Hawaii Pacific Health Coordinator, Point of Care Testing - Respiratory Therapy in Honolulu, Hawaii

Job Description

Founded in 1921, Straub Medical Center includes a 159-bed hospital in Honolulu, a network of neighborhood clinics and a visiting specialist program that reaches throughout the state of Hawai'i. With over 200 physicians who are leaders in their fields, Straub provides its patients with diagnoses and treatments for more than 32 different medical specialties, including bone and joint, heart, cancer, endocrinology/diabetes, family medicine, gastroenterology, geriatric medicine, internal medicine, vascular and urology. Straub is home to the Pacific Region’s only multidisciplinary burn treatment center. The hospital consistently brings new technologies and innovative medical practices to Hawai'i, such as minimally invasive cardiac surgery and total joint replacement.

The Respiratory Therapy team partners with health care professionals across the continuum of care to provide quality therapeutic and diagnostic respiratory care for our patients with acute or chronic cardiopulmonary disorders. Our certified respiratory therapists are specialized in both cardiac and pulmonary nursing and medicine, and work with patients to improve lung function through exercises, special medications and the use of oxygen equipment. This experienced team incorporates evidence-based practice and state-of-the-art technologies in their practice to improve patient experience while at our hospitals and clinics.

If you have a great sense of quality control and meticulous testing protocol, you could be our next Point of Care Testing Coordinator with Respiratory Therapy at Straub. You will be responsible for developing a quality control and quality assurance program in clinical pathology for all ancillary laboratories that perform testing outside the Pathology Department, in compliance with accrediting and regulatory agencies. We are looking for someone who pays strong attention to detail and shares our commitment to delivering the highest quality health care to Hawai‘i’s people.

Location: Straub Medical Center, Honolulu, HI

Work Schedule: Day - 8 Hours

Work Type: Full Time Regular

FTE: 1.000000

Bargaining Unit: Non-Bargaining

Exempt: No

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology, Chemistry, Biology, or related field and/or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Certified Medical Technologist (MT) by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP). Five (5) years medical technologist or related experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Point of Care Testing Evaluator (POCTE) Qualification from the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP).

EOE/AA/Disabled/Vets

Position Coordinator, Point of Care Testing - Respiratory Therapy

Category Medical Technologist

Employment Type Employee

Location Straub Medical Center, Honolulu, HI

Req ID 11511