MT or MLT, Full-Time (4 openings), Elma, WA
Summit Pacific Medical Center is a Level IV Critical Access Hospital with 24-hour emergency services. Our new facility provides state-of-the-art technology in a healing, spa-like environment with an emphasis on quality, access and compassion. Our inpatient unit is supported by a robust team of hospitalists. We pride ourselves on our low emergency department wait times and ability to give patients access to a doctor quickly.
We are seeking FOUR Full-Time MT or MLT to join our Summit Pacific team! If you are a motivated team player with a passion for helping community members, apply today! We will fill the position with either an MT or MLT.
Responsible for all phases of the clinical laboratory testing process in a hospital-wide team environment. Duties include pre-analytical, analytical and post-analytical functions, as well as participation in support activities such as quality control, new test development, equipment selection and inventory management. Obtain, evaluate, process and prepare specimens for on-site testing or referral to a reference laboratory. Specimen collection responsibilities include routine venipuncture, capillary puncture, throat swab, nasopharyngeal swab, clean-catch urine and urine for drug screens.
Interpret provider orders; communicate with care providers to clarify orders.
Order tests in the laboratory information system, organize work, ensure completion of all testing.
Complete mandatory annual training and competency testing. Participate in continuing education opportunities as available and appropriate.
Adhere to all SPMC and Laboratory policies and procedures.
Other duties as assigned by department manager or designee which may include duties outside of the laboratory.