Job Description

Medical Technologist

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

The Medical Technologist is responsible for accurately performing a variety of routine and complex laboratory tests and reporting results within the expected turnaround time to assist healthcare providers deliver the most optimal patient outcomes. Maintains an understanding of the theory behind each of these laboratory procedures and has ability to identify and report problems. Performs, as assigned, all required equipment maintenance, calibration and quality control testing per departmental procedures.

  • Demonstrate technical competency in all the applicable areas by completing all identified testing/department duties within the specified timeframes
  • Performs laboratory testing (quality control, patient and proficiency) in all assigned areas of the laboratory
  • Evaluates the validity of test results, understands clinical implications and notifies appropriate personnel of critical tests/results
  • Demonstrates competency in operation and troubleshooting of laboratory equipment
  • Documents and maintains the appropriate records required by the hospital and laboratory accrediting agencies
  • Ensures, within their scope of work, compliance with all applicable federal, state, accrediting and other regulatory agencies
  • Performs other duties, as assigned, by Laboratory Director, Manager or Supervisor

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Technology, Biological Sciences or related field required.

Experience

  • Minimum of 1 year experience working in the laboratory.
  • Licensure
  • Certification
  • MLS (ASCP) or equivalent required

Special Skills

Professional demeanor, effective collaboration and communication skills ensuring team work with co-workers, nursing staff and physicians. Knowledge of regulatory requirements and knowledge of Good Laboratory Practices (GLP). Above average problem solving and critical thinking skills.

We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

Visit:  Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.

Application Instructions

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