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Medical Technologist - Days - Cambridge
Date Posted: 05/23/2022
Requisition Number: 441
Location: CHA Cambridge Hospital
Work Days: Mon - Fri 07:00 - 15:30 w/ rotating wknds, holidays and on-c
Category: Medical Technologist
Job Type: Full time
Work Shift: Day
Union Name: CH Laborers 380 Lab
The CHA laboratory provides everything from from routine blood and urine tests to special tissue evaluation.
Up to $10,000 Sign on Bonus for ASCP certified Medical Technologists!!! Bonus is based on experience & shift
Job Purpose: Performs and reports laboratory testing in a manner to promote the efficient operation of the laboratory and effective patient care. Will work Chemistry and Diagnostic Immunology in the Laboratory at the Cambridge Hospital Laboratory but may need to work at the Somerville Hospital Laboratory as needed. Duties and responsibilities include: *performs phlebotomy on both adult and pediatric patients *performs and evaluates Quality Control *performs testing in Chemistry and Diagnostic Immunology *participates in proficiency testing *troubleshooting and resolves basic instrument problems *receives and processes a variety of laboratory specimens and utilizes the Meditech computer system for data entry; computerized worksheets and instrument interfaces are used in the performance of testing *performs both STAT and routine testing in an accurate and timely manner *assists the manager in the development of new methods and evaluating cost feasibility as required *trains new employee in department procedures and policies *participates in department meetings *works with fellow staff members to analyze workflow processes and conduct QI audits *on-call coverage responsibilities
Qualifications: Minimum education: BS MT required Registration/certification as MT or MLS (ASCP) or equivalent NCA, AMT or HEW highly preferable at time of hire. Will consider a candidate who will take and pass certification exam at the next opportunity examination is offered.
Keywords: Med Tech, Clinical Lab Scientist