Job Description

At Harris Health System, we champion better health for our patients, their families and our community, by connecting them to an integrated healthcare system that provides high-quality healthcare. Harris Health focuses on the delivery of primary care, wellness and prevention services to the residents of Harris County, Texas, through its extensive network of inpatient and outpatient facilities. Harris Health is a proud recipient of the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered medical homes. Harris Health's medical faculty and residents are provided by its nationally recognized medical school partners: Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Skills / Requirements

JOB SUMMARY: 
Performs moderate and selected high complexity tests on clinical laboratory specimens in various laboratory sections.  Validates and report results of tests performed. Performs and documents Quality Control. Performs instrument and equipment maintenance according to policy and procedures.  Maintains adequate stock of reagents and supplies. Participates in continuing education.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:   
Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: 

  • Associate Degree in Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science or related science (Biology, Chemistry, or Physics)
  • Certification Medical Lab Technician from ASCP, NCA or AMT within one year of hire.

Work Experience: 

  • Recent Graduate must be certified by ASCP or equivalent Board within one year of graduation


Equipment Operated:  PC, printers, scanners.


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: 
Communication Skills:
Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact)
Writing /Composing (Correspondence/Reports)

Other Skills:

Analytical, CRT, Medical Terms, Research, Statistical, P.C., MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access

Work Schedule:  Flexible

Other Requirements:  Travel between HCHD facilities

Application Instructions

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