Lab Tech – Laboratory – Kissimmee – Part Time Florida Hospital Kissimmee seeks to hire a Lab Tech who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ. Facility Profile: Florida Hospital Kissimmee is a 163 bed community-focused hospital, conveniently located near Walt Disney World. The team here is dedicated to bringing mission-focused, faith-based care to residents and visitors of Osceola and Orange Counties. At the heart of our latest expansion is a new, three-story tower featuring 80 expansive, private patient rooms and a host of modern amenities and technologies. Because we believe family support is an essential part of health and healing, we've included large, beautifully decorated family waiting areas with the comforts of home. Plus, each patient room includes ample space for visiting loved ones to relax, work and sleep. Department Profile: Our busy Laboratory is located in one of the fastest-growing communities in Osceola County, close to Walt Disney World entertainment complex and local attractions. We perform over 350,000 high quality, diagnostic test annually for our inpatients, outpatients, emergency room patients, and out-reach clients. Our Laboratory is both CAP and AABB accredited, and takes pride in its highly engaged and diverse team, who provide excellent services as an integral part of the larger Florida Hospital Laboratory system. Work Hours/Shifts: Part Time (not eligible for benefits); Saturdays and some Sundays, 9:00am-7:00pm Job Summary: The Medical Laboratory Technologists performs various laboratory testing procedures in assigned areas as licensed. Work customarily involves analytical testing of blood and/or other human biological specimens. Depending on campus and department, various pre-and post-analytical work processes are including in the work duties customarily performed; on-call hours may also be required. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required: Technical skills and aptitudes related to the laboratory testing, procedures and processes performed in department or work area assigned. Ability to effectively communicate in verbal and written English with patients, staff, partners and customers of varied backgrounds in a respectful, effective, and professional manner. Ability to read text and numbers in English, and to comprehend, measure, reason, match, and problem solve under supervision. Ability to apply accurately learned computer related applications and programs, including using electronic keyboards and other peripheral devices. Mature judgment and the ability to handle confidential information within Florida Hospital guidelines and applicable regulations. Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science, Medical Laboratory Science or an equivalent term, (Preferred) OR Four years post secondary education with a concentration in the aforementioned subject matters, Chemical Science or Biologic Science or Healthcare-related field (Preferred) One year analytical, technical experience in Clinical Laboratory setting, (Preferred) OR Completion of a clinical internship in Medical Laboratory Science or equivalent program (Preferred) Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required: Licensed by State of Florida at Clinical Laboratory Technologist level in appropriate specialties (Clinical Chemistry, Hematology, Serology/Immunology, Microbiology, Immunohematology/Blood Banking, and/or Molecular Pathology) for the department or campus assignment Nationally certified as Medical Laboratory Scientist/Technologist, or equivalent term (Preferred) Licensed by State of Florida as Clinical Laboratory Technologist level in assigned department specialties, or all 6 areas (Clinical Chemistry, Hematology, Serology/Immunology, Microbiology, Immunohematology/Blood Banking, Molecular Pathology). (Preferred) Job Responsibilities
Florida Hospital is dedicated to improving lives not only in Central Florida, but also around the world. As a destination hospital, we are committed to serving the health care needs of our patients with a holistic approach to ...heal the mind, body and spirit. We strive to be the hospital of choice for patients, physicians and employees. Over the last 100 years, Florida Hospital’s mission remains unchanged: to extend the healing ministry of Christ.