Medical Technologist- Medical Oncology
Full Time, 80 Hours Per Pay Period, Day Shift (8:30am - 5:00pm, with occasional odd hours)
Position Summary:The Medical Technologist performs high complexity, routine and specialized clinical Lab tests for use in diagnosis and treatment of patients by physicians. The Medical Technologist is expected to use independent judgment to give the physician information to diagnose and treat illness. In addition, the MT is expected to consult with the physician about test results as needed.Responsible for CLIA regulations, proficiency testing and record keeping for 6 medical oncology laboratories. Perform routine audits of all TOG labs on a weekly, bimonthly or monthly basis. Training of new laboratory staff. Reviewing, updating and writing all new laboratory policies. Working in the lab performing phlebotomy and running specimens on an as needed basis. Must be willing to travel.
Minimum Education: None specified; however, must be sufficient to meet the standards for achievement of the below indicated license and/or certification as required by the issuing authority.
Minimum Experience: Six (6) months experience is desired, but not required.
Licensure Requirement: Current Tennessee State License as a Medical Technologist. Certification by ASCP or NCA is preferred. Employee must have a valid Tennessee driver's license Class D and state mandated minimum insurance coverage. Driving record must meet Covenant Health minimum standards at the date of hire and throughout employment tenure.