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Medical Lab Technician - Sign On Bonus!!

Valor Healthcare

Our mission is simple: to provide quality healthcare to America's veterans through our healing focus, indebted hearts, and tireless resolve. Valor Healthcare operates more than 50 VA Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOCs) in the United States as a contractor for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Valor provides a full range of medical services to veterans through the operations of CBOCs, tailored to meet the specific needs of local VA medical centers. Our comprehensive set of services includes primary care, diagnostics, laboratory, telehealth, behavioral health, and more. 

Position Summary

The Medical Lab Technician will be responsible for running lab requests as ordered by the providers. Collaborate with nurses, phlebotomists, and medical staff to collect specimens from patient. Making sure the lab is sanitized and maintained daily to VA protocols. 

Benefits

  • Great work lifestyle balance! No on call, weekends off, 11 federal holidays, and increasing PTO the longer you stay with Valor. 
  • Competitive pay! We offer based on experience and monitor market trends to ensure we are providing a great rate for our employees. 
  • Access to Medical, Dental, Vision, and more through Blue Cross Blue Shield! 
  • Annual performance reviews to discuss goals, raises, concerns, etc. 

 

  Medical Lab Tech Responsibilities:

  • Perform in-house laboratory procedures on appropriate specimens to provide information for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases within the scope of the clinic.
  • Recognize and respond to critical values as they pertain to patient tests, results, controls, and proficiency samples
  • Ensure specimens are properly collected and labeled
  • Enter laboratory requests/results into the VISTA/CPRS system.
  • Ensure that all lab equipment is maintained and calibrated following manufacturers’ recommendations and clinic policies and procedures. Assure quality controls are run and documented per manufacture and system guidelines.
  • Comply with the performance measures and clinical guidelines as set forth in the current VHA Performance Measures Technical Manual or by verbal direction and comply with all requirements specified by the VAMC that issues the contract.
  • Comply with the CDC’s “Universal Precautions” for the prevention and transmission of HIV and other communicable diseases.
  • Other duties as assigned.

   Medical Lab Tech Qualifications:

  • Certification by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) or equivalent certifying organization.
  • Completion of a 2-year program for Medical Laboratory Technician. 
  • The Laboratory professional must demonstrate ethical and moral attitudes and a commitment to
    maintain patient confidentiality. 
  • Must have computer program experience to be able to function in this position.
  • Minimum of one year of relevant medical practice experience.
  • Must hold a current and valid BLS certification by the American Heart Association.
  • Annual PPD.
  • COVID Vaccination or a religious/medical exemption is required to work in any VA facility. 

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.  

Medical Lab Technician - Sign On Bonus!!

Natchez, MS 39120
Full Time
Early Career (2+ yrs experience)
Associate
Bachelor's
Certification

Published on 09/30/2022

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