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Texas Health Resources MLS or MLT in Flower Mound, Texas

MLS or MLT

Weekends

Seeking a skilled MLS or MLT. Is that you?

Work location: 4400 Long Prairie Road, Flower Mound, TX 75028

Work hours: Full time, Weekends. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 7:00am – 7:00pm

Department highlights:

  • Teamwork oriented approach

  • Friendly and welcoming environment

  • Extremely positive workplace with a culture of excellence

  • Culturally diverse workforce

  • Distinct sense of community and a family feel

Here’s What You Need

  • Bachelor's Degree Medical Technology, Applied Technology, Clinical Lab Science or Chemical, Physical or Biological Science is preferred . Individuals hired as a CLS II prior to January 3, 2010 will be grandfathered to the MLS position with existing education. degree may be obtained within 3 months of hire is required

  • Internship in an approved Medical Technology training program is required and 2 Years’ experience in a Medical Laboratory is preferred

  • MT(ASCP) - Medical Technologist 90 Days is required Or

  • MLS(ASCP) - Medical Lab Scientist 90 Days is required Or

  • Other AMT, AAB, HHS, NCA, HEW, CLS- CA, FL, NY state license, Philippine Board of Technical Technology Upon Hire is required Or

  • M(ASCP) - Microbiology if working in Microbiology Upon Hire is required Or

  • BB (ASCP) - Blood Banking if working in Blood Bank Upon Hire is required

What You Will Do

  • Specimen Integrity:

  • Specimen integrity is recognized by evaluating and solving problems related to collection and/or processing of specimens

  • Specimen conditions are identified that adversely affect test results

  • Maintains specimen integrity throughout the testing process

  • Laboratory Operations:

  • Facilitates workflow process

  • Checks outstanding tests list in a timely manner

  • Troubleshoots and follows through on outstanding tests which appear to have not been collected/received when expected

  • Knows and uses computer downtime procedures as needed when computer is not available

  • Gives proper notification when supplies need to be ordered

  • Utilizes time between testing to accomplish other needed tasks. (evaluation of kits, preparing controls, supply management, housekeeping duties, etc.)

  • Performs tasks in a manner that enhances the quality of care

  • Helps other hospital and laboratory coworkers to provide timely patient care

  • Demonstrates active cost effectiveness

  • Professional Accountability:

  • Participates in orientation and training of students, volunteers, new employees and observers

  • May be responsible for ongoing competency assessment for employees

  • Maintains commitment to profession by attending continuing education sessions (ex. Web seminars, ASCP seminars, Tarleton and Lab sponsored seminars by industry)

  • Completes mandatory hospital/laboratory education and departmental competencies within required time frame

  • Mandatory health requirements are completed with required time frame

  • Completes assigned work within required time and offers assistance to other coworkers

  • Uses laboratory equipment (computer, instruments, etc.) for hospital use only

  • Time and attendance is satisfactory

  • Employee exhibits a professional appearance

  • Seeks assistance/supervision/consultation as needed and reports to supervisor any problems and/or solution regarding delivery of patient care

  • Interacts professionally and pleasantly with all encountered and promotes customer satisfaction

  • Adhere to the THR Promise Behaviors

  • Test Procedures:

  • Follows established laboratory test procedures, including using proper computer protocol

  • Evaluates and reports test results

  • Communicates and documents relevant patient data to appropriate personnel

  • Relays information to next shift and coworkers (ex. instrument malfunctions, unusual patient results, testing problems)

  • Gives direction and guidance to technical staff and laboratory support personnel

  • Quality Control/Documentation:

  • Demonstrates understanding of quality control guidelines

  • Follows Laboratory policies when quality control is not within established limits

  • Resolves quality control discrepancies before releasing/reporting patient results

  • Documents and review QC and ensure corrective action when appropriate

  • Performs and documents laboratory equipment maintenance protocols within established time limits

  • Demonstrates knowledge to troubleshoot equipment

  • Follow laboratory protocol for proficiency testing

  • Safety:

  • Incorporates safety/infection control measures into work practices

  • Follows HIPAA guidelines

  • Demonstrates knowledge of and follows all hospital and Lab safety/infection control policies and procedures

  • Participates in required hospital/laboratory safety drills

  • Utilizes the event reporting tool to document and report patient situations, on-the job injuries, and medical device malfunctioning

Additional perks of being a Texas Health Employee

  • Benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental, Paid Parental Leave, flex spending, tuition reimbursement, Student Loan Repayment Program as well as several other benefits.

  • A supportive, team environment with outstanding opportunities for growth.

  • Explore our Texas Health careers site for info like Benefits , Job Listings by Category , recent Awards we’ve won and more.

  • Do you still have questions or concerns? Feel free to email your questions to recruitment@texashealth.org .

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