• Medical Technologist – Rapid Response Laboratory

    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(5/23/2018 9:24 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-12594
    Benefits Eligible
    Yes
    Shift
    Rotate
    Type
    Full-Time Regular
    CBA Code
    Non-Union
  • Job Description

    Medical Technologist – Rapid Response Laboratory - Full Time Rotating Shift

     

    We're hiring for a Medical Technologist (Generalist) to support the Clinical Laboratories Rapid Response Laboratory in Chicago, IL. 

     

    Job Summary

     

    The Rapid Response Laboratory is a newly formed laboratory section at UChicago Medicine that supports stat testing across our Pediatric and Adult Emergency Departments including our recently launched Adult Trauma Service.  In this role, the Medical Technologist will perform a wide range of clinical utilizing a variety of methodologies and instrumentation including blood gas, urinalysis, coagulation, and chemistry testing.  As a top-tier comprehensive academic medical center, we take patient care and safety very seriously, and we follow laboratory policies and procedures and in accordance with all regulatory agency requirements in order to provide results of the highest level of quality to physicians and their patients.

    Qualifications

    • Must satisfy CLIA 88 qualification requirements for testing personnel performing high complexity testing. 
    • Bachelor’s degree in clinical laboratory science or related field from an accredited college or university. 
    • Certification or eligibility within a specified time frame through American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or equivalent. 
    • At least one year of pertinent laboratory experience preferred. 
    • Knowledge and ability to use laboratory/hospitals information systems. 
    • Knowledge and ability to use automated and conventional laboratory equipment.
    • Ability to interact in a professional manner with individuals at all levels.
    • Ability to work independently and within time constraints

     

    Licenses/Certifications

     

    Technologist certification through the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) or equivalent

    Why Join Us

    Why Join Us:

    We’ve been at the forefront of medicine since 1899. We provide superior healthcare with compassion, always mindful that each patient is a person, an individual. To accomplish this, we need employees with passion, talent and commitment… with patients and with each other. We’re in this together: working to advance medical innovation, serve the health needs of the community, and move our collective knowledge forward. If you’d like to add enriching human life to your profile, The University of Chicago Medicine is for you. Here at the forefront, we’re doing work that really matters. Join us. Bring your passion.

     

    Bring your career to the next level at a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. Take advantage of all we have to offer and #BringYourPassiontotheForefront,

    University of Chicago Medicine is growing; discover how you can be a part of this pursuit of excellence at: www.uchospitals.edu/jobs

     

    The University of Chicago Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, civil union status, parental status, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics.

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