Texas Oncology is looking for a full-time Medical Technologist Sr. to join our team! This position support and work at the San Antonio at Research Drive location. Texas Oncology is the largest community oncology provider in the country and has approximately 600+ providers in 220+ sites across Texas and southeastern Oklahoma. Our founders pioneered community-based cancer care because they believed in making the best available cancer care accessible to all communities, allowing people to fight cancer at home with the critical support of family and friends nearby. Our mission is still the same today-at Texas Oncology, we use leading-edge technology and research to deliver high-quality, high-touch, evidence-based cancer care to help our patients achieve "More breakthroughs. More victories." ® in their fight against cancer. Today, Texas Oncology treats half of all Texans diagnosed with cancer on an annual basis.
Why work for us?
Come join our team that is responsible for helping lead Texas Oncology in treating more patients diagnosed with cancer than any other provider in Texas. We offer our employees a competitive benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short-term and Long-term disability coverage, a generous PTO program, a 401k plan that comes with a company match, a Wellness program that rewards you practicing a healthy lifestyle, and many other perks, such as Tuition Reimbursement, an Employee Assistance program, and discounts on some of your favorite retailers.
The ideal candidate for the Medical Technologist Sr. position will have the following background and experience: Bachelor's Degree in Medical Lab Technology or Laboratory Science
ASCP is preferred, but not required.
Three to five years of clinical lab experience
Must work well with others and integrate with a new team.
What does the Medical Technologist Sr. do?
The Medical Technologist is responsible for accurately performing specimen analysis, instrument maintenance, and quality control procedures including moderate and high complexity laboratory tests. Initiates and follows quality assurance and safety policies and procedures. Performs specimen collection and assists with patient flow, as needed. Trains employees in laboratory procedures. May act as primary operator for at least one laboratory instrument. Acts as a resource for laboratory science information. May oversee daily laboratory activities in absence of supervisor. Supports and adheres to the US Oncology Compliance Program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards.
The essential duties and responsibilities: Follows laboratory's procedures for specimen handling and processing test analysis, reporting and maintain records of patient results.
Performs specimen analysis of all Chemistry, Hematology, and Immunology specimens
Maintains and operates all laboratory equipment, performs daily, weekly, and monthly instrument maintenance as indicated.
Adheres to the laboratory's quality control policies and documents all QC activities, instrument and procedural calibrations, and instrument maintenance. Records proper lot numbers of all controls, calibrators, and reagents.
Participates in proficiency testing by performing sample analysis and reporting results at least once a year.
Prepares peripheral blood smear and completely performs complete WBC differential on normal and abnormal smears.
The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.
Posting ID: 564378325Posted: 2020-08-08