Dialysis Clinic, Inc. Medical Laboratory Technician in Nashville (Laboratory), Tennessee
The Medical Laboratory Technician, under the directionof the technical supervisor, general supervisor, and/or the laboratory director, processes specimens, performs test procedures, maintains equipment, and reports test results. Demonstrates an understanding of technical processes, procedures, and quality control requirements of the testing methods authorized to perform.
This position is full-time, 40 hours/week.
Performs only those high and/or moderate complexity tests authorized by the laboratory director and which require skills commensurate with the person's education, training or experience, and technical abilities.
Follows the laboratory's and department’s procedures for specimen handling and processing, for evaluating specimen integrity related to acceptance or rejection of samples, for all aspects of test analyses, for reagent preparation, for test result reporting, and for maintaining proper test records.
Completes analysis in time frame related to specimen priority (routine or stat) and that allows efficient, timely transmission of laboratory results to clinics/clients.
Maintains records that demonstrate that proficiency test samples are tested in the same manner as patient samples.
Adheres to the laboratory's quality control procedures and documents all QC activities, instrument and procedural calibrations, and maintenance performed.
Follows the laboratory's corrective action policies and procedures when test systems fall outside established acceptable levels.
Identifies problems and recognizes unexpected malfunctions which may affect test performance or test results.
Documents all corrective actions taken when test systems fall outside established performance specifications.
Uses the Laboratory Information System to generate work lists, enter results, and generate reports.
Recognizes normal versus abnormal and critical patient values. Follows the laboratory’s procedure for reporting results, including critical/panic values.
A current State of TN Medical Laboratory Technician License is required.
The qualified candidate must also have one of the following:
Associates degree in medical technology from two or four‑year college or university which includes the completion of an approved medical laboratory technologist training program.
Associates degree in a science and clinical laboratory training/experience which meets the education/experience/training requirements of the state in which the employee works.
Equivalent education/experience which meets the requirements for a medical laboratory technician/clinical laboratory technician in the state in which the employee works.
DCI is a federal contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer-Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. If you are having difficulty using the online application system or would like to request other accommodations or application methods, please contact Doug Patterson at Accommodations@dciinc.org or 615-327-3061. Once a request has been made, DCI will initiate a discussion with you about your needs and whether an accommodation can be provided. DCI is committed to providing such accommodations where possible.
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Job Location US-TN-Nashville (Laboratory)
Posted Date 2 months ago (11/12/2020 4:31 PM)
# of Openings 1
Address 2917 Foster Creighton Avenue