Position Description: Medical Technologist or Medical Technician
Status/Schedule: Full Time
Posting Date: 07/16/2019
- Education: Bachelor of Science preferred or minimum of Associate of Applied Science. MT/MLS or MLT/CLT certification preferred.
- Experience: Preferred 2 years.
- Job Description: Performs quality laboratory testing by monitoring testing equipment and systems for acceptable analytical performance. Provides direction for non-certified staff performing waived testing. Ensures corrective actions are taken prior to patient test results being reported. Provides orientation of testing personnel responsible for specimen processing, test performance, reporting of test result, and for instrument maintenance and calibration of test systems at defined intervals. Follow the laboratory's procedures for specimen handling, processing, and testing. Performs proficiency testing specimens as assigned. Adhere to laboratory's quality control policies, document all quality control activities, instrument and procedural calibrations, and maintenance performed. Follow laboratory policy and procedures when test systems are not within the lab's acceptable level of performance. Must identify problems that may adversely affect test results and either must correct the problems immediately or notify Lab Manager. Document all corrective actions taken when test systems deviate from the labs established performance specifications. Responsible for assuring that services are provided in a manner that is consistent with Ohio county Hospital policies and procedures and the Purpose, Vision, and Values. The job description reflects the general details considered necessary to fulfill the essential job functions and shall not be construed as detailed description of all work requirements inherent in this position.