FISH Technologist who has experience working with Tissue FISH cases
Ability to interact with co-workers in a team environment, promoting a harmonious and cooperative working environment.
Demonstrates excellent customer service practices in all interactions
Effectively communicate with all personnel to exchange accurate and timely technical information.
Telephone emergency and/or critical value test results to physicians or nurses
Required 3+ years of experience and routinely scheduled in at least 3 areas of the lab to include high complexity testing such as molecular or flow cytometry but not limited to those areas.
Follows safety policies and procedures
Protects sensitive and confidential information by actively participating in the Privacy & Security Awareness program
Adheres to company policies and standards regarding security
Completes assigned courses and training on an annual basis
Available to work during disasters
Is proficient with information system computer functions relative to job duties.
Demonstrates responsibility and accountability in the performance of accurate and timely laboratory testing.
Work is organized and performed according to section procedure manual so that other personnel can follow workflow.
Proficiency testing samples are analyzed according to instructions and are completed within the allowable time frame.
Assumes responsibility of the department as appropriate in the absence of the supervisor.
Consistently completes all required records/documentation pertaining to patient results.
Performs stat procedures within established turnaround time targets.
Demonstrates the ability to use good judgment and independent thinking in the correlation and interpretation of patient results. (including performing delta checks, etc.)
Reviews pending logs (OSR) and result logs; resolves any outstanding workload or communicates to staff relief.
Performs quality control procedures per protocol and completes necessary documentation. Assures that quality control results are within acceptable guidelines and parameters.
Takes pertinent corrective action when the patient, control, standard, calibration and/or proficiency results are not within appropriate guidelines.
Assists supervisor in meeting department regulatory agency requirements (CAP, etc.)
Equipment is operated correctly and periodic maintenance is performed according to schedule. Demonstrates the ability to perform equipment troubleshooting to resolve basic equipment malfunctions.
Assists in monitoring reagents and supply inventories and utilizes them appropriately.
Maintains education and development appropriate for position.
Handles all problem and/or critical laboratory specimens/test results according to established procedures and in a timely manner.
Quality and accuracy of work meets standards
Assists Lab Director/Supervisor/Section Coordinator with additional duties as assigned