Medical Technologist PRN
Company: Person Memorial Hospital
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Person Memorial Hospital
Performs diagnostic testing on patient samples to aid physicians in
the diagnosis and/or monitoring of various disease states.
Follows standardized procedures and helps prepare samples for
Collects samples and analyze bodily fluids and substances for
abnormalities. Collects blood and study blood samples used in
Operates laboratory equipment in a high-quality, effective
Analyzes test results for accuracy, acceptability, and critical
limits, and reports/documents results per organizational
Performs automated tests using computerized instruments & automated
Performs manual tests based on detailed instructions from a
Runs tests and analyzes the results to be reported to the patient,
physician or registered nurse.
Performs Quality Assurance work to ensure accuracy of
Perform other duties as assigned by laboratory supervisors or
Perform phlebotomy procedures in accordance with established
laboratory policies and procedures.
Assist with all general clerical work such as QC, QA, and answering
phones, and looking up reports.
Maintain and troubleshoot laboratory equipment.\
Review, approve, and maintain all patient and QC results on a daily
Assist in developing and maintaining procedure manuals.
Accurately register client samples, results with comments, order
tests, cancel and add tests as required.
Works unsupervised and uses good judgment to make independent
decisions in any department assigned to.
Assist in maintaining adequate supplies in assigned
Assist in evaluating new laboratory equipment and problem
Assist in training new employees on laboratory policies and
Reports to: Laboratory Director
Minimum EducationBachelor's degree Required in Medical Technologist
or Clinical Lab Scientist Master's degree preferred Required
SkillsRequires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the
ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a
stressful environment and take appropriate action. Must have the
ability to verbally communicate well, must possess an appropriate
manner and conduct, with ability to get along well with people.
Hand-eye coordination to perform tasks such as keyboard skills,
invasive procedures, etc. Constantly required to concentrate on
fine details with constant interruption. Constantly required to
attend to a task/function for more than 60 minutes at a time.
Constantly required to understand and relate to specific ideas
generated several at a time. Constantly required to remember
task/assignment at beginning of a period of time extending several
days. Certifications:Basic Life Support (BLS) is required upon hire
or must be obtained during the first week of orientation. Licenses:
ASCP or comparable National certification required or must be
eligible within 6 months. BLS certification from approved American
Heart Association training center must be obtained upon hire.
Minimum Work ExperienceOne year experience in a clinical laboratory
as a technologist, hospital environment needed. For third shift, at
least three years of experience is preferred.
LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment
Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with
all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee
or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age,
religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender
identity, sexual orientation, veterans' status or any other basis
protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
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