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St. David's South Austin Medical Center

Medical Technologist

Austin, TX, United States
Full-time • Nights 7-10 Hrs/Wkends Rotate
Laboratory   Job ID: 27572
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Introduction

Are you looking for a work environment where diversity and inclusion thrive? Submit your application for our Medical Technologist opening with St. David's South Austin Medical Center today and find out what it truly means to be a part of the HCA Healthcare team.

Benefits

At St. David's South Austin Medical Center, we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer eligible colleagues an attractive benefit package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible Spending
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave
  • 401K(100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)
  • Academic Assistance and Reimbursements for Tuition and Student Loans
  • Employee Discounts including Tickets, Retail, Mental Health Apps, Education Apps, Identity Theft Protection etc.
  • HomeAuto, and Pet Insurance
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
  • Short Term Long Term Disability coverage
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Legal Benefits and lots more!

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We are seeking a(an) Medical Technologist for our team to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. Did you get into our industry for these reasons? We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply!

Job Summary and Qualifications

As a Medical Technologist, you will be responsible for performing moderate and high complexity testing. You will analyze, review, and report test results and quality control results, and ensure specimen integrity by adhering to laboratory procedures for specimen handling and processing.

  • You will perform clinical laboratory assays in one or more of the technical disciplines
  • You will correctly receive specimens, print labels, and enter and verify patient data without errors
  • You will ensure that assay results are reported in a timely, legible, and meaningful format with appropriate reference values and/or interpretive comments
  • You will ensure that test selection and reference ranges are age-appropriate
  • You will ensure timely availability of laboratory results
  • You will perform quality control activities appropriate to each assay performed and respond appropriately to outlier results
  • You will participate in proficiency testing activities in each applicable technical area
  • You will be responsible for preventative maintenance and repair of instrumentation, as well as preparation of calibrators, reagents, and other materials

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology or a related field
  • Graduate of an accredited school of Medical Technology or Medical Laboratory Science
  • If hired before 09/01/2019, employee will be considered grandfathered to previous requirements:
    • Education and training equivalent to an Associate Degree in Laboratory or Medical Laboratory Technology
    • A graduate of an accredited school of Medical Technology or Medical Laboratory Science

Licenses and Certifications

  • Medical Technologist (MT) certification through American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) – preferred
  • Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) certification through American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) – preferred
  • Certification through the National Credentialing Agency for Laboratory personnel (NCA) – preferred

St. David’s South Austin Medical Center is an acute-care facility in central Texas with more than 300 patient beds. The hospital is known in the community for its nationally accredited oncology program – the Sarah Cannon Blood Cancer Center, home to the area’s only adult bone marrow transplant program – and Level II trauma center. The facility’s full range of specialized services includes cardiovascular care and rehabilitation, imaging services, women’s services, joint replacement and orthopedics, surgical services including weight loss surgery, wound care, emergency care, cancer care, nutrition services, and a sleep disorder center. The hospital operates three full-service emergency centers.

 

St. David’s South Austin Medical Center is part of St. David’s HealthCare, which is one of the largest healthcare systems in Texas and the third-largest employer in the Austin area. St. David’s HealthCare was formed through a unique partnership between HCA Healthcare and two local non-profits — St. David’s Foundation and Georgetown Health Foundation.

 

HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade.  In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

"Across HCA Healthcare’s more than 2,000 sites of care, our nurses and colleagues have a positive impact on patients, communities and healthcare.
Together, we uplift and elevate our purpose to give people a healthier tomorrow."- Jane Englebright, PhD, RN CENP, FAAN
Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Executive

If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply for our Medical Technologist opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be directly contacted by a member of our team. We are interviewing apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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