Better Care for Patients in Crisis |
American Association for Emergency Psychiatry President Leslie Zun, M.D., talks about meeting psychiatric needs in the emergency department.
Burnout Among Hospitalists |
One cause of burnout among hospitalists is an ever-expanding list of responsibilities.
PVMC laboratory is a small, and fast paced laboratory, equipped with some of the newest instrumentation on the market. The laboratory operates 7 days a week and 24 hours a day. PVMC laboratory is one of the few hospitals in the metro area with a fast growing and competitive outreach program. Amongst the Quality and Patient Safety provided, PVMC laboratory provides a culture of family.
Medical Technologist position – varied work schedule, to include days, evenings and weekend rotation every other week. Also, must be available to cover one Summer Holiday and one Winter Holiday.
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.
Education: Required: B.S. or B.A. in Medical Technology, ASCP, HHS, NCA, AMT Registration or an equivalent required. Registry required with 6 months of hire.
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Inspired by our faith,
•We will be distinguished as the premier person-centered health system and trusted partner.
•We will share accountability with clinicians and other stakeholders to coordinate care across all settin...gs and improve access, quality, health outcomes, and affordability.
•We will grow as community-based health networks to serve more people in partnerships with others who share our vision and values.
Caring Spirit - We honor the sacred dignity of each person.
Excellence - We set and surpass high standards.
Good Humor - We create joyful and welcoming environments.
Integrity - We do the right thing with openness and pride.
Safety - We deliver care that seeks to eliminate all harm for patients and associates.
Stewardship - We are accountable for the resources entrusted to us.