Lab Technologist

Company

Englehart and District Hospital

The Englehart & District Hospital is a 30 bed acute care hospital that employs approximately 100 employees. Patients on the In Patient area are cared for by Hospitalist Physicians as part of a Hospitalist Program. This consists of 3 Family Practice Physicians and Locum Physicians. The Emergency department is a 24/7 service with a physician available in the Emergency department 24/7. Englehart Hospital offers services that include Virtual Critical Care, Diagnostic Imaging, Laboratory Services, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Hospice Palliative Care and Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN) to both our in-patients and out-patients.

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Lab Technologist PDF

Location

Englehart

Duties

• Be responsible for the day-to-day monitoring of Point of Care testing program across the hospital
• Validations of reagents and analyzers
• Quality Control Review and corrective action
• Liaise with departments and professionals performing point of care testing including but not limited to nursing and physicians
• Assist in developing, maintaining, and reporting on a QA program for all point of care testing at the Englehart and District Hospital
• Operating maintaining and troubleshooting all equipment
• Training/retraining and competency assessment of staff
• Non-conformance reporting, root cause analysis, risk assessment
• Participate in the draft of new procedures and procedural updates as a Member of Timmins Cluster Laboratory Services Partnership POCT Document Review Team

Requirements

• Current registration with the College of Medical Laboratory Technologist of Ontario (CMLTO)
• Preference will be given to candidates with a minimum of two (2) years of experience with point of care testing
• Knowledge of IQMH’s Laboratory Accreditation requirements and Accreditation Canada Standards, hospital policies, standards of practice, and relevant regulations and legislation
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint, and Meditech will be considered an asset
• Ability to communicate in English and French will be considered an asset
• Other duties as assigned

Start Date

2020-08-04

Hours

15 hours per week

Salary

$33.25 per hour

Contact

Name

Jessica Parkman

Display Name

Jessica Parkman

Title

Human Resources Assistant

Address

61 Fifth Street, Box 69, Englehart, ON. P0J 1H0

Telephone

705-544-2301

Email

jparkman@kdhospital.com

Website

Englehart and District Hospital

Display Date

2020-07-01

Expiry Date

2020-07-31