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Ascension Health

101 South Hanley Rd., Suite 450
St. Louis, MO, United States

Phone: 314-733-8000
Web Site: ascension.org

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Medical Technologist – Blood Bank (Sign-on Bonus)


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Category:

Medical Technologist

Title:

Medical Technologist – Blood Bank (Sign-on Bonus)

Location:

Detroit, MI, United States 

Zip Code:

48206
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Employment Type:

Full time
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Job Requirements:

What You Will Need
Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

 Required Credential(s):
One or more of the following:
  • One of the following is required: certification or certification eligible at hire and certified within one year of hire/transfer date as a Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) by the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC) or certification as a Medical Technologist (MT) by the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC).
  • Certification or certification eligible at hire and certified within one year of transfer/hire as a Medical Technologist in a single lab discipline by the ASCP-BOC is acceptable for positions within that lab discipline.
  • Canadian Medical Laboratory Technologist certification by CSLT/CLMLS is also acceptable.
Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college/university, including 16 semester hours of biological science (with one semester in microbiology), 16 semester hours of chemistry (with one semester in organic or biochemistry), one semester of mathematics or post-secondary diploma (Canadian applicants) required Successful completion of a NAACLS accredited Medical Laboratory Science program, or three years of acceptable clinical laboratory experience under the pathologist, in lieu of an accredited program, is required.
Work Experience:
  • One year of clinical laboratory experience as an ASCP certified scientist preferred. Must meet education/experience requirements as outlined by ASCP-BOC.

Job Description:

We Are Hiring
It is fun to work on a team where people truly have a passion for what they are doing! Join our growing team of lab professionals at one of the region’s largest health systems and play a critical role in offering compassionate care to our community.

This full-time, Night, 40 hours/weekly, 10-hour shifts, every other weekend, 1 winter and 1 summer holiday position offers you excellent work- life balance. SIGN-ON BONUS OF $7,000 and Loan Forgiveness - Ask for details

Why Join Ascension?
  • As our team continues to adapt and grow, you will get to work alongside some of the finest and most dedicated professionals you’ll ever come across in laboratory services.
  • Leading with Mission: Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide everything we do at Ascension. They are foundational to our work to transform healthcare and express our priorities when providing care and services, particularly to those most in need
  • A Place of Reverence: Working at Ascension is more than a job – it’s a ministry. Our ministry offers a place where we have deep respect and compassion for the dignity of all, and it starts with our associates.
Ascension St. John Hospital - Committed to providing care that treats the entire person—body, mind, and spirit—we've been a part of Ascension since 1999. We provide comprehensive prevention, primary care, and advanced treatment programs with more than 125 medical centers and seven hospital locations spanning four counties.

What You Will Do
As an Associate with Ascension St. John Hospital, you will have the opportunity to: Perform laboratory testing of patient specimens in one or more sections of the laboratory. You will:
  • Performs diagnostic/analytic testing of specimens. Interprets, documents and reports test results.
  • Performs quality control testing, instrument maintenance and troubleshooting.
  • Verifies analytic accuracy, precision, sensitivity and references ranges for test methods.
  • Serves as a resource to staff as needed.
  • Participates in orientation, education, and training of other laboratory and SJPHS personnel, residents, students, and consumers.
  • Maintains knowledge of current trends and technical advances in laboratory operations, including attendance at inter/intra laboratory meetings and in-services.
  • Assists with development and revisions of laboratory policies and procedures, data collection, or special projects as assigned.

Job ID:

30920