Are you responsive and flexible when working with patients and colleagues?
We are looking for highly specialized Medical Technologists with excellent diagnostic skills for opportunities in our Blood Bank and Hematology areas.
As patient-focused clinicians, you’re empathetic and know how to create a safe, open atmosphere that allows patients to be receptive. You are also active listeners, just who we need to thoroughly answer patients’ inquiries regarding test results, and making recommendations to reduce anxiety, increase understanding, and develop their trust. Bring your passion for science and health care to contribute to the diagnosis and treatment of our diverse patient population.
In our multidisciplinary setting, you will take on the important role of providing the highest quality, and most effective laboratory service to our patients. Working in your designated discipline (Blood Bank or Hematology), you will:
Conduct and oversee a broad range of routine and complex laboratory procedures including analyzing blood samples and identifying white or red blood cell abnormalities
Help ensure an adequate supply of blood and blood products for transfusion across the hospital system
Perform all laboratory tests and procedures including reading slides, ABO/Rh typing, crossmatch, antibody screening, and blood component issuance, as well as preventative maintenance
Ensure facilities, supplies, equipment and resources are well utilized
Follow standard procedures for specimen collection, processing, test analysis and results reporting, considering physiologic processes and requirements
Verify accuracy of findings, identify test inconsistencies, and take appropriate action to make corrections
Execute CAP and NYSDOH proficiency testing
Participate in QA/QC reviews and prepare reports and other documents required by administrative and medical staff
Utilize LIS for reporting, documenting QC and distribution of data
These positions require:
A Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology (MT) in related area, or equivalent physical sciences
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a clinical laboratory or blood bank/hematology, within a hospital or high-level research setting
NYS License as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist; ASCP preferred
Effective communication and interpersonal skills with excellent attention to detail
Computer proficiency; LIS a plus
Ability to work in a collaborative environment
An analytical mindset and good problem-solving skills
Ability to communicate, consult and interact with other members of the healthcare team
We go the extra mile to achieve excellence
It’s the unexpected, much-appreciated extras in our patient-focused care that keep us strong. People rightfully believe that we care about them as much as we care about the quality of what we deliver. It takes vigilance, strategy, a positive spirit — and hopefully, your passion — to keep us exceeding expectations and making positive and lasting impressions, mile after extra mile. Join us.
Located in the heart of Downtown Brooklyn, TBHC is a clinical affiliate of The Mount Sinai Hospital and an academic affiliate of The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. As Brooklyn’s first hospital since 1845, TBHC is proud to be a part of an incredibly diverse community and is committed to Keeping Brooklyn Healthy by providing outstanding health services, education and research.
For consideration, please email your resume, indicating area of interest, to: firstname.lastname@example.org. We are an equal opportunity employer.
Internal Number: TECH
About Brooklyn Hospital Center
The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) has been KEEPING BROOKLYN HEALTHY since 1845. Today, it is the only hospital in Downtown Brooklyn. This 464-bed community, teaching hospital, offers primary and specialized medical care, sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic services, cutting-edge technology, and specialized surgery to more than 300,000 patients annually. TBHC is a clinical affiliate of the Mount Sinai Health Hospital and an academic affiliate of The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. TBHC has fully accredited, independent residency programs in Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Family Practice, General Dentistry and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and trains more than 250 physicians each year.