Medical Laboratory Technologist PRN
Houston, TX, United States
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SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
Technologist PRN - Laboratory
The Woman's Hospital of
Texas opened in 1976 and
ever since has remained the state's premier facility dedicated solely to the
health of women and newborn infants.
Located near the Texas
Medical Center, Woman’s offers 397 licensed beds, including a NICU (neonatal
intensive care unit) and a full range of women’s health services and newborn
More than 650
board-certified physicians at Woman's offer their expertise and an outstanding
level of quality care in the areas of gynecology, obstetrical care, high-risk
pregnancy and minimally invasive surgery.
The Woman’s Hospital of
Texas is currently
looking for a Medical Laboratory Technologist - Laboratory.
- Under the general
supervision of the Laboratory Manager, the Medical Lab Technologist performs
routine, complex or specialized bacteriological, hematological, chemical,
immunological, serological and immunoassay procedures on body fluids.
- Requires no supervision
for processing specimens, performing testing, or reporting results. No review of patient results is required
prior to reporting.
- Maintains required
competencies in all departments assigned.
- Demonstrates accuracy
for all testing performed.
- Observes patient safety,
risk management and infection control policies and procedures
- Performs related quality
control and CAP required proficiency testing according to policy and procedure.
- Fulfills the duty and
responsibility to maintain competence and to continue personal and professional
- Identifies and assists
with opportunities for performance improvement activities on the unit and with
other service areas.
- Demonstrates fiscal
responsibility by taking ownership of time management, decreasing waste (of
time and supplies) and promoting cost effectiveness while maintaining patient
safety and quality of care. To actively market services to increase volume and
- Demonstrates the ability
to be an advocate for and strive to protect the health, safety and rights of
- Interactions with
patients and colleagues demonstrate compassion and respect for the inherent
dignity, worth, and uniqueness of every individual, unrestricted by
considerations of social or economic status or cultural beliefs.
- Communicate effectively
with other care providers (physicians, nurses, business office, and medical records)
to provide for continuity of patient care and to meet the needs of the customers
- Demonstrates ability to
fulfill requirements of attendance, punctuality, and timekeeping practices.
- Behaviors and
interactions demonstrate a positive attitude, personal initiative and motivation
to achieve the goals of the unit.
- To uphold the standards
of the profession and organization and practice ethically and with integrity.
- Other duties as assigned
- Education: Degreed
Medical Technologist/Technician, MT/ASCP, MLT/ASCP or other certification
recognized by CLIA, CAP and JCAHO required.
- Certification: MT/ASCP,
MLT/ASCP or other certification recognized by Laboratory Certification Agencies
- Experience: One year of
Clinical Laboratory experience preferred.