Live among the beautiful Golden Isles. Work among outstanding medical professionals.
You really can have it all, at Southeast Georgia Health System. Our unique opportunities combine professional challenges and a Southern coastal setting that offers a wonderful place to live, work among highly respected professionals, and raise your family. Because of our warm climate, those who come to the Golden Isles are able to enjoy outdoor activities all year long.
We currently have an exceptional opportunity to join the team at our Camden Campus in Saint Marys, Georgia.
ABOUT OUR CAMDEN CAMPUS: Located in the coastal community of Saint Marys, Georgia, our Camden Campus is a 40-bed acute care hospital accredited by The Joint Commission. In addition to providing residents of Camden and Charlton Counties with access to quality health care close to home, it features a medical pavilion and medical plaza offering state-of-the-art medical office facilities within walking distance of the main hospital building. This includes the cancer care center, which is located in the medical pavilion. In 2017, the Camden Campus hospital was recognized in Georgia Trend magazine as “Top Georgia Hospital” in the small-sized category. Our emergency care center sees approximately 30,000 patients annually.
MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST Southeast Georgia Health System, Camden Campus, Saint Marys, Georgia Full-Time Evenings, 2nd Shift: 2:30 pm – 11 pm, flexible hours including weekends and holidays
The professional we select for this important role will perform a wide variety of chemical microscopic and bacteriologic tests, procedures, and related activities. This individual will conduct proficiency testing in the same manner as patient samples, and exercise independent judgment to perform and report findings for clinical laboratory tests in order to obtain data for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease. Additional responsibilities include:
Actively participating in compliance of accreditation and regulatory standards (CAP, CLIA 88, and GDHR) related to all areas of the laboratory.
Assisting with special projects (including health fairs and correlations) and in the training of phlebotomists and MLT students.
Using quality-control samples to verify accuracy and precision of test results in compliance with laboratory policies.
Follows laboratory procedures for specimen collection, labeling handling, transport and processing.
Performing instrument and procedural calibrations and maintenance.
Performing test procedures and identifying/correcting problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results.
Reporting and maintaining laboratory results using written procedures and policy guidelines.
Effectively operating computer systems and associated functions, including order entry, resulting, error correction, and applicable billing and auditing processes.
Bachelor’s degree with Medical Technologist (MT) classification, OR associate of science degree with MT classification, OR MT classification as recognized by the Georgia Department of Human Resources (GDHR) laboratory licensure agency.
Completion of laboratory clinical rotation and licensure in one or more of the following areas: MT (ASCP), MT (AMT), CLT (HHS), or RMT (AAB).
New team members meeting education and experience requirements have 18 months from date of hire to complete the certification exam.
Demonstrated competence in skills and abilities related to laboratory testing.
Strong manual dexterity, multitasking skills, keyboarding ability, and clerical-support skills.
Ability and willingness to commit to service excellence, including the building of positive relationships with customers, team members, and medical staff; as well as ensuring the highest quality of care by performing responsibilities to the highest professional standards.
Experience the Advantages of Excellence
In return for your compassion, clinical expertise, and spirit of commitment, we offer an excellent compensation package, including comprehensive benefits.
For additional information about our organization, please visit careers.sghs.org
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or national origin. EOE/AA: M/F/D/V
Internal Number: 5546411
About Southeast Georgia Health System
Southeast Georgia Health System is a not-for-profit health care network that provides quality care in personal, community settings. Enjoying highly advanced technology, techniques, and facilities, our team members are the key to our success. These unique professionals offer exemplary talent, compassion, ambition, and experience to provide exceptional care for every patient. We embrace them as family, and support their career aspirations with extensive training, access to vast resources, and real advancement potential. If you’re all for making a difference, in many different ways, Southeast Georgia Health System is definitely for you.