Platte Valley Medical Center is an excellent place to work with a proven success of hiring and retaining quality employees. In fact, the turnover rate among our associates is significantly lower than that of Denver metro area healthcare facilities. In 2015, Platte Valleyâ??s overall turnover rate was 13.2% compared to a Denver Metro area healthcare turnover rate of 24.3%.
A Culture of Excellence and Care
Platte Valley Medical Center is proud of our Planetree Designation which represents the highest level of evidence based achievement in patient/person-centered care. All associates at Platte Valley commit to the Platte Valley Behavior Standards that help to sustain our culture of excellence. Platte Valley is Brightonâ??s third largest employer with 750 staff and we recognize and value that one of our greatest strengths continues to derive from the friendships and alliances found throughout the Hospital.
The Medical Technologist (ASCP) is responsible for laboratory tests and examinations in several fields of clinical pathology.He/she works with moderate to minimal supervision and receives written requisitions from physicians for routine or special laboratory tests; obtains laboratory specimens such as urine, blood, and sputum from wards or directly from the patient; conducts accurate and reliable analyses of specimens; provides verbal and written reports; posts laboratory results; documents quality control; documents instrument maintenance for review by supervisor.He/she is also responsible for the fulfillment of education of current and/or new procedures as requested.May supervise and direct duties of Medical Laboratory Technicians and Clinical Pathology Assistants as required by Laboratory administration. Qualifications
Education:Required:B.S. or B.A. in Medical Technology, ASCP, HHS, NCA, AMTRegistration or an equivalent required.Registry required with 6 months of hire.
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that operates eight hospitals, four safety net clinics, one children’s mental health center and more than 190 ambulatory service centers in three states – Colorado, Kansas and Montana. The health system includes 15,000 full-time associates and more than 500 employed providers.