Medical Technologist/ Medical Laboratory Technician
Patient First is accepting applications for Medical Technologists/ Medical Laboratory Technicians in the Baltimore, MD area. Patient First provides a friendly work environment that promotes a team oriented philosophy. 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. Patient First is an equal opportunity employer offering an excellent benefits package and competitive salary.