SCL Health Medical Technologist Core Lab in Denver, Colorado

The laboratory at Saint Joseph Hospital provides inpatient and outpatientdiagnostic services for our new 350 bed medical facility as well as ourpartners National Jewish Health and Kaiser Permanente. THIS IS A FLOAT POSITION COVERING DIFFERENT DAYS AND SHIFTS.FLEXIBILITY IS NEEDED TO WORK DAYS, EVENINGS, AND OVERNIGHT SHIFTS ANDWEEKEND SHIFTS. SOME SHIFTS ARE GIVEN IN ADVANCE TO COVER STAFF VACATIONS,SOME MIGHT BE SHORT NOTICE. TRAINING FOR THE POSITION IS ON YOUR FIRST DAY STARTING WITH 40HOURS A WEEK FOR 3 WEEKS 8AM-5PM. The laboratory is staffed 24/7 by trained laboratory personnel withMT/MLS and MLT qualifications serving in both generalist and specializedcapacities. Our hospital is located in one of many transitional neighborhoods inDenver and offers ample secured and covered parking to our associates. Saint Joseph Hospital in not a trauma center, but does specializes incardiac surgery, general surgery, oncology and high risk maternitypatients and their needs are reflected in the testing and services we excel atproviding. * Performs and interprets designated test procedures in the RapidResponse Laboratory, Blood Bank, and Microbiology as trained. * Responsible for adhering to regulations as issued by CAP, AABB,FDA, OSHA and any other applicable regulatory agencies. * Performs a variety of laboratory duties following establishedprocedures, protocols and guidelines of the department and/or organization. * Performs quality control, adheres to hospital policies, takes partin continuing education and maintains positive interpersonal relationships. * Performs other duties as assigned. * MT/MLS with core laboratory and blood bank experience preferred. * MLT with appropriate experience would also be considered. Saint Joseph Hospital is part of SCL Health, afaith-based, nonprofit health care organization. Interested in making a difference? Then check us out. Our richheritage and mission, and our focus on health care delivery that valuesperson-centered care, excellence and accountability are a winningcombination as we bring health and hope to our patients. Fast Facts * Denver (estab.1873) * Largest acute care provider in Denver area * 2,397 associates, 1,332 medical staff, 108 residents * 371 beds * New $623 million, 360-bed, 826,000-square-foot replacementfacility (December 2014) Services & Expertise * Breast Care Center * Cardiovascular Services * Center for Women and Infants * Comprehensive Cancer Center * Emergency Services * Medical Imaging * Orthopedics * Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery * Rehabilitation * Surgical Care * Weight Loss Surgery Center Kudos: Saint Joseph Hospital offers excellence across the continuum ofcare for patients.Visit: website Works under the supervision of the Manager of Laboratory Servicesand/or the Microbiology Manager. Performs and interprets designated testprocedures in the Rapid Response Laboratory, Blood Bank, and Microbiologyas trained. Responsible for adhering to regulations as issued by CAP,AABB, FDA, OSHA and any other applicable regulatory agencies. Performs avariety of laboratory duties following established procedures, protocols andguidelines of the department and/or organization. Performs qualitycontrol, trains new employees, adheres to hospital policies, takes partin continuing education and maintains positive interpersonal relationships.Performs other duties as assigned. * Perform all designated procedures competently, includingChemistry, Hematology, Urinalysis, Coagulation, Specimen Processing,Blood Bank, and Microbiology when designated * Set up and perform a variety of technical and complex tests followingestablished procedures. * Recognize and solve problems or determine alternative solutions foranalysis if needed and report all deviations from established procedures tothe Man