Medical Technologist or Medical Lab Technologist
Hours: Mainly day shift hours (starting between 6:00am and 8:00am), one to two evenings per week and every 5th weekend.
Main responsibilities: Major responsibilities include the processing and assay of laboratory specimens in hematology, blood bank, urinalysis, chemistry, blood gas, coagulation and microbiology. Patient and hospital staff interactions require a personality that is positive and able to work well under stress with varied staff and patients. Ability to perform clinical laboratory procedures without close supervision is also necessary. Must be able to ensure compliance with patient care quality standards as they relate to the care provided to all age groups of patients ranging from newborn to elderly. Maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in hospital wide performance improvement activities.
Qualifications include: Graduate of a 4 year Medical Technologist program or graduate of a 2 year Medical Laboratory Technical program. Minimum of one year experience in a hospital clinical laboratory is preferred.