Medical Technologist, ASCP
Company: Memorial Hermann Health System
Posted on: July 22, 2021
At Memorial Hermann, we're about creating exceptional
experiences for both our patients and our employees. Our goal is to
provide opportunities for our diverse employee population that
develop and grow careers in a team-oriented environment focused on
Every employee, at every level, begins their journey at Memorial
Hermann learning about the history of the organization and its
established culture built on trust and integrity. Our employees
drive this culture, and we want you to be a part of it.
At Memorial Hermann, we're all about advancing health. It begins by
redefining healthcare. That means bringing together all aspects of
the health system - care delivery, physicians and health solutions
to create a truly integrated health system.
Our more than 26,000 employees and 5,500 affiliated physicians
practice evidence-based medicine with a relentless focus on quality
and patient safety. Our efforts continue to result in national
awards and recognition, including being ranked one of the nation's
Top 5 large health systems by Truven Health for patient safety and
Position is responsible for performing various laboratory
tests/procedures as assigned.
Multiple opportunities available for Evening and Night Shifts.
Varied schedules are also available.
Experience as a Generalist in an acute care or related environment
is highly desired.
Additional skill sets include: Blood Bank, Flow Cytometry,
Microbiology, Molecular Biology, and Histocompatibility (HLA).
Will accept MLT or MT-must have ASCP.
Education: Bachelor's degree in biological science
Licenses/Certifications: ASCP Certified: MT (ASCP) Registry,
Certified MLS (ASCP), Certified MLS (ASCP)CM or :
ASCP Certification Eligible:
Bachelor's degree in biological science AND
- Successful completion of a NAACLS accredited MLS program within
the last 5 years; or
- MLT(ASCP) certification and two years of full time acceptable
laboratory experience in Blood Banking, Chemistry, Hematology,
Microbiology, Immunology and Urinalysis/Body Fluids in the U.S.,
Canada or an accredited laboratory** within the last four years;
- CLA (ASCP) Certification and a bachelor's degree in a
biological science four years of full time acceptable experience in
in Blood Banking, Chemistry, Hematology, Microbiology, Immunology
and Urinalysis/Body Fluids in the U.S., Canada or an accredited
laboratory** within the last eight years; or
- Five years of full time acceptable clinical laboratory
experience in Blood Banking, Chemistry, Hematology, Microbiology,
Immunology and Urinalysis/Body Fluids in the U.S., Canada or an
accredited laboratory** within the last ten years
Experience / Knowledge / Skills:
- Demonstrates commitment to the Partners-in-Caring process by
integrating our culture in all internal and external customer
interactions; delivers on our brand promise of "we advance health"
through innovation, accountability, empowerment, collaboration,
compassion and results while ensuring one Memorial Hermann to the
Partners-in-Caring process by integrating our culture in all
internal and external customer interactions; delivers on our brand
promise of "we advance health" through innovation, accountability,
empowerment, collaboration, compassion and results while ensuring
one Memorial Hermann.
- Performs and documents test results, quality control,
maintenance procedures and associated corrective actions according
- Manages/performs other aspects of daily lab operations
including collections, sample processing, results reporting/
distribution, personnel direction (as appropriate), and clerical
duties as required to maintain efficient work flow, at a competent
level and according to the age/needs of the patient/populations
served, communicated special circumstances to appropriate
- Interacts with hospital personnel, volunteers, physicians and
patients as to specimens and orders coming into the Laboratory
and/or reporting results out according to the policies and
procedures of the Laboratory Services and with sensitivity to
- Complies with policies, procedures, and initiatives of
laboratory services, the hospital and the system; understands,
communicate and complies with standards and conditions set forth by
various governmental and accrediting agencies including TJC, FDA,
CAP, AABB, CMS, HCFA and CLIA.
- Performs duties in a manner to promote quality patient care and
customer service/ satisfaction, while promoting safety, cost
efficiency, and a commitment to the PI process.
- Ensures safe care to patients, staff and visitors; adheres to
all Memorial Hermann policies, procedures, and standards within
budgetary specifications including time management, supply
management, productivity and quality of service.
- Promotes individual professional growth and development by
meeting requirements for mandatory/continuing education and skills
competency; supports department-based goals which contribute to the
success of the organization; serves as preceptor, mentor and
resource to less experienced staff.
- Other duties as assigned.
Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to
provide care appropriate to the patient served. Must demonstrate
knowledge of the principles of growth and development as it relates
to the different life cycles. Specific age groups that are served
by this position are circled:
| Neonate | Infant | Pediatric | Adolescent | Adult |
Keywords: Memorial Hermann Health System, Houston , Medical Technologist, ASCP, Other , Katy, Texas
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