The Laboratory Technologist performs tests in compliance with established departmental standards. The Technologist reviews and verifies results to ensure data validity and interprets results. This position applies appropriate procedural techniques related to specimen procurement and handling, instrument operation, operator maintenance, application of universal precautions and inventory monitoring. The Technologist also participates in the evaluation of new equipment and troubleshoots equipment problems as needed.
The Laboratory Technologist performs and documents quality control procedures and proficiency testing in accordance with established parameters and standards. This position works with the Laboratory Supervisor/ Manager to resolve quality control, patient or procedural problems and recommends enhancements to laboratory procedures.
This position supports organizational goals by providing quality customer service, participates in performance improvement efforts and demonstrating a commitment to team work and cooperation.
EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree and completion of an accredited medical technology program or meets FDA qualifications for CLIA (1988 Clinical Lab Improvement Amendments) standards for all laboratory and high complexity testing.
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: MT/MLS ASCP (American Society of Clinical Pathologists) eligible or equivalent and required from 18 months of hire date or transfer Certification must be maintained if not grandfathered from the Board of Registry (BOR) and requires participation in 12 CEUs annually.
At Lighthouse Lab Services, we offer solutions to help start, grow, and run clinical laboratories. Our recruiting team has over 17 years of proven success placing job seekers in positions ranging from entry-level Medical Technologists to seasoned Laboratory Directors. We recruit nationwide, for permanent and travel positions with clients ranging from small hospitals to large reference laboratories.
It is the policy of Lighthouse Lab Services to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Lighthouse Lab Services will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
Lighthouse Lab Services | 844-974-1929 | lighthouselabservices.com
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