Medical Lab Technician
Bassett Healthcare - Cooperstown, NY

This job posting is no longer available on Bassett Healthcare. Find similar jobs:Medical Lab Technician jobs - Bassett Healthcare jobs

A Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) performs clinical laboratory procedures and examinations which require limited exercise of independent judgment and which are performed under the supervision of a clinical laboratory technologist, laboratory supervisor, or director of a clinical laboratory. Under the direction of a Technical Specialist or charge technologist, a Medical Laboratory Technician provides prompt and accurate laboratory test results and/or prepares products for transfusion in support of patient care, using established and approved protocols which require some degree of independent judgment, interpretation, and responsibility May be assigned responsibility to train other clinical laboratory personnel and or/students.

Minimum Requirements:
·


Prerequisites include an Associate's degree in Medical Laboratory Technology from an accredited medical laboratory technician program (preferred), Biology or Chemistry, or professional training programs offered through either the military service of the United States or the military service of the state which may, where applicable, be accepted by the NYS Education Department for licensing purposes as equivalent education and training in lieu of all or part of an approved program.
·
Candidates must be qualified as a Medical Technician in accordance with New York State Department of Health regulations .
·
Experience in standard laboratory methodologies required. Previous Clinical Laboratory experience preferred.
·
Licensure by NYS SED as a Clinical Laboratory Technician required or licensure-eligible with a limited permit or limited license as a Clinical Laboratory Technician.
·
Limited Permit is granted to individuals that meet the educational requirements for licensure except for the licensing examination which must be taken within one year from the issuance of a limited permit.
·
Limited License is granted to individuals who are working in the lab completing the education and examination requirements necessary to be licensed as a Clinical Laboratory Technician. Limited licenses can not be renewed and will not be valid beyond September 1, 2013.
·
Individuals are required to practice within the responsibilities of their license, and perform specific tasks for which they have been deemed competent.
·
Must be capable of using effective oral and written communication skills.
·
Must be able to organize and prioritize workload with minimum supervision.
·
Position requires extensive standing and routine walking.
·
Must be able to push/pull less than 50 lbs and lift objects of less than 50 lbs.
·
Color-blindness screening is required when performing tests that are dependent on color determination.

About this company
32 reviews