Medical Technologist III

Employer
MedStar Health
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jun 01, 2018
Closes
Jun 15, 2018
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
General Summary of Position: Performs routine and specialized assays and provides technical advice and information in one or more of several clinical laboratory scientific specialties to provide data for use in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases. Analyzes body fluids, cells and products to identify abnormal and critical disorders associated with disease processes. Serves as a knowledge expert and technical consultant in the specialty area(s). Education: A Bachelors, Masters, or PhD degree in Chemical, Physical, Biological, Clinical Laboratory Science, or a related field; or a MD degree is required. However, these degree requirements are waived for high school (or equivalent) graduates who have successfully completed an official military training of at least 50 weeks duration, and who have held the military enlisted occupational specialty of Medical Laboratory Specialist (Laboratory Technician). Experience: One year of clinical laboratory training and/or experience. Certification/Registration/Licensure: MT (ASCP) certification or equivalent certification (ie AMT), or ASCP Specialist certification in the designated specialty is required. However, the certification requirement is waived for applicants with minimum of five years experience in designated specialty or for applicants with MD degree or a Masters or PhD in the designated field. About MedStar HealthMedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, DC, region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.

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