This is a full time, day shift, position at Oro Valley Hospital for a generalist to work in chemistry, hematology, coagulation and blood bank.
Must be willing to work both 1st and 2nd shifts as need dictates (no night shifts).
Performs moderate and high complexity tests in the clinical laboratory. Ensures that specimens are appropriate for test methodologies. Documents all quality control activities, instrument and procedural calibrations, and maintenance performed. Assist customers with information regarding laboratory testing in a pleasant and professional manner.
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
Required: Associate of Science degree or experience, education or other parameters that meet CLIA Federal Register requirement.
Preferred: Bachelor of Science degree; qualified as MT/MLS throught a recognized certification agency such as ASCP or AMT with experience and examination.
Preferred: 1 year experience in clinical laboratory environment
Ability to read, communicate, and document effectively through oral, written, or electronic means. Excellent skills in customer relations. Demonstrates the constant ability to prioritize and respond promptly to a changing workload. Ability to respond to multiple situations and questions that require sound judgments and action for quality patient care.
Oro Valley Hospital (OVH) is a 177-bed hospital that also has a freestanding emergency center and large physician group. With these varied access points, you have your choice of settings in which to work. Oro Valley Hospital’s culture centers around providing safe, quality care to patients, but also to foster a work environment based on teamwork, commitment to a shared goal and recognizing employees for all they do to care for our patients. Often described as a “family,” the staff at OVH take pride in doing the best they can to care for their community. OVH is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.