MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST - Dallas
Methodist Dallas Medical Center
Department: Pathology & Labs
* Bachelor's of Science
Job Purpose: The primary purpose of this position is to serve as a Point of Care role and participates as a team to provide timely and accurate lab results for area assigned. Assures compliance with all regulatory agencies for assigned area.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Medical Technology or related area of specialty OR, Four years of related medical technology experience; OR Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved; OR For individuals educated outside of the United States, a translation of that education (equivalency statement obtained from a business dedicated to this service) that shows equivalence to above requirements.
Licenses and/or Certifications (Required and Preferred)
Certification/registration or certification/registry eligible as a Medical Technologist is required; Certification to be completed and passed within first 6 months of employment. ASCP certifications received after Jan 2004 and AMT certifications received after Jan 2006 must be kept current through continuing education as required by the specific associations.
MT(ASCP) or equivalent
Related Work Experience and Other Skills
High level of energy and motivation
Good communication skills and familiarty with regulatory requirements (CLIA, Joint Commission, and CAP) are necessary
Must be able to assume a lead role in the absence of onsite supervisory personnel
Work Experience: New graduated or certified MT work experience
Adheres to the general hospital standards to promote a cooperative work environment by utilizing communication skills, interpersonal relationships and team building (MT).
Communicates with the healthcare team and co-workers (Pathology).
Creates and maintains a safe environment for self, co-workers and facility (Pathology).
Ensures complete, accurate, and timely documentation of laboratory results (MT).
Professional growth and development initiatives (MT)
Takes personal responsibility for performance (Pathology).
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