You want to work in a hospital setting where you are valued and appreciated - where you receive respect from your superiors and co-workers as well as the patients you treat.
You want to be challenged by your job without being overwhelmed by it. You want to play an instrumental role in helping a patient recover, sometimes against strong odds, and go home. What you want is Kindred Healthcare.
Our mission is to promote healing, provide hope, preserve dignity and produce value for each patient, resident, family member, customer, employee and shareholder we serve. Join us!
In this integral role you will perform tests in all areas of the laboratory such as: chemistry, hematology, coagulation, urinalysis and immunohematology. Use optical, photometric, electronic and automated instrumentation. May participate in quality assurance, safety, infection control and disaster activities.
Validate and report test results accurately and legibly
Obtain and process blood and/or biological specimens from patient
Calibrate, standardize and maintain instruments following established procedures; perform quality control to ensure proper functioning of instruments, reagents and procedures; recognize malfunction and out-of-control test results and take corrective action
Prepare reagents, standards and controls according to prescribed procedure
Check supply inventory, maintain and monitor cost-effective purchasing and inventory control to prevent interruption of service
Adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results and take corrective action
Follow the laboratory's procedures for specimen handling/processing, test analyses, report and maintain records of patient's test results; maintain records that demonstrate proficiency testing samples are tested in the same manner as patient specimens
Adhering to laboratory's quality control policies, document all quality control activities, instrument and procedural calibrations and maintenance performed
BS/BA degree or equivalent Medical Technology experience
Certified as a medical technology or clinical laboratory scientist by the Board of Registry of ASCP or the National Certification Agency. (Certification as a medical technologist by the American Medical Technologist is acceptable.)
Requires 3+ years of experience in a clinical laboratory.
If you are a current
OK-OKC-Kindred Hosp - Oklahoma City
Kindred Healthcare - 2 years ago
The word "kindred" has many meanings, including allied, similar and family. We believe the name reflects our business as well as...