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Medical Technologist II at AdventHealth Lake Wales Location: 410 SOUTH 11TH STREET, LAKE WALES, 33853
All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
Up to $10K Sign-on Bonus
We offer great benefits with immediate Health Insurance coverage
Career development and advancement opportunities
Student Loan Repayment Program
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
Schedule: FT, Friday through Sunday (5:30am to 6:00pm) / Shift: Day
The community you’ll be caring for:
AdventHealth Lake Wales is a licensed 160-bed hospital, with 24-hour emergency care and outpatient services including imaging, rehab, lab and wound care, that has been serving the community and surrounding areas.
As a part of the AdventHealth network patients will have greater access to a wide range of innovative therapies, new research, leading-edge technology and an extensive team of medical specialists.
Lake Wales is located in Central Florida in between Orlando and Tampa, and is home to the Historic Bok Tower Gardens and Bird Sanctuary.
The role you’ll contribute:
Performs routine and specialized moderate and high complexity laboratory tests on all types of blood and body fluid specimens under minimal supervision. Insures accurate and reliable test results by adhering to a strict quality control program. Performs instrument function checks and preventative maintenance procedures according to department’s policies and procedures. Maintains records and statistical data according to regulative requirements. Teaches new employees, existing employees and students in laboratory policies and procedures. Assists as needed in all laboratory areas as required to maintain appropriate patient care. Assists department lead or lab administrative director and performs duties to include review of Quality Control, Calibration and Calibration verification in departments and ensures that the laboratories meet regulatory requirements. Assists Laboratory Administrative director or lead in review/submission of peer data. Also assists Laboratory Administrative Director or lead in submission/distribution/review of Proficiency Testing. Technical or regulatory duties may be delegated or assigned as needed by lead or administrative director.
The value you’ll bring to the team:
Conduct admissions in compliance with applicable standards, regulations and hospital protocol.
Complete physical and mental health assessments.
Supervise and assign areas of responsibility for MHAs and Unit Secretaries during shift.
Collect and analyze data regarding the patient’s physical, psychological, environmental, self-care, educational, and anticipated discharge planning needs.
Develop a comprehensive outline of care and specific goals and interventions to be included in treatment planning.
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
Must hold a certification from one of the following Medical Laboratory Scientist (American Society for Clinical Pathology), OR Medical Technologist (American Society for Clinical Pathology), OR Medical Technologist (American Medical Technologist), or Medical Technologist (American Associate of Bioanalyst)
Bachelor's degree medical technology or related sciences with appropriate state licensure if required or appropriate national certification
Two years of technical experience
If required by facility licensed in specialty of microbiology AND/OR, serology/immunology AND/OR, chemistry, hematology AND/OR, immunohematology AND/OR, histocompatibility AND/OR, blood banking AND/OR, molecular pathology
Appropriate state licensure or appropriate national certification if required
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.