The Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) performs clinical laboratory procedures in assigned sections to detect, identify, measure and report data used in the diagnosis and treatment of disease. The MLT uses tecnhical skills, instrumentation, information systems and other resources to perform waived and moderate procedures as classified under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendment (CLIA) in order to provided clinical laboratory support to all user groups in the hospital and medical community. Performs duties under the supervision of the Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) or physician and may not perform high complexity testing.
One year laboratory experience in an acute care facility Must have completed a two year degree program from an accredited college or university. Demonstrated knowledge of modern clinical laboratory techniques and procedures, aseptic technique and proper safe technique in the handling of hazardous materials and biological specimens. Ability to trouble-shoot procedures and instrumentation and problem-solve effectively. California license as a Medical Laboratory Technologist
Mercy San Juan Medical Center, a Dignity Health Member, is a nationally recognized not-for-profit hospital located in Carmichael, California, serving the areas of north Sacramento County and south Placer County. It is one of the region’s largest and most comprehensive medical centers. Dedicated to the community’s well-being, our 2,100 employees, 430 medical staff and 270 volunteers provide excellence in care for more than 150,000 patients each year.
Mercy San Juan Medical Center consistently receives national attention for the high quality care we provide. Recent recognition includes U.S. News & World Report’s list of 2011 Best Regional Hospitals and |
2012 recognition from a national ratings organization that includes: Excellence Award in Critical Care/America’s 100 Best in Critical Care, Excellence Award in Neurosurgery and 5-star ratings in COPD, sepsis, pneumonia, pulmonary embolism, respiratory failure, neurosurgery, stroke, bowel obstruction and total knee replacement.
Founded in 1967, Mercy San Juan is growing with the community. A six-story patient tower opened in December 2009, adding 110 beds and bringing the total size of the hospital to 370 acute care beds. The tower offers patients private, comfortable rooms, state-of-the-art technology and the latest health care interior design elements to provide a soothing healing environment.
Among the medical services we provide are:
One of the Sacramento area’s leading Level II trauma centers, recognized nationally as a leader in trauma care
A Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, ranked among the world’s elite for survival rates of premature infants
A comprehensive cardiac program that is part of the Mercy Heart and Vascular Institute, including cardiac surgery, cardiac catheterization and cardiac rehabilitation
The Mercy Neurological Institute of Northern California and Primary Stroke Center
The Mercy Cancer Institute, including nurse navigation and dedicated teams of specialists
The latest da Vinci robotic surgical system, with more robotic specialties offered than any other hospital in the region
The only MAKO robotic orthopedic surgery program in the region to provide partial knee resurfacing
As we embrace opportunities for enhancement and growth, we are eager to find professionals who share our vision. Ready to fulfill your life’s purpose? Please take a moment to discover more about what it is like to work here by visiting www.mercysanjuan.org . Because our employees are our most valuable assets, we offer great benefits, career growth, flexibility, training, and leadership development.
Benefits Package Highlights:
· Free Medical, Dental and Vision plan for full- and part-time employees and family
· 100% Employer Paid Retirement Plan
· Supplemental Retirement Plan (403B-tax deferred with employer contribution)
· Medical Retiree Benefits
· Generous and separate Paid Time Off (PTO) and Sick Leave
· Tuition Reimbursement
· Smoke – Free Campus
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