Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center is located in the beautiful White Mountains in Northeastern, AZ in Show Low! Show Low has four beautiful seasons, a perfect place for outdoor adventures year-round! The White Mountain area is a friendly, rural community with affordable housing, excellent schools and a great quality of life!
We are a not for profit organization with 89 licensed beds and are the number one employer in the White Mountains! We have been offering exceptional care to our residents since 1970 and strive in providing compassionate care with all state of the art equipment.
We offer excellent benefits, including: Medical / Dental / Vision, Life Insurance, 403(b) Retirement-employer match of up to 4%, yearly increases, quarterly bonuses, 8 Paid holidays, PTO Accrual and much more!
Apply online today at www.summithealthcare.net or call to speak with the recruiter for questions at 928-537-6367
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General Position Summary:
Medical Technologist I
Responsible for improving the quality and function of the Laboratory. Responsible for performing analytical tests on blood and body fluids in all areas of the Laboratory. All testing must have integrity confirmed and maintained before, during, and following the testing procedures. In addition, assist Lab Assistants in all areas of their responsibilities
Essential Functions / Major Responsibilities:
Medical Technologist and Lead Medical Technologist
Performs laboratory quality control testing and instrument maintenance in chemistry, hematology, urinalysis, serology, blood bank, and microbiology to ensure all patient results are accurate.
Performs laboratory patient testing in chemistry, hematology, urinalysis, serology, blood bank, and microbiology and report results to the appropriate individual or department.
Evaluates test results; investigate any discrepancies and institute follow-up as needed.
Prioritizes workload for maximum efficiency.
Maintains lab supplies and communicates with the Purchasing department regarding supply availability.
Reviews and reports testing received from reference laboratories.
Submits reportable results to regulatory agencies as required.
Assists Laboratory Assistants as needed in interpreting physician orders, collecting BGMs and venipunctures, receiving specimens into the laboratory, and preparing tests for reference labs.
Supervises and provides resources for lab assistants as needed.
Consults with the pathologist to provide resources to physicians and other health care providers as needed.
Maintains sufficient blood supply in the blood bank.
Evaluates patient need for blood products and performs crossmatches to provide compatible blood as well as prepare platelets, fresh frozen plasma, and cryoprecipate for infusion as needed.
Performs competency testing as assigned and complies with all regulatory requirements.
Reviews and updates procedure manuals annually as required for CAP accreditation.
Displays proper etiquette and mannerisms that reflect theSHINE Behavior Guidelines.
Promotes the Patient Safety Standards as a core value of the organization.
Education and/or Experience:
2 yr Associate degree in Medical Laboratory Science (required)
CPR/BLS Certification (required).
ASCP, AMT, HEW, or NCA CLS national certification (required).
Bachelor of Science degree (preferred).
Basic computer skills (preferred).
1-2 years experience (preferred for Medical Technologist I; required for Lead Medical Technologist.
Additional Salary Information: Sign on Bonus & Relocation Assistance offered!
Internal Number: 10
Summit Healthcare is a private, not-for-profit organization that has provided medical services to White Mountain residents and visitors. As a regional medical center with 89 licensed beds , we respond to the healthcare needs of more that 90,000 permanent residents and seasonal visitors living in a 3,000 square mile area. Summit Healthcare's goal is to provide patients with state-of-the-art healthcare close to home. Every year we take critical steps to ensure we are meeting this goal by investing in state-of-the-art equipment and technology and by attracting outstanding physicians representing a variety of medical specialties. Summit Healthcare is located in the beautiful white mountains of Northeastern Arizona. The White Mountain area is a friendly, rural community with affordable housing, excellent schools and year round outdoor activities. It is the perfect place to fish, hike, ride horseback, mountain bike, ski, golf, hunt and have countless other sports and outdoor adventures! To learn more about Show Low, AZ and Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center refer to these websites: