Laboratory Tech- Contingent- St. Mary Mercy Livonia

Trinity Health Corporation Livonia, MI
Department:

16301_19161 Specimen Processing - SM

Expected Weekly Hours:

Shift:

Day Shift

Position Purpose:

Job Description Details:

An Opportunity to Join our Remarkable Care as a Lab Tech in the Specimen Processing Department awaits YOU!!!!

St. Joseph Mercy Health System (SJMHS) is one of the nation's top healthcare service providers, spanning five counties in Southeastern Michigan. SJMHS represents more than 2,700 physicians and 14,000 nurses and staff, and includes 5 Hospitals, 5 Outpatient Health Centers, 8 Urgent Care Facilities and over 25 Specialty Centers. Saint Joseph Mercy Health System is part of Trinity Health, one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation, serving communities in 21 states with 86 hospitals, 128 continuing care facilities and home health and hospice programs.

St. Mary Mercy Hospital is a beautiful full-service, 304-bed acute care hospital, located in Livonia, MI, that provides comprehensive care, including a 24-hour emergency department, general medicine, inpatient and outpatient surgery, physical medicine and rehabilitation, intensive care unit, cancer, cardiology, geriatrics and birthing and women's health. Through several major expansions in the hospital, programs and services, St. Mary Mercy continues to offer the latest in quality health and medical services. St. Mary Mercy has received numerous awards recognizing excellence in clinical outcomes, patient safety, financial performance and efficiency.

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Performs phlebotomy following all department procedures and protocols. Assists Medical Technologist by performing routine duties in the clinical laboratory. Exercises efficient performance of clerical functions to include verifying doctor's requests, typing, and registrations. Collects proper specimens and delivers to appropriate department. May be assigned to a specific job assignment.

High School diploma or equivalent required one or two years of college preferred; 6 months to one year's experience in a laboratory setting preferred. Technical training in college or medically related technical program preferred. Effective communications experience. Knowledge of procedure for routine tests required. On-the-job training for all duties performed. Effectively communicates appropriate information to and from hospital staff and patients. Free from physical ailments or sensitivities that preclude working with chemicals, reagents, or materials used within the safety guidelines and policies of the department.

Why St. Joseph Mercy Health System?

* Competitive Salaries and Shift Differentials

* Rich Benefits package which include Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time off, Retirement Saving Plan with employer contribution option, Tuition Reimbursement, Life Insurance and Short/Long Term Disability.

* Opportunity for growth and advancement throughout Trinity Health in 21 different states!!

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs more than 120,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 21 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.