Medical Laboratory Scientist or Medical Lab Technician
Location: Overland Park, Kansas
Internal Number: 22025551
Medical Lab Scientist or Medical Lab Technician
All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
Sign On Bonus with two-year agreement
Benefits from Day One
Paid Days Off from Day One
Student Loan Repayment Program
Whole Person Wellbeing Resources
Mental Health Resources and Support
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
Schedule:Part Time, Evenings – 30 hours per week
Shift: Prefer Monday-Friday, 6 hour shifts that start between 3:00PM and 5:00PM
Location: 7840 W 165th Street, Overland Park, KS 66223
The community you’ll be caring for:
When you need care, you don’t want to have to travel far. Our dedicated, expert team at AdventHealth South Overland Park, formerly Shawnee Mission Health – Overland Park, provides excellent care to communities of southeastern Johnson County, with 24/7 emergency room services, an advanced imaging center, physical therapy and more.
The role you’ll contribute:
The Medical Laboratory Scientists performs laboratory analysis requiring a complex network of steps & variables. Confirms & verifies, correlates & interprets test results utilizing in-depth knowledge of techniques, principles, instruments, & physiology. Recognizes technical, instrumental & physiological problems, identifies the cause & evaluates alternative solutions. Operates, maintains, & repairs equipment. Establishes & monitors quality assurance programs
The value you’ll bring to the team:
Performs & monitors the collection of laboratory specimens.
Performs testing according to established procedures.
Evaluates & interprets data based on knowledge of numerous factors affecting test results.
Verifies normal & confirms abnormal results; provides appropriate communication & documentation in accordance with section protocols & in compliance with all accrediting & regulatory agencies.
Recognizes critical results & documents action taken according to established policies.
Utilizes critical thinking to recognize & resolve problems, documents corrective actions, and communicates to team.
Performs & evaluates quality control, equipment maintenance, and instrument calibration as needed.
Uses the LIS efficiently to order tests, enter results/documentation, & obtain information, in keeping with established protocols.
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
Bachelors Degree or Associate's Degree for MLT
No previous experience required
MT/MLT ASCP or equivalent of advanced degree and able to meet CLIA’s 88 standards for high complexity testing
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.