Texas Oncology is looking for a Med Tech. to join our team! This position will support TheTexas Oncology Cedar Park location. Texas Oncology is the largest community oncology provider in the country and has approximately 600+ providers in 220+ sites across Texas and southeastern Oklahoma. Our founders pioneered community-based cancer care because they believed in making the best available cancer care accessible to all communities, allowing people to fight cancer at home with the critical support of family and friends nearby. Our mission is still the same today—at Texas Oncology, we use leading-edge technology and research to deliver high-quality, high-touch, evidence-based cancer care to help our patients achieve “More breakthroughs. More victories.” ® in their fight against cancer. Today, Texas Oncology treats half of all Texans diagnosed with cancer on an annual basis.
Why work for us? One reason to join our team is because we offer our employees a competitive benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short-term and Long-term disability coverage, a 401k plan that comes with a company match, a Wellness program that rewards you practicing a healthy lifestyle, and lots of other great perks such as Tuition Reimbursement, an Employee Assistance program and discounts on some of your favorite retailers. The ideal candidate for the position will have the following background and experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in medical Lab Technology or Laboratory Science
Must have valid ASCP certification
Must be able to draw blood
Must be comfortable with manual differential testing
What does the position do? The Medical Technologist is responsible for accurately performing specimen analysis, instrument maintenance, and quality control procedures including moderate and high complexity laboratory tests. Initiates and follows quality assurance and safety policies and procedures. Performs specimen collection and assists with patient flow as needed.
The essential duties and responsibilities:
Follows laboratory's procedures for specimen handling and processing test analysis, reporting and maintain records of patient results.
Performs specimen analysis of all Chemistry, Hematology and Immunology specimens
Maintains and operates all laboratory equipment, performs daily weekly and monthly instrument maintenance as indicated
Adheres to the laboratory’s quality control policies and documents all QC activities, instrument and procedural calibrations, and instrument maintenance. Records proper lot numbers of all controls, calibrators, and reagents
Participates in proficiency testing by performing sample analysis and reporting results at least once a year
Prepares peripheral blood smear and completely performs complete WBC differential on normal and abnormal smears
Performs microscopic examination of urinary sediment.
Texas Oncology is part of the US Oncology Network and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Category: Clinical Post to: *M
The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All 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.