Penn Medicine PRN Laboratory, Hematology in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
PRN Laboratory, Hematology
Job ID :72986
Job Category: Medical Laboratory/Pathology
Specialty Area: Medical Laboratory/Pathology
Primary Shift: Weekend Evening
Work Schedule: Variable Shifts
Penn Medicine Entity: Pennsylvania Hospital
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Address: 800 Spruce St
Education Required: Per Position Description
Experience Required: Per Position Description
Employment Type: Per Diem
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
The Medical Technologist performs low, moderate and, high-complexity tests and procedures in the Hematology section under the direction of the Supervisor. Performs procedures and processes specimens using appropriate equipment and instruments available, and in accordance with established laboratory policies and procedures. Performs procedures requiring subjective analysis under supervision and consults with technical supervisor(s) and pathologist(s) regarding atypical results. Performs all testing within their assigned sections using computer linked automated electronic equipment and/or manual methodologies. Prepares solutions, reagents, stains and media as needed following established procedures and labeling requirements. Performs and records quality control for procedures, instruments, and equipment. Initiates troubleshooting and corrective action. Notifies the Supervisor of quality control results
Minimum Requirements :
The qualified candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree (in Medical Technology or other biological or chemical science) or U.S. equivalent (substantiated by foreign credential evaluation statement) and a minimum of 1 year of moderate or high complexity laboratory testing experience preferred.
Certification by a minimum standards exam such as the Board of Certification (ASCP) or equivalent or eligible to take such an exam. Candidates holding current certification preferred.
Additional Information :
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
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