We Fight Cancer: Care That Never Quits®
Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) delivers an extraordinary patient experience we call Patient Empowered Care®. We deliver state-of-the-art, high quality care through an integrative model where a team of experts puts patients at the center of their own care. Every day, you will help patients win the fight against cancer. Every day is challenging and rewarding beyond your imagination.
A Culture of Teamwork, Empowerment & Development
CTCA provides Stakeholders with exceptional support and easy access to a wide range of tools and resources they need to bring the best of themselves, every day. Our benefits, wellness, and compensation programs lead the market. We provide extensive training and career development opportunities that encourage professional and personal growth—it is a point of pride. We empower our Stakeholders to deliver the highest standard of care, which we call the Mother Standard®.
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
- Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Technology, Biological Sciences or related field is required.
- Minimum of one (1) year of experience working in the laboratory.
- MLS (ASCP) or equivalent required
- 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.
The Best Place to Work
We call ourselves Stakeholders because we all have a stake in the care and success of every patient. Today, CTCA Stakeholders deliver healing and hope to patients fighting complex and advanced cancer in Atlanta, GA, Chicago, IL, Philadelphia, PA, Phoenix, AZ and Tulsa, OK. Each of our hospitals earned a Best Place to Work distinction and receives numerous accreditations that celebrate our culture of clinical quality, innovation, high performance and wellness.
Beyond The Resume, What We Look For
We select people with talent—people who thrive in an environment of continuous improvement. We are creative and resourceful problem solvers. We are inventors and innovators. As a CTCA Stakeholder, you make the difference in the life of a patient.
Do you see yourself working with a passionate team in a dynamic, high growth environment? Visit www.cancercenter.com/careers to begin your journey.