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Medical Technologist - 893234

Wallingford, CT 06492
  • Job Code
    893234
  • Jobs Rated
    57th

Do you"have compassion and a passion to help others? Transforming healthcare and"millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the"passion you bring to achieve your life's"best work.(sm)


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ProHealth"Physicians, part of OptumCare

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If you want to get way ahead in your career, it makes"sense to be with an organization that's way ahead of the curve. Formed in 1997,"ProHealth Physicians has grown to become Connecticut's leading primary care"physician organization. With over 90 locations throughout the state of"Connecticut, our family of primary care doctors and specialists care for more"than 360,000 people statewide. In fact, ProHealth serves every county and"provides roughly ten percent of the primary care delivered to patients in the state."We're leaders in thinking and in serving our communities. For instance, we're a C.M.S. approved"Accountable Care Organization (ACO), covering over 30,000 Medicare patients"associated with our community-based primary care providers. We're also nationally"recognized as a NCQA Level III Medical Home. That kind of progressive"leadership makes us perfect fit for OptumCare and UnitedHealth Group's"expanding family of providers. This is a place where you can stay way ahead as"you do your life's best work.(sm)

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The"Medical Technologist will be responsible for performing routine testing for use"in the treatment and diagnosis of disease using standard techniques and"laboratory instrumentation. Interpret"and verify patient results. Monitor"laboratory instrumentation utilizing calibration standards and quality controls"and recording these in the Orchard LIS.


This"is a full-time position, 9:00 am - 5:30 pm Monday- Friday with rotating weekends.


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Primary"Responsibilities:

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  • Responsible for the"upkeep, maintenance, calibration, and performance of all laboratory"instrumentation and equipment
  • Follows established"procedures for specimen testing, including accurate record keeping
  • Enters and verifies"patient test results into Orchard
  • Maintains accurate"Quality Control records, ensuring that control parameters fall within"acceptable ranges when they are run and before the release of patient results
  • Recognizes trends"and patterns in control and patient results and brings this information to the"attention of a supervisor for appropriate action
  • Maintains work area"in clean and organized manner, according to OSHA standards. Disposes of contaminated materials and"maintains appropriate logs
  • Inventories supplies"and reagents. Places supply needs on"board as needed so Supervisor can order
  • Assumes"responsibility for self-improvement, in collaboration with supervisor, by"identifying and seeking resources to meet own learning needs
  • Remains current with"professional material for continuing education purposes
  • Follows HIPAA"regulations
  • Maintains effective,"positive customer service relationships by responding to customer needs in a"polite and timely manner
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You'll be rewarded and recognized for your"performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear"direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide"development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:
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  • Medical"technologist (ASCP) or equivalent
  • Employees are"required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app,"Interactive VoiceResponse (i.e.,"entering your symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group"approved symptom screener prior to entering the work site each day, in order to"keep our work sites safe. Employees must"comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a"UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas"where physical distancing cannot be attained
  • You"will be asked to perform this role in an office setting or other company"location
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Preferred"Qualifications:

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  • Generalist"experience a plus
  • Microbiology"experience a plus.
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Careers"with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant"objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to"how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or"guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions,"our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve."Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together"some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to"go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high"performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum,"incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your"life's best work.(sm)

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Diversity creates a healthier"atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative"Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for"employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin,"protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender"identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other"characteristic protected by law.

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UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free"workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning"employment.

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Posted: 2020-10-21 Expires: 2020-12-25

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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