Lab Technician
American Family Care 110 reviews - Nashville, TN

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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

Qualifications
  • 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

About this company
110 reviews
American Family Care owns and operates medical centers throughout Alabama. The company was founded in 1982 by Dr. Bruce Irwin who is the...