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Claudia White

Medical Laboratory Technologist

Murray, UT

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Claudia White is a comprehensively educated in the medical laboratory sciences by the MLS Program at the University of Utah School of Medicine Department of Pathology. She successfully passed the ASCP Board of Registry examination for Medical Technology in 2006 and has maintained her Certification Maintenance Program by completing a minimum of 12 continuing education credit hours per years since then. Her attendance of intensive operators training courses including DPC’s Immulite 2000, BD Biosciences BD LSR II Flow Cytometer and CMZ Growth Hormone isoform test: Training (LMU University of Munich, Germany) has given her the ability to be superlative in operating, maintaining, and troubleshooting highly sophisticated analyzers. Claudia is a woman of Principles, devoted to producing highly accurate test results to aid providers in diagnosing and treatment of disease.

Work Experience

Medical Laboratory Technologist

Recovery Ways
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Salt Lake City, UT
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November 2013 to August 2014

Assited in Validation 
• Organized and established new Toxicology Lab 
• Inventory, ordered all reagents and consumables 
• Daily instrument maintenance, Quality Control, Calibration when necessary 
• Maintained troubleshooting and incidence Log 
• Following written protocols and standards, tested Urine Samples with Indiko plus • Sent all immediately via UPS to Millennium Laboratories, San Diego, CA 
• Compiled monthly QA Data into a written report for Laboratory Management Firm

Medical Laboratory Technologist

Omega Interventional Pain Clinic
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Salt Lake City, UT
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September 2012 to March 2014

3838 South 700 East #300 Salt Lake City, UT 84106 801-261-4988 September 2012 - March 2014 
• Organized, Validated and established new Toxicology Lab 
• Tested Urine Samples with BiOLiS24i Analyzer 
• Daily instrument maintenance, Quality Control, Calibration 
• Maintained Calibration Log, Quality Control Data, Troubleshooting and Incidence report Log 
• C ommunicated with laboratory's Medical Director located in Houston, Texas 
• Educated physicians and providers about the Parent Drugs and Metabolites each kit assay detects 
• Interpreted test results and generated reports 
• Saved the Clinic the cost of Service Contract by performing all maintenance

Medical laboratory technologist

Evanston Regional Hospital
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Evanston, WY
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November 2012 to April 2013

Weekend Graveyard Solo Medical Technologist 3-12 hour shifts 
• Responsibilities include running all aspects of the Laboratory including Phlebotomy, Blood Banking, Hematology, Coagulation, Urinalysis, and Point of care testing 
• Evening maintenance of all instrument in preparation for day , Quality Control 
• Preparation and Screening of peripheral blood smears, Cell Count and Differentials of Body Fluids Working with Analyzers including iStat, Siemen's Dimension, Bayer Clinitek, and Sysmex CA-500 Coagulation

Medical Laboratory Technologist

IHS Crow Agency Hospital
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Crow Agency, MT
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April 2012 to July 2012

1010 South 7650 East Crow Agency MT, 59022 (406) 638-3500 April 2012 - July 2012 
• Successfully completed 13 week contract at Indian Health Services Hospital in Crow, Montana 
• Rotated through all lab positions, blood blank, hematology/coagulation, Body Fluids, Chemistry, UA 
• Daily instrument maintenance, Quality Control, and Calibration 
• Assisted Supervisor in revising and developing new Standard Operating Procedures for Body Fluids

Medical Laboratory Technologist

TASCsolutions.org
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Salt Lake City, UT
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November 2011 to April 2012

Brought to fruition the first TASC Laboratory in Utah 
• Following established TASCAZ protocols validated Beckman-Coulter AU400e for non-Siemen's Reagents 
• Daily instrument maintenance, Quality Control, Calibration when necessary 
• Consistently attained less than 24 hour turnaround time 
• Communicated directly with Supervisor and Laboratory Director in Phoenix, AZ 
• Oversaw Laboratory all laboratory personnel and Laboratory Equipment 
• Compiled Daily Data and Documentation for Litigation

Medical Laboratory Technologist

Central Lab 5252 SOUTH
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Murray, UT
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October 2008 to April 2011

INTERMOUNTAIN DRIVE Murray, Ut 84107 Oct. 2008 to April 2011 
• Daily Instrument maintenance, quality control (QC), calibrations and replacement of consumables 
• Performed lab procedures in areas of hematology, chemistry, coagulation and urinalysis 
• Instrument's operated and maintained included but are not limited to Beckman Coulter Lh750, STAGO, Vitros, Plasma HGb Spectrometer, Abbott I2000 and C8000 
• Performed various wet chemistry tests, including ICAS, OSMO, ACET, FFN, HCG, and Amnio-sure. 
• Participate in quality assurance (QA) activities 
• Trained students and new staff on laboratory tests and procedures 
• Mastered laboratory information system Mysis and automated chemistry line middle ware

Laboratory Specialist/Certifying Scientist

Sports Medicine Research and Testing Laboratory
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Salt Lake City, UT
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May 2005 to October 2008

