Medical Lab Technician, Float - 20 S. Park *Sign-On Bonus* (9561) at University of Wisconsin Medical Foundation in Madison, Wisconsin

Posted in Health Care 3 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

Join our lab at the #1 hospital in Wisconsin!

We are seeking a Medical Lab Technician, Float to:


  • Perform and verify patient testing, proficiency testing and QC. Troubleshoot when necessary.

  • Demonstrate decision-making skills, ability to work independently, and the ability to take on teaching/training responsibilities as needed.

  • Perform phlebotomy, process specimens for testing/transport, provide patient instructions and answer provider questions as needed.

Education:

Minimum - Associate degree in laboratory science or medical laboratory technology or education and training equivalent to an associate degree to include 60 semester hours including either:


  • 24 semester hours of medical laboratory technology courses or

  • 24 semester hours of science courses

Preferred - Associate degree in Medical Laboratory Technology OR Bachelor’s degree in medical technology, clinical laboratory science, or chemical, physical, or biological science.

Work Experience:

Preferred - One (1) year experience as Medical Laboratory Technician or relevant laboratory experience.

Licenses and Certifications:

Preferred – Certification Medical Laboratory Technician by the board of American Society of Clinical Pathologists or similar agency.

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:


  • Ability to demonstrate the following skills: organizational, written and verbal communication, attention to detail, analytical and problem-solving

  • Computer and information systems skills/abilities.

  • Knowledge of quality control and quality assurance principles.

  • Ability to demonstrate competence and work independently in all essential laboratory procedures at a level sufficient to perform satisfactorily without supervision

  • Demonstrate the ability to work under stress in a variety of situations.

  • Ability to demonstrate good patient relations, as demonstrated by positive patient interactions, professional attitude, and appearance.

Physical Requirements:

Light: Ability to lift up to 20 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 pounds.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day.​  Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, women, and LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities are strongly encouraged. EOE, including disability/vets.

Work Schedule:

This is a full-time, 40 hours per week position scheduled to work Monday through Friday between 7:45 am to 5:30 pm. Occasional evening shifts are required. Hours may vary based on the needs of the department.

Sign-On Bonus: This position is eligible for up to a $2,000 sign-on bonus (pro-rated on FTE/Hours).

UW Health Clinics - our physicians and staff are dedicated to providing an exceptional patient and family experience by delivering the highest quality of care in a compassionate environment. With more than 80 primary and specialty care clinics located throughout Dane County and the surrounding areas, we are proud to have the opportunity to impact the communities we serve.

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