NOW HIRING! Medical Tech (MT or MLT) in Centerville, IN
Job Type: Direct
Are you considering a career change? Looking for a smaller community(around 35K population), that offers a low cost of living and plenty of activities in the area but is within an short drive to several larger cities. If so, how about an opportunity to work with an integrated health care system based in Indiana looking for someone to join their team.
The facility is a not-for-profit hospital around 250 beds along with numerous satellite facilities in Indiana and Ohio.
It offers a higher level of service than what is typically found in a community of its size.
They are proud of their rich history of serving the community and vow to continue the tradition of healing and caring.
Under the technical supervision of his/her immediate supervisor, the MT/MLT performs high and moderate complexity laboratory procedures in a timely and accurate manner to provide information for diagnosing and combating disease.
Assumes responsibility and accountability for following the established policies and procedures of the hospital and laboratory department and as defined by the Mission Statement of the hospital.
-Documents verbal orders for laboratory tests
-Collects blood specimens
-Processes Non-Admit Specimens
-Performs analyses on the laboratory test directory
-Enters the test results into the computer
-Maintains a clean and orderly work area
-Notifies the supervisor when supplies, test kits and reagents should be ordered.
-Correlates laboratory methods, procedures, and patient test results with age-specific population criteria, i.e. geriatrics, adults, pediatrics, and neonates.
-Demonstrates appropriate troubleshooting capabilities; refers problems to the appropriate individual when indicated.
-Participates in hospital and departmental quality assessment and improvement (QA & I) activities as required.
-Assists in the development of laboratory techniques and procedures as required.
-Assists in research as required.
-Assists in the testing, evaluation, and set up of new equipment.
-Performs CAP proficiency tests in a timely manner.
-Participates in the instruction of students and new employees.