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* Sign-on Bonus available -Medical Technologist/Medical Lab Scientist - Full-Time

Erlanger Medical Center Chattanooga, TN
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Description

 
Mission:  To improve the health of people we touch

Vision:  To be recognized locally, regionally and nationally as a premier health system

R.E.S.P.E.C.T.:  We will fulfill the mission and vision by adhering to the Standards of R.E.S.P.E.C.T.
Responsiveness
Enthusiasm
Safety
Privacy
Excellence
Communication
Teamwork

Job Summary:
A licensed Medical Technologist performs and develops a wide variety of laboratory procedures requiring independent judgment and using both manual and automated methods.

Education:
Required:  Bachelors degree with major in biological science or related field plus one year of training in an approved school of Medical Technology or equivalent.

Preferred:

Experience:
Required:  Laboratory experience.

Preferred:

Position Requirement(s): License/Certification/Registration
Required:  Licensed as a Medical Technologist by the State of Tennessee Laboratory Licensing Board.

Preferred:

Department Position Summary:
This employee performs chemical, microscopic and bacteriological testing of body fluids to obtain data for diagnosis and treatment of disease under the direction of a team leader.  He/she works closely with the Team Leader and team members in an atmosphere of continuous quality improvement.  He/she performs duties as assigned by a Team Leader and/or Laboratory Director.

The employee must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served in his/her section.  The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patients status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patients requirements relative to his/her age specific needs and to provide the care needed as described in the units policies and procedures.

Job Details

Date Posted August 11, 2017
Date Closes November 9, 2017
Requisition 18929
Located In Chattanooga, TN
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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