Methodist Health System Council Bluffs, IA
Purpose of Job
Occasionally Performed (1%-33%):
Frequently Performed (34%-66%):
Constantly Performed (67%-100%):
Not Related: - Biological agents (primary air born and blood born viruses) (Jobs with Patient contact) (BBF)
Chemical agents (Toxic, Corrosive, Flammable, Latex)
Physical hazards (noise, temperature, lighting, wet floors, outdoors, sharps) (more than ordinary office environment)
Explosives (pressurized gas)
Radiation Alpha, Beta and Gamma (particles such as X-ray, Cat Scan, Gamma Knife, etc)
Radiation Non-Ionizing (Ultraviolet, visible light, infrared and microwaves that causes injuries to tissue or thermal or photochemical means)
Occasionally (34%-66%): - Mechanical moving parts/vibrations
Note: Safety Officer can assist with identification of job hazards
Essential Job Functions
Essential Functions I
Perform duties of a Technologist/Laboratory Scientist.
Accurately perform, evaluate appropriateness and report tests/analyses requested on patient specimens.
Utilizes time efficiently to complete assignments and assist coworkers.
Quality control is completed and documented 100% of the time.
Calibration is completed and documented 100% of the time.
Routine maintenance is completed and documented 100% of the time.
Achieves quality goals.
Identify problems and initiate immediate follow-up as necessary to ensure accurate, timely laboratory services by using critical thinking skills and decisive judgment.
Accommodates patient and laboratory needs by professionally responding to requests for flexibility in duties, schedules, and staffing.
Document orientation, training, and education to ensure employee competence, provide excellent services, and meet accreditation requirements by effective verbal or written communication.
Organizational and department competencies are completed 100% of the time.
Evidence that new procedures and major procedure revisions are read and understood.
Assists in training new and existing staff including the review and completion of orientation checklists and skill/training checklists.
Assist in preparation for and participate in inspections, proficiency testing, Quality Assurance activities, properly maintain records, prepare and update section policies and procedures to fulfill the requirements of accrediting agencies (i.e. College of American Pathologists (CAP), Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) by following the provided protocol.
Proficiency testing is completed as assigned and submitted by the deadline.
Assists in completion of CAP checklist responses in preparation for on-site or self-inspection as assigned.
Assists in review/revision of procedure manuals as assigned.
Assists supervisor with problem resolution and follow up reports for proficiency tests as requested.
Assists with the completion of quality control and Quality Assurance activities as assigned.
Essential Functions II
Participates in mandatory in-services and/or CE programs as mandated by policies and procedures/external agencies and as directed by management.
Follows and understands the mission, vision, core values, Employee Standards of Compassionate Care/AIDET and company policies/procedures.
Other duties as assigned.
| Date Posted
October 1, 2019
| Date Closes
November 30, 2019
| Located In
Council bluffs, IA
| Work At
Jennie Edmundson Memorial Hosp
3p-11p every 3rd weekend + Holiday rotation hours per week
| SOC Category
This job is related other jobs in these career categories