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Medical Laboratory Technician/MLT

Category:

Laboratory

Department:

Laboratory

Description:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
-Interprets physician's orders and secures a requisition before performing test.
-Obtains the correct amount and type of specimen.
-Draws blood from patient's finger, ear lobe, vein, or artery observing principles of asepsis to obtain blood samples.
-Conducts quantitative and qualitative chemical analyses of body fluids such as blood, urine, and spinal fluid, under supervision of medical technologist.
-Performs blood counts.
-Conducts blood tests for transfusion purposes.
-Completes appropriate routing, handling, and processing of various medical specimens.
-Performs tests in an accurate and timely manner.
-Informs Physicians of lab results.
-Documents all requests and results of lab work accurately.
-Recognizes abnormalities and notifies physician immediately.
-Performs daily quality control and cleaning procedures per guidelines.
-Orders and stocks supplies as needed.

Education and/or Experience:
Graduate of an accredited Associate’s degree program.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Medical Laboratory Technologist (MLT), American Society of Clinical Pathologist (ASCP). or American Medical Technologist (AMT) certification required.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Medina Healthcare System is a drug-free and tobacco-free employer with smoke free campuses. This job description is intended to provide only basic guidelines for meeting job requirements. Responsibilities, knowledge, skills, abilities and working conditions may change as needs evolve.

Closing:

Open until filled

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