Clinical Laboratory Scientist - St Petersburg, FL - Medical Technologist
Company: HCA Florida St. Petersburg Hospital
Location: Saint Petersburg
Posted on: May 16, 2022
Clinical Laboratory Scientist - St Petersburg, FL
Description SHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)SCHEDULE: Full-timeNew
This is a full-time, mixed shift position
HCA Florida St. Petersburg Hospital
6500 38th Ave N St. Petersburg, FL 33710
HCA Florida St. Petersburg Hospital. Our full-service 215-bed acute
care facility provides a wide range of healthcare services to
communities in St. Petersburg, Pinellas County and beyond.
We are committed to providing our employees with the support they
need. We offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as
well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly
customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique
benefits we offer include:
- Paid Personal Leave
- 401k (100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay based on years of
- Identity Theft Protection discounts
- Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
- Adoption Assistance
- Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
As a Medical Technologist, you will perform stat and routine
clinical laboratory testing in technical discipline areas in which
individuals and departments are licensed under the direction of a
Laboratory Supervisor, Manager or Director. You will perform duties
consistent with written procedures and regulatory requirements and
apply theoretical concepts of laboratory medicine using independent
judgement to ensure timely and accurate results. You will also
maintain licensure, competency, and will regulatory schedule in
Blood Bank, Chemistry, and Hematology sections of the
laboratory.--You will perform non-technical duties including, but
not limited to specimen collection, processing and referral testing
within the department as required. Finally, you will support the
department in achieving department goals for service, quality,
regulatory compliance, financial performance, patient satisfaction,
healthy work environment, and integration of intra and
- Become proficient with information system computer functions
relative to job duties.
- Demonstrate responsibility and accountability in the
performance of accurate and timely laboratory testing.
- Work in an organized manner and perform according to section
procedure manual so that other personnel can follow
- Analyze proficiency testing samples according to instructions
and complete within the allowable time frame.
- Assume responsibility of the department as appropriate in the
absence of the supervisor.
- Consistently complete all required records/documentation
pertaining to patient results.
- Perform stat procedures within established turnaround time
- Demonstrate the ability to use good judgment and independent
thinking in the correlation and interpretation of patient results.
(including performing delta checks, etc.)
- Review pending logs (OSR) and result logs; resolve any
outstanding workload or communicate to staff relief.
- Perform quality control procedures per protocol and completes
- Assure that quality control results are within acceptable
guidelines and parameters.
- Take pertinent corrective action when the patient, control,
standard, calibration and/or proficiency results are not within
- Assist supervisor in meeting department regulatory agency
requirements (CAP, etc.)
- Operate all equipment correctly and perform periodic
maintenance according to schedule.--
- Demonstrate the ability to perform equipment troubleshooting to
resolve basic equipment malfunctions.
- Assist in monitoring reagents and supply inventories and
utilize them appropriately.
- Maintain education and development appropriate for
- Handle all problem and/or critical laboratory specimens/test
results according to established procedures and in a timely
Qualifications You Should Have:
- A 2 Year/Associate Degree is required
- A 4 Year/Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology is
- A State of Florida Technologist License is required OR the
ability to obtain a license prior to starting a new
- A minimum of 3 years as a Medical Technologist
- You should have availability to work during disasters
- The ability to frequently stand, bend, reach, squat, kneel,
move, and lift patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds
HCA Healthcare ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies
for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA Healthcare has also
been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies and
ranks 63rd on the Fortune 500 List. Join our tradition of
excellence! We want you to join our tradition of excellence. Are
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply.
We promptly review all applications. We are actively interviewing
so apply today. We are very excited to hear from you.
We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
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possibility within your career and we take your candidate
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