All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
Benefits and Paid Days Off from Day One
Student Loan Repayment Program
Debt-free Education* (Certifications and Degrees without out-of-pocket tuition expense)
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.
Shift: Various Shifts, rotating weekends and holidays
The community you’ll be caring for: 401 PALMETTO ST, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168
The role you’ll contribute: Under the immediate supervision of the Section Supervisor, the Medical Technician performs clinical testing in one or more of the following areas of the laboratory: Blood Bank, Microbiology, Serology, Chemistry, Hematology and Urinalysis. A Medical Technician obtains or receives specimens, performs clinical laboratory tests by standardized procedures, understands method principle, performs quality control, performs preventative maintenance, and interprets results as to accuracy, acceptability and critical limits.
The value you’ll bring to the team
Conducts performance checks and calibrates instruments in one or more laboratory areas.
Recognizes biohazards specimens and processes the specimen accordingly.
Adheres to safety policies and procedures.
Evaluates media, reagents and standards according to established criteria.
Conducts established quality control procedures on analytical tests, instruments, reagents, media and other products.
Evaluates results of quality control, implements corrective action when indicated, and documents action.
Assesses the validity of laboratory results through correlation of data with patient chart information.
Anticipates and recognizes errors, responding in an appropriate manner.
Attends mandatory in-services and other meetings required by the department and hospital.
Demonstrates competency in the performance of laboratory procedures as they relate to specific age groups.
Maintains professional competency by attendance at continuing education meetings, in-services, etc. with documentation in personnel file.
Demonstrates a professional attitude when communicating internally and externally with patients, employees, physicians and the public.
Follows department policies and procedures.
Fulfills other position responsibilities on a temporary basis or to expand current duties by updating the position description
Maintains a pleasant and professional attitude towards patients, coworkers and physician
Responsible for complying with HIPAA,CAP,JC, OSHA and all other local, State and Federal laws governing the hospital in general and the laboratory in particular.
Must conform to all hospital and laboratory policies and procedures
No supervisory responsibilities. Aids technologist in the development and implementation of policies and procedures for new equipment and/or assays
Aid technologist in the development and implementation of quality control procedures
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
Computer knowledge required
Must be able to apply knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient being served.
At least a minimum of 1 year experience
Current valid Technician license from the State of Florida.
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.