Medical Technologist

Employer
GBMC HealthCare
Location
Towson, MD
Posted
Jun 12, 2017
Closes
Jul 03, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
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