Medical Technologist (CLS) ---Microbiology.
OverviewFounded in 1955, Dignity Health - Northridge Hospital Medical Center is a 394-bed, acute care, nonprofit community hospital located in Northridge, California. The hospital offers a full complement of award winning services, including the Leavey Cancer Center, a cardiovascular center, stroke center, the Center for Assault Treatment Services, a pediatric medical center, and the only pediatric trauma center in the San Fernando Valley. As a leading provider of compassionate, high-quality and affordable patient-centered care, we share a rich legacy with Dignity Health, one of the nation's five largest health care systems. We are part of a 21-state network of nearly 9,000 physicians, 62,000 employees and more than 400 care centers. Visit dignityhealth.org/northridgehospital for more information.ResponsibilitiesMEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST - CLINICAL LABORATORYNorthridge Hospital Medical Center All employees are expected to perform their duties in alignment with the vision and values of the organization. The MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST is responsible for a variety of tasks that lead to a high level of customer satisfaction in the most cost-effective manner with respect and dignity . Under the direction of the Laboratory Director, Director of Laboratory Services, Laboratory Supervisor and Laboratory Medical Staff, a clinical laboratory scientist is assigned the responsibilities for moderate and high complexity testing as determined by competency assessment according to 42 CFR 493.1425 and 42 CFR 493.1495 of analyzing the sample by standard procedures collected from a patient, upon the request of a physician; recording and transmitting results to the physician initiating the request by standard means of communication in the laboratory and being proficient in the laboratory section(s). The clinical laboratory scientist may perform in a lead role as determined by competency assessment for high complexity testing according to 42 CFR 493....