Per Diem / PRN Medical Technologist - $27+ per hour

Location: Pontotoc, MS (38863)
Company: North Mississippi Health Services
Salary: $27 per Hour
Industry: Healthcare
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 21 days ago
Reposted: 7 days ago

North Mississippi Health Services is seeking a per diem/prn Medical Technologist for a per diem/prn job in Pontotoc, Mississippi.

Job Description & Requirements
  • Specialty: Medical Technologist
  • Discipline: Allied Health Professional
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Employment Type: Per Diem


. Coordinates work flow of phlebotomists in Specimen Processing area
. Serves as Charge Medical Technologist (MT) in absence of supervisor or Lead MT

.Distribution and Transportation:*

. Assures accurate and efficient transportation of lab-related supplies, equipment and specimens
. Follows all laws and regulations in the processing and transportation of laboratory specimens

.Specimen Handling & Processing:*

. Follows regulatory guidelines in handling/processing of laboratory specimens.
. Follows proper policy for accurate patient identification and labeling of all specimens


. Effectively communicate with all NMHS staff, patients, their family members and customers

.Customer Service*

. Uses AIDET as applicable
. Attends CARES training.
. When necessary, assures proper service recovery is done for patients and/or caregivers.
. Answers telephone in an polite and efficient manner

.Employee Relations:*

. Works as part of a team with all Pathology and NMHS employees


. Assures department testing, applicable to their area, is reported in an accurate and timely manner
. Assists with meeting goals of department Performance Improvement initiatives
. Assures appropriate documentation of all required instrument monthly maintenance and quality control


. Assists with training of students and new employees
. Participates in continuing education programs to maintain and expand skills
. Stays abreast of regulatory changes


. Adheres to NMHS/NMMC Policies/Procedures/Guidelines
. Complies with appropriate Local/State/Federal policies/procedures/guideline/regulations/laws/statues

Adheres to College of American Pathologist (CAP) & Clinical Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI)

Job Knowledge:

. Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science, Biological Science or related field; required
. ASCP Certification as a Medical Laboratory Scientist, required within 12 months after incumbent's graduation form an accredited Medical Technology Program. NOTE: If ASCP certification has recently lapsed, employee will have 90 days to complete continuing education and recertification requirements.
. Valid Mississippi Driver's License and acceptable driving record/history; preferred
. Proficient skills with LIS; required
. Good organizational and communication (written and verbal) skills; required

Knowledge of and appropriate handling of biohazardous specimens; required

North Mississippi Health Services Job ID. Posted job title: Medical Technologist, Prn, Variable Shifts, Nmmc-Pontotoc

About North Mississippi Health Services

At North Mississippi Health Services, we believe in connecting you to a career that challenges you, engages your mind and inspires you to be the you you always wanted to be. We also believe in celebrating everything that makes you uniquely you - your talents, your perspectives and your passions - and connecting you with others to create a supportive and innovative team that aspires and achieves together. Most of all, we believe in helping you leverage and connect your personal passion with a much greater purpose. We're committed to helping our team of over 7,000 unique individuals discover what connects you to our mission, vision and ultimate why - our patients.

With seven hospitals, more than 60 clinics, four long-term care facilities, state-of-the-art women's and behavioral health facilities and multiple outpatient care centers, we have a variety of career opportunities waiting for you.

Web Reference : AJF/714694846-338
Posted Date : Fri, 24 May 2024

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