560 Arapeen Drive, Suite 150A Salt Lake City, UT 8410 (801) 994-9454 May 2005 - October 2008 
o Part of Team that developed, validated, and established Sports Medicine Research and Testing Lab 
o Participated with Lab's Quality Assurance in compiling Data for inspections (ISO A2LA and WADA) 
o Assisted in SMRTL becoming one of only two World Anti-Doping Association Accredited Laboratories USA 
o Initaited Chain of Custodies 
o Developed and authored Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's) 
o Immunoassay for the detection of hCG in Male athletes 
o Developed Specimen Receiving Protocols 
o Aliquotted and Pipetted sample for each area of testing 
o Macro Urinalysis specific gravity and pH 
o Solid Phase and Liquid/Liquid Extraction 
o GC/NPD Analysis for Stimulants 
o LC/MS and LC/MS/MS Analysis for Indogenous Steroids, Beta Blockers 
o GC/MS for Analysis 70 panel for Steriods 
o Maintanance of all the aforementioned analyzers 
o Certifying Scientist of analysts chromatography data and Results 
o Performed secondary analysis for confirmation of positive analytes 
o Trained New Employees 
o Assisted PhD in Research and Development such as developing Methods 
o Developed Blood doping using Flow cytometry 
o Validation of Athlete Passport using Hematology analyzer and CBC Indices 
o Primary Technologist over detection of use of indogenious human growth hormone 
o In house Validation of the CMZ assays for GH Isoform test 
o Compiled data for Lab Accreditedation for the use of the CMZ assay 
o Performed CMZ test on random US Athletes for the Beijing Games

Traveler Medical Technologist (ASCP)

FusionMed Staffing
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Cottonwood, AZ
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March 2015

Education

Certificate of Completion in Medical

University of Utah School of Medicine -
Salt Lake City, UT

Bachelors in Cytotechnology

University of Utah School of Medicine -
Salt Lake City, UT

Skills

Medical Laboratory Scientist, Medical Laboratory, Quality Assurance, Quality Control, Westgard Rules, Hematology, Critical Values, Hematology Analyzers, Blood Smears, Wright Stain, Manual CBC, Manual Diff, Beckman Coulter Hematology Analyzers, Sysmex Hematology Analyzers, Chemistry, Chemistry Analyzers, Stago and Sysmex CA-500 Coagulation Analyzers, Calibration, Internal Standards, Toxicology, Technical Writing, Immunoassay Analyzers, LC/MS, GC/MS, Chromatography, Transfusion, Type and Cross, Blood Typing, Cross Matching, Antibody ID, Emergency Blood Release, Blood Banking, Tube Method, Gel Method, ID-MTS, Blood Bank Quality Control, pre-transfusion compatibility testing, Processing, Specimen, Specimen Handling, Requisition, LIS, Mysis, GUI, StarLims, Horizon, Sysmex WAM, Microsoft Office, Excel

Certifications

Certificate of Attendance GH isoform test: Training for WADA accredited laboratories

October 2008 to Present

Dr. Martin Bidlingmaier, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) München, Germany  
October 2008

Certificate of Achievement: BD LSR II Operator Course

July 2007 to Present

BD LSR II Operator Course Flow Cytometery, BD Biosciences San Jose, CA

Certificate of Achievement: Immulite 2000/2500 Primary Operator Training

December 2005 to Present

Certificate of Achievement: Immulite 2000/2500 Primary Operator Training 
DPC, License Pace Program 389-128-05 Contact Hours: 29 Rockaway, NJ

Additional Information

LinkedIn.com Recommendations and Endorsed Skills 
Recommendations 
 
1. Medical Laboratory Technologist 
Omega Interventional Pain Clinic 
 
John Cangelosi 
President/CEO Sagis, PLLC 
Claudia White is very knowledgeable in laboratory medicine. 
September 18, 2014, John managed Claudia indirectly at Omega Interventional Pain Clinic 
 
2. Laboratory Specialist/Certifying Scientist 
Sports Medicine Research and Testing Laboratory 
 
Ryan Paulsen 
Senior Research Chemist in Mass Spectrometry at Psychemedics Corporation 
Claudia had been working at SMRTL for some time before I started. She was one of the initial hires when SMRTL was founded and was instrumental in getting the lab up and running. Her professional training made her the go-to authority in the company for the maintenance and use of our clinical analyzer.  
In my interactions with her, she was a great and patient trainer. She was extremely dedicated to her job and willing to put in long hours to see that key work was finished. In a group of peers, she was recognized as a leader 
April 29, 2012, Ryan worked directly with Claudia at Sports Medicine Research and Testing Laboratory 
 
3. Associates of Science 
Salt Lake Community College 
 
Robert Weitenhagen 
Owner at OMG Handyman Service and Property Management 
Dedicated, hard worker 
September 15, 2014, Robert studied with Claudia at Salt Lake Community College 
 
Endorsed skills 
• Laboratory Medicine 22 Endorsements  
• Laboratory 21 Endorsements  
• Hematology 17 Endorsements  
• Medical Technology 14 Endorsements  
• Clinical Research 12 Endorsements  
• Toxicology 11 Endorsements  
• Chemistry 10 Endorsements  
• Coagulation 10 Endorsements  
• Pathology 10 Endorsements  
• Laboratory Equipment 10 Endorsements