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Providence Health & Services  Medical Lab Technician OR Medical Technologist ASCP -*Sign-On Bonus*- Clinical Laboratory Services in Everett, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Medical Laboratory Technician (0.875 FTE, Nights) to work in Clinical Laboratory Services at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA.

Providence Medical Center is proud to offer new, experienced caregivers a retention bonus for joining our team. This position will offer a $5,000 bonus that will be paid to newly hired caregivers

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We are seeking a detail-oriented laboratory technician will perform test analysis on patient specimens including blood, urine, culture samples and other body fluids. Performs test analysis on quality control samples, proficiency samples and performs equipment maintenance.

In this position you will:

  • Demonstrates age specific patient care considerations for the population served:

  • Demonstrates application of knowledge, skills, and behaviors in the physical, motor/sensory, cognitive, psychosocial, patient and family education areas based on PEMC age specific care competency assessment tool.

  • Performs test analysis on patient specimens:

  • Evaluates integrity of specimen, follows up on unacceptable specimens, and performs requested testing, follow-up studies, dilutions, calculation, antibody ID, and organism work-up as necessary.

  • Work documents and the communicating of “criticals and stats” are completed according to dept guidelines.

  • Performs and evaluates analysis of quality control, proficiency specimens, and patient statistics:

  • Test quality control specimens; documents and troubleshoots to resolve issues with quality control according to policy.

  • Test proficiency specimens on shift received according to lab procedure.

  • Maintains and Troubleshoots equipment:

  • Resolves issues with instrumentation using resources at hand and /or calling the appropriate hotline in a timely manner.

  • Documents activity and communicates appropriately to the next shift.

  • Informs the Emergency department and other appropriate areas of any possible delays.

  • Performs and documents all regular maintenance performed.

  • Organizes and prioritizes work to maintain laboratory standards:

  • Consistently meets expected turnaround times.

  • Consistently leaves work area clean, organized and ready for the next shift.

  • Identifies unexpected results, errors and problems and follows up:

  • Reviews batches of patient tests and identifies the issues to be addressed.

  • Correlates laboratory results with pathologic and physiologic states to determine whether follow up should be done to confirm aberrant results.

  • Follows up as appropriate.

  • Communication and mentoring:

  • Serves as a resource or mentor to MLTs, Phlebotomist/Processors, Client Services, non-technical lab staff, and Nursing staff.

  • Communicates all essential information to the next shift prior to leaving for the day.

  • Communicate with TQS, Supervisors, Managers, and Pathologists as appropriate.

  • Keeps up to date with all policy/procedure changes and with leadership communication.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Must have ASCP/ASCPi certification as a Medical Laboratory Technician.

  • If eligible to sit for ASCP exam, must receive ASCP/ASCPi certification within six months of hire

  • Associate's Degree in related sciences or equivalent educ/experience

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of Epic electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.

The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Medical Lab Technologist

Location: Washington-Everett

Req ID: 304083

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