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Northside Hospital Athens, GA

Company
Northside Hospital
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
77623
Location
Athens, GA
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Associates Degree
AJE Ref #
579541012

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Position Description
POSITION DESCRIPTION
Performs and interprets laboratory tests in the Clinical Laboratory for the diagnosis and care of neonate, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients. Position Requirements
POSITION REQUIREMENTS
Required: B.S. or B.A. degree in science plus successful completion of a formal technologist training program, program, OR B.S. or B.A. degree in science with appropriate credits in chemistry, biology, and mathematics, plus at least one (1) year experience in a clinical laboratory, OR Completion of three (3) years academic study (minimum of one hundred thirty five (135) quarter hours or equivalent) with a total of twenty four (24) quarter hours of chemistry, twenty four (24) quarter hours of biological science, and five (5) quarter hours in math.

During these three (3) years (one hundred thirty five (135) quarter hours), thirty (30) quarter hours must be at the junior year level or above, and consist of at least fifteen (15) quarter hours of related science work. Must also have two (2) years experience in a clinical laboratory performing technical duties, OR Must meet the requirements of a Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT), have three (3) years MLT experience in a clinical laboratory performing technical duties, including one (1) full year at Northside Hospital., plus have an AS degree in MLT or applied science, and have passed or be eligible to take the AAB (American Association of Bioanalysts) exam. Passing this exam will enable the employee to be a state recognized 5b1 MT. The employee must also demonstrate skills as described in promotion path guidelines (job specific standards).Have state recognized certification as a Medical Technologist; or be eligible. Must receive certification within 12 months of hire if hired as eligible.

Applicants must demonstrate skills as described in the promotion path guidelines.Ability to implement and perform clinical laboratory procedures according to proper standards and regulations.

Preferred: Computer keyboard and information system experience. Patient specimen collection experience and patient relations training.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Yes

WORK HOURS: 8:30a-5p

WEEKEND REQUIREMENTS: No

ON-CALL REQUIREMENTS: No

WANT THE INSIDE STORY*
Our team members report that our state-of-the-art environment, work/life balance, reputation as a leader both locally and nationally, continuing education offerings, growth opportunities, and pay/benefits/pension plan are why they chose and chose to stay with Northside Hospital.
Contact us today to learn more about careers at Northside.
Side by side, there s nothing we can t achieve! Service Area Overview
SERVICE AREA OVERVIEW
Extraordinary cancer care

Discovering what s possible at The Northside Hospital Cancer Institute it s something our patients do every day. When cancer is what they re up against, finding the right team to counsel, support, treat, and monitor them is everything. When patients choose Northside, they are connecting with one of the largest and most respected providers of comprehensive cancer services in the Southeast.

Our program has received an Outstanding Achievement Award as a fully accredited
Comprehensive Community Hospital Cancer Program by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.
Specialty areas include: BMT; Women s; Prostate; and Research.
The Northside Hospital Cancer Institute combines the latest in technology, research with compassionate, patient-centered care.

For patients and families focused on cancer, our level of clinical excellence on par with academic-
based programs is impressive and important. But often, what people talk about most is our team, the warm, attentive care that they provide, and how personally they take it when our neighbors are affected by cancer.

Do you have the dedication and empathy to contribute to our team*
Then find your extraordinary side with us today!

As part of Northside Hospital, we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support work/life
balance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information on
rewarding cancer care careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 25
Places to Work in the US, contact us today. Facility Overview
FACILITY OVERVIEW
Northside Hospital

Discover what s possible.
See what s inside.

Discovering what s possible at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia it s something our patients and team members do every day. Our reputation as one of Georgia s fastest growing healthcare institutions and our state-of-the-art, award-winning work environment are well-known. But what resonates most
with our people is the way we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support real work/life balance, and how close they feel to their co-workers.

Our 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service hospital does more than serve our community. We re a market leader in Women s Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery, and Cancer Care.
Proud to have been voted Atlanta s Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs by
consumers for more than 16 years. We are pleased to offer our people great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.

We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.

Ready to make a difference and a better living*
Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital today.