Medical Technologist/ Medical Laboratory Technician

Employer
Patient First
Location
Bel Air, MD
Posted
Oct 12, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
The responsibilities of this job include, but are not limited to the following: Following Patient First's laboratory procedures for specimen collection; Following Patient First's laboratory quality control policies; Identifying problems that may adversely affect the lab tests and either correcting the problem or notifying the Supervisor; Understanding and performing all items on the laboratory checklist; Following Patient First and OSHA's laboratory safety policies.Minimum education and professional requirements include, but are not limited to, the following: Minimum typing experience; Employee must be 18 years of age or older; High school graduate or equivalent; One year of technician training in a formal training program; A minimum of 60 semester hours from a regionally accredited college, including classes in chemistry, biology, and medical laboratory techniques, or an Associate degree in chemistry, biology or related science. A completion of clinical rotations in the areas of microbiology, urinalysis, chemistry and hematology; or 50 week military Medical Laboratory Procedures course that meet the qualifications for military enlisted occupational specialty of "Medical Laboratory Specialist"; Registered Medical Technologists (MT) or Medical Laboratory Technicians (MLT) by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or other recognized certification agency of medical laboratory professionals a plus. Registry-eligible technologists are encouraged to apply.