Medical Technologist

GBMC HealthCare
Towson, MD
Jun 12, 2017
Jul 03, 2017
Accountant, IT
Full Time
Department 803, Core Clinical Laboratory Schedule Full Time Shift Night 8 Hour Shifts (11 pm - 7:30 am) Hours 40 Job Details I. JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY: Under general supervision, performs clinical laboratory tests to obtain data for use in diagnosis and treatment of disease. Analyzes test results to ensure their accuracy prior to reporting. Education A Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology OR a Bachelor of Science degree in an applicable science and two years additional experience in a related clinical laboratory OR an Associate's degree in Medial Laboratory Technology with four years of additional related clinical laboratory experience Experience Dependent upon level of education acquired Skills . Thorough knowledge of theory, principle and practice of medical laboratory techniques . Skill in using, calibrating and basic maintenance of standard equipment used in medical laboratory practice . Skill in performing medical laboratory tests . Skill in using computers and personal productivity applications . Skill in written, interpersonal and oral communication . Ability to report results accurately orally and in writing Licensures, Certifications . Certification in Medical Technology through an accrediting agency (such as ASCP) or a subspecialty certification in a discipline in which the employee is to work. Physical Requirements . Physical requirements include fine motor coordination and good visual acuity, including color perception. Occasionally, lifting is necessary. Frequent walking and standing required. Working Conditions . Works in an environment that has an acceptable yet high noise level. . Subject to uncomfortable fluctuations in the internal environment. . Subject to eye strain due to performance of normal laboratory work. . Comes in contact with hazardous chemicals, reagents and infectious materials. Conditions of Employment

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