The Medical Technologist is responsible for the analysis of laboratory specimens and subsequent result reporting according to laboratory protocol and procedures. This position performs requested clinical procedures on body fluids and clinical procedures related to patient care; performs quality control maintenance and trouble shooting on laboratory instruments, performs clerical work in the absence of a technical assistant and assist the manager in any capacity requested. He/She does an inventory assessment and order supplies as needed. This person performs tracking for specimens coming to the laboratory and helps with the send outs to reference laboratories and receive and approve same results.
B.S. in Medical Technology (Clinical Laboratory Science) or equivalent that would qualify for Florida State Technologist license
Current Florida state license as a Medical Technologist
Internal Number: 2018-9650
About Baptist Health Care
Baptist Health Care is a community-owned, not-for-profit health care organization committed to improving the quality of life for people and communities in Northwest Florida and South Alabama. The organization is a proud a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. A 2003 Malcolm Baldrige recipient, Baptist continuously strives to be a national leader in quality and service. Baptist Health Care includes three hospitals, all of which guarantee private rooms to promote better rest, limit noise and provide privacy for patients and their visitors. Additionally, the organization has four medical parks, Andrews Institute for Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine, Footer link to Lakeview Center and Footer link to Baptist Medical Group and Cardiology Consultants. With more than 6,500 employees and employed physicians, Baptist Health Care is the largest non-governmental employer in northwest Florida.