Providence Health & Services Medical Technologist in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling aMedical Technologist (Laboratory, Variable Shift, 1.0 FTE) to ProvidenceAlaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community ofcaregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate carethat is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position youwill:

  • Provideaccurate, timely, and cost effective laboratory testing of patient samplesto aid in diagnosis and treatment of disease.

  • Providetechnical expertise to Providence Laboratory and other institutions.

  • Performtechnical laboratory procedures according to PAMC, lab, and nationalstandards.

  • Beresponsible for completing records and reports, and other statisticalinformation for master files or database.

  • Usepositive interpersonal skills to educate/support lab customers and promotesuccess of team members.

  • Complywith lab and hospital safety procedures.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelors Degree in Medical Technology required if MTor CLS certification eligible; equivalent training in lieu of adegree may be accepted but must be verified by the Laboratory Departmentand identified to Human Resources prior to the candidate’s interview.

  • Individuals qualifying for this position with aBachelor’s Degree must complete certification as either a MedicalTechnologist (MT) from the American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP),Clinical Lab Scientist (CLS) from the National Credentialing Agency (NCA)or Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS)(ASCP) within one year of hire; individualsqualifying for this position with equivalent certification must beverified by the Lab department and identified to Human Resources prior tothe candidate’s interview.

  • Ability to use microscopes in hematology andmicrobiology.

About the Laboratory

This is a great opportunity to be employed by one of the largest

Laboratories in Alaska, performing over 1.1 million tests/year. We have

the latest technology including core lab automation and provide state of the

art patient care in chemistry, hematology, immunology, microbiology, blood

bank, anatomic pathology and flow cytometry.

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best

employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a

non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska

for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and

encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain

healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence

Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care

in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection

prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center

provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by

any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski

resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many

reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Medical Lab Technologist

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 209264