Medical Technologist/MLS - Blood Bank
Medical Technologist Job in Medford, OR
Additional Position Details:
This will be a Full Time, Blood Bank/Hematology position with every other weekend rotation and 10-hour shifts.
This role requires working 1-2 shifts (out of the 8 shifts per pay period) for the Heart Tech assignments. These Heart Tech days will include being on-call from the time the shift ends - until the next morning. Example: Regular shift of 0530-1600 - means being on-call from 1600-0530.
Based on qualifications and years of relevant experience. Plus, you will earn extra shift differentials for swing, night, and weekend hours:
$1.96 extra for working between 3:00pm - 11:00pm
$4.25 extra for working between 11:01pm and 7:00am
$1.82 extra for working weekends
Medical Laboratory Scientist Opportunity in Beautiful Southern Oregon!
External candidates may be eligible for a Recruitment Bonus and/or Relocation Assistance!
This position is also eligible for an employee referral bonus, payable only to our current employees. Please click HERE to find out more details!
Asante is more than a great hospital system in an amazing location. We are a community of passionate providers and service-focused caregivers who collaborate to deliver amazing patient outcomes; a place where titles don't matter as much as your creativity, drive, and passion. Our culture, values and people create an environment of sustained medical excellence.
Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center (ARRMC
), located in Medford, Oregon, is a 378-bed regional referral and trauma center featuring the latest medical technology and clinical expertise. The hospital team delivers nationally recognized heart and stroke care, orthopedic services, cancer care, and diabetes care, as well as a comprehensive range of key services including neurology and neurosurgery, bariatric surgery, rehabilitation services, hospice services, and the region's only neonatal intensive care unit.
The Laboratory at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center conducts over two million billed tests per year, a major factor in our designation as a 100 Top Cardiovascular Hospital. Our staff of skilled professionals (including nine Pathologists) covers a full range of specialties, including Chemistry, Special Chemistry, Hematology, Blood Bank, Cytology, Microbiology, Molecular, and Histology. Our lab is also a Red Cross Depot Center and offers an extensive esoteric menu through Special Chemistry.
The lab features the following equipment: Total Lab Automation (one of the first sites in the state to offer this feature), Epic Beaker LIS, Power Express Automation line, AU5800, DXI, DXH 900, Cellavision, Iriscell,Top 750, Bactec, and Cobas Molecular Platform.
In addition to supporting our nationally recognized cardiovascular program, our labs support a wide range of clinical specialties, including oncology, a neonatal intensive care unit, three general intensive care units, and trauma care. In addition to being CAP accredited, our laboratory is also AABB certified.
Bachelor's degree in Laboratory Sciences or related field, or equivalent in education, experience and certification is required
Blood bank experience required - with 3+ years being
One of the following is required:
MLS: Medical Laboratory Scientist (ASCP), or
Equivalent certification (AMT, NCA or military), or
Eligible for MLS and obtain within 6 months of hire
Unit Specific for ARRMC Lab department ONLY:
A specialty certification from the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) may be considered in lieu of Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) certification.
What We Offer
Competitive starting wage
Comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, and wellness
Excellent retirement package with up to 6% employer contribution
Generous Earned Time Off
Tuition reimbursement after one year of service
About Asante and Southern Oregon
Asante is a local, community owned and governed, not-for-profit organization that provides comprehensive health care services to more than 550,000 people in a nine-county area of Southern Oregon and Northern California. It includes Asante Ashland Community Hospital in Ashland, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in Medford, Asante Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass, Asante Physician Partners throughout the Rogue Valley, and additional health care partnerships. Virtually all medical specialties and services are represented within an organization dedicated to providing exceptional care. With over 5,000 employees, Asante's entities offer outstanding opportunities for career advancement and professional growth. At Asante your work positively impacts your family, friends, neighbors and the community. Experience the difference in how you work, how you live and how you connect.
At Asante we are defined by our values - traits that guide us as we serve patients and the community:
Excellence - Respect - Honesty - Service - Teamwork
Asante is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.