
    - Wellness Program
    - Tuition Assistance
    - Retirement Plan
    - Life Insurance

    *some benefits are subject to change due to job status

    We celebrate, support, and thrive on our differences for the benefit of our employees, our patients, and the communities we serve.
    We are neighbors caring for neighbors, and our goal is always to help those we serve get well, feel well, and stay well.

    EOE

    Criminal Background Checks
    VA State Police
    3rd party Background Check

    FLSA Classification
    Non-exempt

    Grade
    116

    Physical Demands
    17 A Medical Technician/Other Technicians/Assistants

    Posting ID: 556644945Posted: 2020-05-21