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Rio Grande Regional Hospital - McAllen, TX

Medical Lab Technologist - Laboratory

Founded in 1982, Rio Grande Regional Hospital (RGRH), an HCA-affiliated facility, is proud of maintaining its status as one of the leading healthcare providers in the Rio Grande Valley. For nearly 33 years, we have remained focused and committed to providing quality healthcare to all members of our community.

With 320 beds and a team of more than 500 physicians representing over 35 specialties, we offer a range of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical, and specialty services, including:

24-hour emergency room

Level III Trauma Center

Comprehensive cardiovascular care

30-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Rio Grande Regional Hospital is currently looking for a Medical Lab Technologist - Laboratory

Responsibilities:

* The Pathology and Clinical Lab Medical Technologist is a Bachelor's prepared Medical Technologist who obtains patient specimens, performs diagnostic tests, interprets and reports results.
* The technologist performs quality control testing and equipment maintenance, maintains inventory, and assists in training new employees and students.
* Technologists may specialize in hematology, blood bank, serology/urinalysis, chemistry or microbiology, or may be generalist proficient in all areas of the laboratory.
* High degree of self-motivation and excellent critical thinking/problem solving skills. Must have knowledge and skills appropriate to testing performed.
* Excellent written, verbal and organizational skills.
* Effective communication with all levels of personnel.
* Ability and willingness to function effectively in a team environment.
* Provide diagnostic testing in conformance with recognized principles and standards.
* Proficient in the performance of diagnostic tests on all age groups.
* Ability to provide education related to all procedures and results, as well as troubleshooting skills.

Qualifications:

* Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology, biological sciences or related
* Field of study.
* Certification with ASCP or AMT.
* A candidate with a Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology has one year from date of hire to obtain Certification.

About HCA

HCA owns and operates approximately 179 hospitals and approximately 104 freestanding surgery centers in 21 states, England and Switzerland. We are dedicated to providing healthcare services that meet each community's local healthcare needs. We seek to integrate various services to deliver patient care with maximum quality and efficiency. Our approach includes focusing on quality; streamlining operations; sharing technology, equipment and personnel where appropriate; and using economies of scale when contracting for medical supplies and administrative services.

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