Lab Technician
American Family Care - Huntsville, AL

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Perform routine tests in medical laboratory to provide data for use in diagnosis and treatment of disease.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Properly start lab equipment daily; Perform maintenance on equipment as scheduled
  • Maintain daily log; document all requests and results of lab work accurately
  • Draw blood from patient’s finger, ear lobe, or vein, observing principles of asepsis to obtain blood samples
  • Perform laboratory tests according to written instructions
  • Inform physician of lab results; recognize abnormalities and notify physician
  • Perform daily quality control and cleaning procedures according to guidelines
  • Order and stock supplies weekly
  • Respond to all lab messages and call back requests; share responsibility of call back sheets
  • Regular attendance to ensure efficient clinic operations
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Other Duties and Responsibilities
  • Responds promptly to customer needs; Responds to request for service and assistance
  • Treats people with respect, inspires the trust of others, works with integrity
  • Adapts to changes in the work environment, manages competing demands

  • Phlebotomy certification preferred
  • Medical Laboratory Technician degree preferred

Education and Experience
  • High school degree or equivalent
  • 6 months- 1 year related experience or training

Physical Demands/Work Environment
  • Standing for long periods regularly
  • Occasionally required to sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
  • Must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds
  • Potential exposure to moving mechanical parts, fumes, or airborne particles

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