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Med Tech/MLT PRN Resource Pool (req num: 9893)

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Med Tech/MLT PRN Resource Pool (req num: 9893) Lab STPH Covington, LA
- Per Diem
- As Needed - PRN
Summary of the Job:
Receives and prepares specimens according to standard protocol and procedures. Performs a variety of moderate and high complexity clinical laboratory procedures according to section requirements and protocols. Performs quality control procedures required for test performance. Calibrates, maintains and monitors laboratory equipment. Works under general supervision, exercising independent judgment and decision making. Maintains confidentiality of patient related information. Complies with organization's C.A.R.E.S. standards.
Minimum Qualifications: National Board Certification as Medical Technologist (MT) or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT). Current or Temporary Louisiana License as Clinical Laboratory Scientist-Generalist (CLS-G) or Clinical Laboratory Scientist-Technician (CLS-T).

Physical Demands:
Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of time. Lifting at least 50 pounds is required. Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise.
Physical Effort required: Constant (67%-100%) – handling/feeling, talking, hearing, seeing
Frequently (34%-66%) - reaching
Occasionally (1%-33%) - lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, balancing, stooping, crouching
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Seeking Med Techs and/or MLTs interested in providing coverage for the LAB on a PRN basis. Experience requirements along with shift requirements are listed below.
Tier I: Med Techs and/or MLTs hired into Tier I will possess the skills needed to provide supplemental staffing to the Core Lab, or Micro, or the Blood Bank.
Med Tech RATE:
New Grads or MTs with Med Techs with > or = 3 years of acute hospital experience = $29.00/hour + Shift Diffs*

MLT RATE:
New Grads or MLTs with MLTs with > or = 3 years of acute hospital experience = $21.00/hour + Shift Diffs*

SHIFT REQUIREMENTS:
Must be available to work a minimum of 4 shifts a month. Must also meet weekend and holiday rotation requirements.

Tier II: Med Techs or MLTs hired into Tier II will possess the skills needed to provide supplemental staffing to the Core Lab and Blood Bank. Must have a minimum of 3 years of applicable acute hospital experience.

Med Tech RATE: $29.00/hour + $5 Tier Diff + Shift Diffs*
MLT RATE: $21.00/hour +$5 Tier Diff + Shift Diffs*
SHIFT REQUIREMENTS: Must be available to work a minimum of 6 shifts a month; with 3 (50%) of those shifts being Evening or Night shifts. Must also meet weekend and holiday rotation requirements.

*SHIFT DIFFS: Med Techs = $4.00 evenings/$6.00 nights/$5.00 weekends.

*SHIFT DIFFS: Medical Lab Techs = $3.50 evenings/$5.00 nights/$5.00 weekends.
St. Tammany Parish Hospital is a full-service acute care facility committed to providing world-class healthcare while using the latest technology. We are the second-largest employer in the parish and have been delivering quality healthcare since 1954. St. Tammany Parish Hospital partnered with Ochsner Health System in 2014 and together we are focused on increasing local access to care, improving quality and reducing the cost of healthcare for area patients.

Contact : Jennifer Randazzo
Email : jrandazzo@stph.org
Tel : 985-898-4540
Fax : 985-898-4360
Address : Jennifer Randazzo 1202 S. Tyler Street, Covington LA