Clinical Lab Scientist/Medical Lab Technician - Full Time
Location: Texarkana, Texas
Internal Number: 9596103
This position performs all routine and complicated laboratory procedures including specimen processing and handling, testing of patient specimens, calculating and reporting of results, performance of quality control procedures, operation and maintenance of instruments and equipment, assisting in the development of new procedures and protocols, may perform phlebotomy and other patient oriented tasks, and may perform other related duties as requested or directed.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Associate's or bachelor's degree in Laboratory Science.
Basic computer knowledge. Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Hospital Laboratory experience preferred but not required.
MLT (ASCP) or equivalent preferred upon hire, but must be obtained within three years of hire date.
Documented evidence of specialty certification and/or additional training. Maintain current licensure and provide the hospital with a copy of indicated requirements.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.