Medical Technologist - Laboratory - Full-Time
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Position Description: MLT/MLS
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
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.
Please submit application and resume on website at www.boonehospital.com
Questions should be submitted to Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org
Boone County Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer