Location Address: 701 W. Plymouth Avenue, DeLand FL 32720
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth DeLand
High End Technology in the Lab
Great benefits such as: Educational Reimbursement
Career growth and advancement potential
High quality of life with low cost of living on the shores of sunny Daytona Beach, FL.
You Will Be Responsible For:
Obtains or receives specimens, performs a variety of standardized tests including advanced and specialized tests using techniques and equipment.
Interprets results as to accuracy, acceptability and critical limits.
Enters data from analysis of medical tests or clinical results into medical record within required timeframes.
Conducts maintenance, performance checks and calibrates instruments in one or more laboratory area.
Recognizes biohazards specimens and processes the specimen accordingly.
Evaluates media, reagents and standards according to established criteria.
Conducts established quality control procedures on analytical tests, instruments, reagents, media and other products.
Evaluates results of quality control, implements corrective action when indicated, and documents action.
Assesses the validity of laboratory results through correlation of data with patient chart information.
Anticipates and recognized errors, responding in an appropriate manner.
Assists with and may supervise training of Medical Technology students and/or new employees
Demonstrates competency in the performance of laboratory procedures as they relate to specific age groups (Neonate, Child, Adolescent, Adult, Geriatric).
Fulfills other position responsibilities on a temporary basis or to expand current duties by updating the position description.
Mandatory CBL compliance
Mandatory Fire training
What You Will Need:
Computer proficiency required.
Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or a Bachelor's degree in a related science with approved clinical laboratory scientist training required OR Associate's Degree with at least two years of experience.
One year hospital experience in a clinical laboratory setting required.
Active Florida License as a Generalist Medical Technologist or Specialist Medical Technologist in one or more areas of the Laboratory required.
Under the supervision of the Section Supervisor, the Medical Technologist performs clinical testing in one or more of the following areas of the laboratory: Blood Bank, Microbiology, Serology, Chemistry, Hematology and Urinalysis. Performs a variety of standardized tests including advanced and specialized tests using techniques, laboratory equipment and reports results. Performs quality control, preventative maintenance and calibrates equipment as well as solves equipment problems proactively.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.