Ascension Health Medical Lab Technician (MLT) in Birmingham, Alabama

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Medical Lab Technician (MLT) - General Lab Anc - PRN,Rotating - St Vincent's Birmingham - Birmingham,AL

Why Join Ascension?

St. Vincent’s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.

What You Will Do

As theMedical Lab Technician (MLT)with St. Vincent's Health System-AL, you will have the opportunity to performroutine diagnostic/analytic testing of laboratory specimens, and interprets, documents and reports test results under the supervision of a medical technologist/medical laboratory scientist.

You will:

  • Implements, validates, and reports laboratory test results.

  • Performs instrument maintenance and troubleshooting.

  • Conducts quality control and quality assurance testings.

  • Maintains supplies needed for performance of tests.

  • Assists with data collection or special projects as assigned.

  • Demonstrates in depth knowledge of the policies and procedures for patient preparation, sample requirements, specimen collection, and pre-analytical factors that affect sample quality.

  • Responsible for training and mentoring of staff and students.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • One or more of the following:

  • Clinical Laboratory Technicianobtained within18 Months (1 1/2 year)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • AMT is acceptable in lieu of ASCP certification. Must pass generalist certification exam within 18 months of date of hire.

  • Laboratory Techobtained within18 Months (1 1/2 year)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Laboratory Techcredentialed from theAmerican Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC)obtained within18 Months (1 1/2 year)of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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