Medical Technologist – Laboratory – Celebration – Per Diem Celebration Health seeks to hire a Medical Laboratory Technologist who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ. Facility Profile: Established in 1997 and now a 203-bed hospital, Florida Hospital Celebration Health was designed as a Mediterranean resort-style facility to serve as a cornerstone of health in Disney's planned community of Celebration, Florida. The hospital consistently delivers a state-of-the-art healing environment to residents of Osceola, Orange, Polk and Lake Counties, as well as to visitors from across the United States and the world. All within a "living laboratory" of groundbreaking, research-driven clinical solutions that integrate mind, body and spirit in the defeat of illness and disease. Department Profile: Florida Hospital Celebration Health Clinical Laboratory is accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) and plays an integral part in patient care providing pathology and clinical laboratory medicine services to our community. This fast-paced laboratory provides services to inpatients, outpatients, ED patients, ambulatory sites, physician's offices and nursing homes. The Celebration Health Laboratory is staffed by a team of skilled professionals that use innovative instrumentation and efficient work processes all performed in a cost effective manner. The laboratory performs comprehensive testing in the specialties of hematology, chemistry, urinalysis, microbiology and transfusion services. The laboratory operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week to produce safe, accurate and timely quality test results leading to excellent patient care. Work Hours/Shifts: Per Diem; Variable days, variable shifts 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, 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, 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 L
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.