Medical Technologist/ Medical Laboratory Technician

Employer
Patient First
Location
Gainesville, VA
Posted
Jun 16, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Patient First is accepting applications for Medical Technologists/Medical Laboratory Technicians in the Gainesville, VA area. Patient First provides a friendly work environment that promotes a team oriented philosophy. Job Responsibilities The responsibilities of this job include, but are not limited to the following: Following the laboratory's procedure for specimen collection and handling and processing, as well as test analysis, reporting, and maintaining records of test results;Following the laboratory's quality control policies;Documenting all quality controls activities, instrument and procedural calibrations, and maintenance;Identifying problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results and either correcting the problem or notifying Supervisor;Distributing laboratory stock in laboratory and treatment area as needed;Understanding all checklists and being able to perform all duties on the checklists associated with the position;Following the laboratory's safety policies as defined by Patient First and OSHA.Minimum Education & Other Requirements Minimum education and professional requirements include, but are not limited to, the following: Employee must be 18 years of age or older; High school graduate or equivalent; Minimum typing experience; One year technician training in a formal training program; Minimum 60 semester hours from a regionally accredited college, including chemistry, biology, and medical laboratory techniques, or an Associate degree in chemistry, biology or related science; or 50 week military Medical Laboratory Procedures course and meet qualifications for military enlisted occupational specialty of "Medical Laboratory Specialist"; Bilingual a plus. Please apply online at: www.patientfirst.com