Medical Technologist I or II
A Medical Technologist is responsible for performance of technical laboratory tests/procedures which provide information to physicians for the diagnosis, prevention, or treatment of diseases in patients. Provides accurate, timely and cost effective testing/analysis of various blood, body fluid and tissue samples using current manual or automated lab methods. Works collaboratively with nursing, providers and other members of the multi-disciplinary patient-care team. Follows policies/procedures and best practices within the scope of the laboratory Quality Management Program. Maintains compliance with all state, federal, regulatory and accreditation agencies. Reports directly to the Technical Supervisor in charge of the department or site.
Associate's or Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university in Clinical Laboratory Science. Certification by examination as a Medical /Clinical Laboratory Technician (MLT/CLT) or Medical Technologist (MT) or Medical/Clinical Laboratory Scientist (MLS/CLS by a nationally recognized certifying agency, such as the Board of Registry of the American Society for Clinical Pathologists (ASCP), the National Credentialing Agency for Laboratory personnel, Inc. (NCA), or American Medical Technologist (AMT). Successful candidate must possess excellent communication skills and the ability to work closely with other team members in a fast paced environment.