Penn State Health Hampden Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Penn State Health Hampden Medical Center will bring acute inpatient medical services to communities in Cumberland, Perry, and York counties. The facility, set to open in Fall of 2021 will feature 108 private inpatient beds and an attached outpatient medical office building. This is a unique opportunity to be part of opening a new hospital with a highly collaborative and team-oriented culture.
**$5,000 Sign-on bonus offered to new hires**
Medical Lab Scientists at Hampden Medical Center perform and report various analyses from multiple specimen sources. Individuals will perform duties to provide the highest level of patient care and maximize patient satisfaction, and meet the qualifications to provide care for patients in the specific age range on their assigned clinical area.
Technologists at Hampden will serve as laboratory generalists rotating to Chemistry, Hematology, Urinalysis, Coagulation, Blood Bank, and limited Microbiology and Virology.
Duties include specimen handling, identification, and suitability, as well as performing and recording instrument maintenance and quality control. Technologists will navigate laboratory and hospital computer systems and assist in the training and orientation of new employees.
Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology required OR
Three years of college and completion of one year CAHEA accredited school of medical technology required OR
Bachelor of Science in chemistry, biological or physical sciences plus one year of experience/training in the specialty/subspecialty in which the tests are performed required OR
Three years of accredited college course work and completion date in compliance with Pennsylvania clinical laboratory regulation required OR
Performed duties of a medical technologist prior to June 14, 1974, and with continuous (full- or part-time) pertinent, clinically related laboratory employment since that date required, or passed proficiency exam given by the HHS (formerly HEW) with designation as a clinical laboratory technologist required.
Penn State Health Offers an exceptional benefit package including but not limited to:
· Generous Paid Time Off and Personal Time
· Medical Benefits (No waiting period)
· Dental and Vision Benefits
· Matching 401K retirement plan
· Tuition assistance
ABOUT CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA:
We are proud to possess a vibrant urban area surrounded by small town rural communities which affords exceptional cultural opportunities including the Harrisburg Symphony, Allenberry Resort & Playhouse and The Chambersburg Community Theater, museums, Jubilee Day (oldest 1 day street fair on the east coast), farmer’s markets and some of the finest dining in the region. For the outdoors enthusiast, we have ample opportunities for hiking, biking, rowing, skiing, and hunting. For sports lovers, we are home to the American Hockey League’s Hershey Bears, the Washington Nationals AA Baseball’s Harrisburg Senators, and the Williams Grove Speedway. South Central Pennsylvania is an exceptional combination of rural, suburban, and city living is within a 2-hour drive to weekend destinations such as the Poconos’s, Philadelphia, Washington DC, Annapolis, and Baltimore, and only a 3-hour drive from New York City, Pittsburgh, and the eastern shore.
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