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    Duties

    Summary

    The Medical Technologist is responsible for performing laboratory procedures in the areas of Chemistry, Hematology/Coagulation, Urinalysis, Immunohematology, and Microbiology.

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    Responsibilities

    • Collects, handles, accessions, and labels specimens according to but not limited to safety, patient identification and infection control policies.
    • Prepares specimens for analysis, insuring that the physiologic state of the specimen properties is maintained.
    • Selects, performs, evaluates and monitors the performance of test procedures using manual and/or instrumental techniques in accordance with established protocols.
    • Conducts quality control procedures on equipment, reagents, and products and maintains proper records for quality control reports.
    • Operates a variety of instruments such as electronic cell counter, discrete chemistry analyzer, discrete urinalysis analyzer, centrifuge, microscope and others.
    • Identifies the cause of common problems and makes simple repairs to equipment.
    Work Schedule: (4) 10 hour shifts, evenings
    • Rotating holidays and occasional weekends/off shifts may be required depending on the needs of the service/medical center.
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

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