The Medical Technologist Generalist (MT) utilizes education, experience and analytical judgment to provide the most accurate possible specimen assay results. The job duties includes examining and performing tests on various specimen types to provide patient management information to clinicians in the areas of Hematology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Transfusion Service and Specimen Processing. The technologist may be trained in all or selected areas dependent on laboratory needs. Laboratory and Corporate Compliance, as outlined by the OIG and HCFA, is an important aspect of our laboratory’s environment. Each employee is expected to be knowledgeable of, and behave in accordance with the Laboratory and Medical Center Compliance Plans. Patients served at Cook Children's Medical Center range in age from newborn through the adolescent period. Additionally, adults are occasionally served. Specific instructions appear in the procedure manuals.
Education & Experience
Have earned a bachelor's degree in a chemical, physical, biological, or clinical laboratory science or medical technology from an accredited institution, or completed the requirements for the AMT or HEW certification. At least one year of laboratory training or experience or both, in high complexity testing is preferred.
Licensure, Registration, and/or Certification
Must be MT (ASCP), MT (AMT), or MT (HEW), or equivalent registered or eligible.
This is a temporary, 22 week position with possible start/end dates below. The rate of pay is $33.
Internal Number: 51071-43524
About Cook Children's Health Care System
Cook Children's Health Care System embraces an inspiring Promise – to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, we’re proud of our long and rich tradition of serving our community.