Demonstrates a superior level of technical proficiency and problem-solving ability in such areas as testing for blood group antigens, compatibility and complex antibody identification; investigating abnormalities, such as hemolytic disease of the newborn, hemolytic anemias and adverse responses to transfusion; supporting physicians in transfusion therapy for patients with coagulopathies; and providing compatibility testing and antibody titration studies for potential donor/recipients of progenitor cells, bone marrow and solid organ transplants. The incumbent will perform serologic testing, component preparation and issue, computer documentation of work, quality control and preventive maintenance of equipment.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
Minimum Pay Rate - Hourly: $25.48
Midpoint Pay Rate - Hourly: $35.54
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Medical Technologist I Blood Bank
Shift/Days: Nights, Variable
Posted FTE: 1.00 = 40 Hours
As you would expect from an organization this size, our core benefits include medical insurance and prescription drug plans, short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, generous paid time off, 10 paid holidays per year and an employee assistance plan. Voluntary benefits include tuition reimbursement, dependent care and health care reimbursement accounts, dental insurance, vision plan and more. Retirement benefits include a 403(b) plan.
UF Health Shands is recognized as Florida’s premier hospital system, thanks to our commitment to quality clinical care that yields outstanding outcomes and continually earns us national recognition. It is our privilege to offer distinguished, patient-centered care and build upon our role as the state’s premier provider of medical expertise and specialties.
UF Health ranks 53rd on the 2021 Forbes list of Florida’s 100 best workplaces and ranks 31st on their list of best workplaces in the nation for women. UF Health Shands Hospital was included in Indeed’s list of the “2019 Top-Rated Workplaces” for hospitals, which recognizes the 25 “Best Hospitals” in the U.S. We are number 20.
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