WellStar Health Systems Medical Tech Degree in Hiram, Georgia

Title: Medical Tech Degree

Location: Hiram, Ga

Category: Allied Health

Job ID: PH-1169788

Posted on: 2017-10-10T02:40:11

WellStar Named on the 2014 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® List

At WellStar we deliver world-class healthcare. Over 11,000 individuals work together to meet health demands and needs. To deliver world-class healthcare, we equip our facilities and team members with the best technology, resources, and education. We seek to improve the way we deliver care knowing each day holds more miracles, more life, more chances, more compassion, and more opportunities.

Join the team named one of the Top 100 Companies by Working Mother Magazine

WellStar Paulding Hospital

Think beauty, think innovation, think safety. Filled with natural light and innovative, safety-oriented features, the new eight-floor, 295,000-square foot hospital has 56 beds, with the ability to expand to 112 beds. The facility houses 40 emergency exam and pediatric emergency exam rooms, four surgical suites, decentralized nursing stations, private inpatient rooms, administrative offices and a café. It is entirely electronic and was designed with the guiding purpose of being the safest hospital in the world – safe to patients and families, team members, the community and the environment.

WellStar Health System is a not-for-profit system recognized as a national leader in comprehensive care. Staying ahead of the curve in technology has enabled WellStar to be leaders in both the diagnosis and treatment of an extensive array of health conditions. Serving a population of more than one million residents of NW metropolitan Atlanta, WellStar consistently looks at total patient wellness and works to ensure that all systems support that focus. With industry awards ranging from Integrated Delivery Networks to Working Mother Magazine’s Best Places to Work, WellStar strives to provide the best care possible with Atlanta’s top medical professionals.

Specialists and primary care providers work in a multi-disciplinary environment with more than 13,000 diverse team members throughout our five hospitals and physician offices. By working through a patient-centered model of care, WellStar places enormous value on quality and safety with many accolades to support our work

JOB SUMMARY: a brief description of the job.

Under the general supervision of the Supervisors, Manager or Director; performs clinical laboratory testing pursuant to established and approved protocols requiring the exercise of independent judgment and responsibility, maintains equipment and records, performs quality assurance activities related to test performance and may supervise and teach within the laboratory setting.

? Accuracy: Maintains acceptable accuracy in-patient, quality assurance, proficiency and competency testing.

? Critical Thinking: Uses clinical/ theoretical knowledge to analyze, investigate, interpret, and report lab data.

? Job Knowledge: Maintains current personal training, education and practice of policies and procedures.

? Productivity: Practices organizational skills for efficiency of time, materials, cost and availability of lab data

? Communication: Practices information monitoring, investigation, resolution and hand-off to team members.

? Performs other duties as assigned

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: minimum requirements to be considered qualified to do the job.

Required Minimum Certification: MT or equivalent from an accrediting agency approved by GDHR

(ASCP, HEW, NCA, AMT, AAB or another agency approved by GDHR).

MT certification eligible candidates must pass certification within 18 months of hire.

Required Minimum Education: Associates degree or Bachelor’s degree (degree type dependent upon certification)

Required Minimum Experience: One year Laboratory experience preferred.

Education:

Associates degree or Bachelor’s degree (degree type dependent upon certification)

Licensure/Certification:

MT or equivalent from an accrediting agency approved by GDHR (ASCP, HEW, NCA, AMT, AAB or another agency approved by GDHR)

MT certification eligible candidates must pass certification within 18 months of hire

Experience:

One year Laboratory experience preferred

Skills:

Accuracy: Acceptable accuracy in patient, quality assurance, proficiency, and competency testing

Critical Thinking: Clinical/theoretical knowledge to analyze, investigate, interpret, and report lab data

Job Knowledge: Current personal training, education and practice of policies and procedures

Productivity: Organizational skills for efficiency of time, materials, cost and availability of lab data

Communication: Information monitoring, investigation, resolution and hand-off to team members

WellStar is a shining example of what happens when talented and passionate people dedicate themselves to making a difference in the communities we serve. Every time we treat, heal, and encourage a patient toward wellness, we achieve our mission and realize our vision.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Thank you for your interest in WellStar!

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.