Employment Status: AF - Active - Regular - Full Time
To perform and report various laboratory tests prescribed by physicians..
* Accurately performs routine to moderately complex diagnostic tests or procedures as assigned and reports results through appropriate channels. Completes, evaluates and records all appropriate quality controls and quality assurance markers. Activates troubleshooting procedures when necessary. Trains others to perform this responsibility when assigned. * Performs preventative/safety maintenance on equipment and maintains a safe, clean and efficient work environment. Takes initiative in problem solving equipment failures to the extent capable. Communicates unresolved issues to supervisor or designee. Complies with personal protective equipment (PPE) and other laboratory and hospital safety standards 100% of the time. Notifies supervisor of unsafe events. Responsibly controls and maintains inventory. Trains others to perform this responsibility when assigned. * Provides professional, courteous and calm customer service to both internal and external customers. Identifies appropriate resources and sources for re-directed inquiries. * Regularly reviews operational procedure manuals. Maintains individual annual technical competency assessments. Actively identifies and pursues learning needs. Actively participates in departmental and continuing education meetings. Successfully completes 12 units of approved continuing education activities during evaluation cycle.
Job Responsibilities (Continued)
Job Responsibilities (Continued)
Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations
Required Education and Experience
Required Education: Bachelors of/in Medical Technology or other science related field.
Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic
Preferred Licenses/certificates/registrations: M.T. (ASCP), (NCA), or related specialty certification.
Additional Technical Requirements
* Exhibits the ability to work with computer programs and computer controlled equipment. * Exhibits the ability to handle and interpret data, multitask, and maintains confidential material. * Exhibits good laboratory technique and safety practices. * Exhibits good communication, technical and organizational skills.
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Associated topics: lab, medical laboratory science, mls, mlt, molecular, sterile processing technician, technician i, technician iv, technologist, testing
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