Intermountain Healthcare Med Tech/MLS - Utah Valley Hosptial - Full time in Provo, Utah

Job ID:215400
Greater Provo area
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About Us

What does it mean to be a part of Intermountain Healthcare? It means that the quest for clinical excellence is not just a goal, but a given. It means building an environment where physicians and employees can deliver the best in healthcare. And it’s realizing each employee or volunteer is vital to the healing process, because we can only achieve theextraordinary together .

Being a part of Intermountain Healthcare means joining with a world-class team of over 36,000 employees and embarking on a career filled with opportunities, strength, innovation, and fulfillment. Our mission is: Helping people live the healthiest lives possible.

Our patients deserve the best in healthcare, and we deliver.

Job Description

Under direct supervision, the Medical Technologist/MLS is accountable for performing a variety of qualitative and quantitative laboratory tests, both manual and automated, of varying complexity to be utilized in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.

Essential Job Duties

  • 1. Performs routine and STAT laboratory testing, reviews results for accuracy, problem solves, and reports accurate and timely information.
  • 2. Completes required quality control testing, maintains records and documentation necessary to fulfill regulatory agency requirements, and takes appropriate corrective action as necessary. Performs periodic regulatory reviews of quality control data.
  • 3. Performs preventative maintenance, cleaning and calibration procedures according to SOPs and manufacturer's developed schedules.
  • 4. Performs proficiency testing and achieves satisfactory results related to all specialties or areas worked. May provide oversight / coordination of proficiency testing and review.
  • 5. May provide appropriate instruction to patients and their family members.
  • 6. May act as a technical expert to co-workers and other departments. May mentor staff, deliver education, and foster customer service.
  • 7. May help maintain supply inventory, notifying supervisor when supplies are low.
  • 8. May prepare education materials, and provide input on SOP revisions.
  • 9. May serve on hospital or system committees.
  • 10. May evaluate new equipment.
  • 11. May function as the key operator for assigned equipment.

Posting Specifics

  • Entry Rate: $22.72 + depending on level and experience.
  • Full time, 40 hours per week - Monday - Friday, in Hem/Chem with some limited duties in Micro. Shifts start at 1400-1500 and are 8.5 hours long to include lunch. This position will work rotating weekends.
  • Benefits Eligible

Minimum Requirements

Med Tech Unregistered:

  • Bachelors’ Degree in chemical, physical, biological, or clinical laboratory/medical technology science. Degree must be obtained through an accredited institution. Education will be verified.
  • Demonstrated effective communication skills using email, telephone, and in person.
  • Demonstrated basic computer skills.
  • Flexibility to work a variety of shifts that may include weekends, holidays, nights, and on-call.

Med Tech Registry Eligible:

  • Bachelors’ Degree in chemical, physical, biological, or clinical laboratory/medical technology science. Degree must be obtained through an accredited institution. Education will be verified.
  • Must be actively preparing for MLS certification within six months of hire, to be in the Medical Technologist/MLS-Reg Eligible job. If certification is not achieved within six months, the employee should be moved to the Medical Technologist/MLS-Unregistered job.
  • Demonstrated effective communication skills using email, telephone, and in person.
  • Demonstrated basic computer skills.
  • Flexibility to work a variety of shifts that may include weekends, holidays, nights, and on-call.

Med Tech Registered:

  • Bachelors’ Degree in chemical, physical, biological, or clinical laboratory/medical technology science. Degree must be obtained through an accredited institution. Education will be verified.
  • Medical Technologist/Medical Lab Scientist certification or equivalent certification as approved by Manager and Human Resource. Certification must be maintained to remain in job.
  • Demonstrated effective communication skills using email, telephone, and in person.
  • Demonstrated basic computer skills.
  • Flexibility to work a variety of shifts that may include weekends, holidays, nights, and on-call.

Physical Requirements

  • Interact with others requiring the employee to verbally communicate information.
  • Operate computers and complex and delicate lab equipment requiring the ability to move fingers and hands.
  • See and read lab equipment, monitors, and documents.
  • Remain sitting or standing for long periods of time to perform work on a computer or other equipment.

Preferred Requirements

  • Experience with laboratory information systems.

Please Note

All positions subject to close without notice. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Additional Details:

Working Hours 40

Primary Work Location Utah Valley Hospital

Expertise Laboratory

Job Type Full Time

Location US-UT-Provo