Community Health Systems Medical Technologist Lead-Blood Bank-FT-Day Shifts in Canton, Mississippi


The Medical Technologist is responsible for performing diagnostic quality routine and specialized moderate and high complexity laboratory tests according to pre-established guidelines. Schedules and observes time-management techniques according to departmental productivity and efficiency standards while observing a quality patient care experience. Performs instrument function checks and preventative maintenance procedures and maintains records and statistical data according to regulatory requirements. The Lead provides leadership to the department/shift of a designated area. Uses the established principles of delegation and supervision to direct the activities of all licensed and non-licensed care givers and support staff in the delivery of patient care during their assigned shift. The Lead also assumes Laboratory Testing responsibilities and patient care during their shift.


Bachelor's degree in medical technology or laboratory science or alternative qualification through a CLIA recognized experience and examination program.

Three (3) years of Medical Laboratory experience is required.

Registered or eligible for registration as a Medical Technologist, MT(ASCP), MT(AMT), HEW or CLT(NCA) is required. BLS certification is preferred.

Job: Blood Bank

Organization: Merit Health Madison

Location: MS-Canton

Requisition ID: 1739735