WellStar Health Systems Medical Tech 2 - Full Time - Days in Austell, Georgia
At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.
The Medical Technologist I I 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. The Med Tech II is fully proficient in their area of expertise, and will serve as
a Generalist in all areas of the General Lab and Blood Bank, or as a Key Operator / Subject Matter Expert in their assigned area.
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:
Required Minimum Certification : MT or equivalent from an accrediting agency approved by Georgia Department of Community Health. (ASCP, HEW, NCA, AMT, AAB or another agency approved by the Georgia Department of Community Health). AAB certified individuals must have completed a formalized training program that includes clinical rotations or have three years of experience as a Medical Technologist in a hospital laboratory.
Required Minimum Education : Must have an Associates or Bachelors degree in Medical Technology or related science, except for HEW.
Required Minimum Experience : 3 years of experience as a Medical Technologist with 1 year of Blood Bank experience if applicable.
Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.
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.
Department General Lab
Facility WellStar Cobb Hospital
Category Allied Health