Medical Technologist, Half-Time
The Ocean Beach Hospital is a 15 bed not-for-profit Critical Access Hospital located on the rural Long Beach Peninsula. The Long Beach Peninsula is home to a new national park, two historic lighthouses, renowned restaurants, cranberry bogs, and oyster farms and is saturated with natural beauty and history, art shops, horseback riding, and fishing charters; it makes for an area with something for everyone.
Our organization values excellence, integrity, compassion, and partnership in all aspects of operation. The hospital provides access to advanced imaging technology, Laboratory, MRI, CT scan, and Life Flight capabilities for major trauma transports. We have a strong network of primary care and subspecialty providers on staff including a full-time Oncology Infusion program. The hospital works toward constantly improving its facilities and acquiring new technology to keep pace with the advances of health care and is currently in the process of implementing an Electronic Medical Records. We offer general surgery, orthopedics, total joint replacements, and eye surgery. As a team player, the ability to manage self and work with all departments in a professional and courteous manor is necessary.
Generalist Medical Technologist is responsible for all aspects of the laboratory (BC LH 750, AcT Diff, Siemens RXL w/ Loci, ACL Elite, BB Gel, Microscan, Bactec 9050, Opti CCA-ST blood gas and phlebotomy) performing moderate and high complex level testing. This includes working in the Microbiology section and responsibility for Quality Control, Preventive Maintenance and all aspects of Testing.
Qualifications include BS in Medical Technology or AS in Medical Laboratory Technology and successful completion of ASCP or equivalent certification. Must obtain State of Washington Medical Assistance License within 3 months of hire.
Reports to: Ancillary Services/Laboratory Manager
Status: Half-Time ( 20 – 39 hours per week)
Location: Ocean Beach Hospital