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Medical Technologist - Laboratory - Full-Time

Date Posted
September 9, 2021
Type
Full Time
More Information
www.boonehospital.com

Job Details

Department:   Laboratory

Position Description:   MLT/MLS

Status:   Full-Time

Shift:   Days/Evenings

Shift Time Schedule:   Hours flexible with coverage until 6:30 p.m.  Can be 4 - 10 hour days (8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.) or 5 - 8 hour days (10:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.)

Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.; varied Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Days:   Monday through Friday

Requirements

Education:   Bachelor's Degree Medical Technology or in Chemistry, Biology or related field with one clinical internship in a National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS) accredited Clinical Laboratory Science program or approved alternate career path as designated in the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 (CLIA '88)

Experience:   Tech experience preferred

Position Summary:   Performs tests and procedures in assigned section(s) of the laboratory, including those which require exercise of independent and professional judgement and responsibility with minimum supervision.  Independently performs qualitative and quantitative tests, following established guidelines and predetermined criteria to provide information used in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of disease.  Identifies problems that may adversely affect test performance and/or results and uses knowledge, critical thinking skills and judgment to troubleshoot and resolve.  

Job Duties:   The following is a summary of job duties; a complete list is available in the job description, which is available upon request.

  • Performs qualitative and quantitative analysis for waived, moderately and highly complex testing on biological laboratory specimens utilized for the diagnosis and treatment of disease as appropriate for patient age to include neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric adult.

  • Follows established departmental policies, procedures and standard work.

  • Follows safe work practices.

  • Complies with the requirements of laboratory regulatory and accrediting agencies.

  • Recognizes deviation from expected results while analyzing and correcting problems using scientific principles.

  • Provides information to health care providers regarding test methodology and interpretation.

  • Analyzes quality control data/material, makes judgment concerning the results and takes appropriate action to maintain test accuracy and precision.

  • Performs calibration, preventive maintenance and basic troubleshooting of instrumentation and equipment.

  • Works independently while organizing work to meet established deadlines. Will seek technical direction from medical technologist, department director and/or medical director with specific procedural or instrumentation problems.

  • Assists with new instrument or procedure implementation and training.

  • Maintains inventory and orders supplies as needed.

 

Contact Information

Please submit application and resume on website at www.boonehospital.com

Questions should be submitted to Human Resources at hr@bchmail.org

Boone County Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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