The Medical Lab Scientist (Medical Technologist) performs analytical tests on body fluids, cells, tissue and other specimens using specialized laboratory equipment tests and procedures. Provides technical/clinical assessment and prepares test results. Monitors quality control program. The tasks and responsibilities include:
Collects blood specimens by venipuncture, capillary collection and arterial puncture.
Processes specimens, prepares reagents, performs testing procedures; reports and interprets test results.
Performs quality control testing, instrument maintenance and troubleshooting.
Verifies analytic accuracy, precision, sensitivity and references ranges for test methods.
Schedule: PRN, Scheduled to work as needed.
Required Job Qualifications include:
Nationally recognized certification as a medical technologist or equivalent (ASCP, NCA, HEW, AMT).
Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology.
Two or more years clinical lab experience.
Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
Strong teamwork and collaboration abilities.
Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, walking, lifting, grasping and repetitive motion. Lifting up to 50 pounds. Occasional stooping, squatting, pushing, pulling, climbing, overhead lifting.
HCA Inc - 20 months ago