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Lost Rivers Medical Center featured on an episode of PBS show Life on the Line!

Medical Laboratory Technologist

Job Type: Part Time, Full Time
Salary: Salary and benefits are market competitive

Job Description

Performs routine tests in medical laboratory to provide data for use in diagnosis and treatment of disease by performing the following duties

Job Responsibility

  • Interprets physician's orders and secures a requisition before performing test.
  • Obtains the correct amount and type of specimen.
  • Draws blood from patient's finger, heel, vein or arterial observing principles of asepsis to obtain blood samples.
  • Conducts quantitative and qualitative chemical analyses of body fluids such as blood and urine.
  • Performs blood counts.
  • Perform testing in accordance with AABB standards for transfusion services.
  • Completes appropriate routing, handling, and processing of various medical specimens including stool, sputum, throat cultures.
  • Performs tests in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Informs Provider of lab results.
  • Documents all requests and results of lab work accurately.
  • Recognizes abnormalities and notifies provider immediately.
  • Performs daily quality control and cleaning procedures per guidelines.

 

Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

Job Requirements

Skills & Qualifications

  • Interprets physician's orders and secures a requisition before performing test.
  • Obtains the correct amount and type of specimen.
  • Draws blood from patient's finger, heel, vein or arterial observing principles of asepsis to obtain blood samples.
  • Conducts quantitative and qualitative chemical analyses of body fluids such as blood and urine.
  • Performs blood counts.
  • Perform testing in accordance with AABB standards for transfusion services.
  • Completes appropriate routing, handling, and processing of various medical specimens including stool, sputum, throat cultures.
  • Performs tests in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Informs Provider of lab results.
  • Documents all requests and results of lab work accurately.
  • Recognizes abnormalities and notifies provider immediately.

*    Performs daily quality control and cleaning procedures per guidelines

Education

  • Fifth year college or university program certificate; or two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Must be nationally registered Medical Technologist.

Must meet all guidelines required under CLIA ’88

Job Benefits

Full - Time employees are benefit eligible

Medical
Dental

Vision

Retirement

PTO/EI

Ancillary Benefits

 

Schedule

  • Looking for availability to work three nights a week and one weekend a month.
  • PRN position also available.

We are willing to be flexible with the schedule.

 

We have sleep rooms available for travelers.

Starting Date

ASAP