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Medical Technologist

Seminole Hospital District Seminole, TX

  • Expired: September 21, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.

Pay Scale(s): Hourly, Non-ExemptDepartment: LaboratoryLocation(s): Memorial HospitalDate Posted: September 21, 2020 SUMMARY/OBJECTIVE: Obtains specimens from patients and performs established clinical tests and procedures. Performs complex tests on other body fluids, such as: biological, chemical, hematological, immunological, microscopic, and bacteriological tests. Analyzes samples for chemical content or reaction, determine concentrations of compounds, and type and cross match samples for blood transfusions.

Interprets test results. Performs instrument and equipment maintenance. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS: Registered by ASCP, AMT, ISLCT, or HEW PERSONAL JOB RELATED SKILLS: Knowledge of medical laboratory collection, testing, and use of equipment Knowledge of quality control policies, state and federal regulations of laboratory Supports and enforces infection control policies and procedures Maintain discretion and confidentiality in communications ESSENTIAL DUTIES...

AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Reviews and follows requests for tests and procedures prescribed by providers. Draws and processes specimens promptly in compliance with established procedures. Follows the established procedures when performing chemistry, hematology, coagulation, urine analysis, bacteria cultures, blood bank, or serology tests or procedures.

Follows quality control procedures for all tests. Reviews accuracy of results before reporting. Checks validity by evaluation of quality control data, previous tests, and duplicate testing.

Reports panic values to supervisor and the appropriate physician. Performs routine and preventative maintenance. Reports equipment problems to supervisor immediately.

Maintains logs and other documentation. PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS: Moderate periods of sitting/standing or walking Manual dexterity Pushing/pulling Repetitive motion Lifting/carrying >= 50 lbs. Reaching Climbing Kneeling/bending Transporting up to 300 lbs.

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Seminole Hospital District

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Seminole, TX
USA

Industry

Healthcare

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