The Medical Technologist/Medical Lab Technician performs and demonstrates proficiency and understanding in one or more areas of the clinical laboratory, assists in instructing other personnel as assigned, and performs with a perceptive depth of clinical laboratory tests and procedures which require the exercise of independent judgment and responsibility. To assure that the highest degree of quality patient care is maintained at all times.
Hours: 6:00p-6:30a 3xweek
Performs chemical, bacteriological, serological and microscopic procedures in one or more laboratory sections.
Maintains records of performance, patient results, and quality control as defined in the laboratory's general and sectional policy and procedure manuals.
Maintains equipment in accordance with defined policies and procedures, and records preventive and remedial maintenance of equipment.
Participates in quality assurance and quality improvement projects in the laboratory.
May participate in research and development of new procedures and changes to existing procedures.
May participate in cost analysis of existing and prospective test procedures.
Registry eligible required
MT/MLS Certification (ASCP or AMT) preferred.