Medical Technologist/Medical Lab Technician
Regional Medical Center at Memphis - Memphis, TN

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Performs various clinical laboratory tests and procedures to obtain data for use in diagnosis and treatment of disease, following established standards, practices and procedures and exercising independent/correlated judgement. Interprets and reports test results in an accurate and timely manner. Medical Technologist assists in the supervision of Medical Laboratory Technician and Medical Laboratory Assistants. REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE: Graduate of an approved Medical Technology/Medical Lab Technician program. Qualified by education, training or experience to work with the neonate, infant, toddler, adolescent, adult, and/or geriatric patient population as specialty assignment dictates. Experience in patient care as obtained through completion of an approved Medical Technology/Medical Laboratory Technician program. MICROBIOLOGY EXPERIENCE PREFERRED. An ability and willingness to apply knowledge and skills and maintain clinical competency as to implement lab services as demonstrated through practices, performing complex laboratory procedures and quality control across the major areas of the laboratory, recognizing abnormal and inadequate results and utilizing background in technical methodology and theory to independently perform, interpret and report test analyses as required. Demonstrates skill in the use of applicable equipment; mature judgment and initiative required; is able to work without direct supervision; shows professional interest through self-development, continuing education, and involvement in professional organizations; presents a positive attitude and professional appearance. Ability to give and follow written and oral instructions; ability to communicate effectively with others; ability to react and perform under stress in emergency situations; ability to plan and organize work for self and others; ability to exercise analytical judgment on work to be done and meet job demands. Provides on-call and callback coverage as required. Medical Technologist /Medical Laboratory Technician licensure or permit to work in state of Tennessee. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Exposure to infectious agents; Frequent and prolonged standing, walking, siting and reaching to perform tests and operate equipment; Wrist and digital dexterity to perform lab tests and data entry. Concentration, color recognition and attention to detail are necessary to detect changes in specimen and perform required tests.

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TN State Licensure Required

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