The Medical Laboratory Technician is responsible for accurate performance of laboratory tests that determine the presence, absence, or cause of disease. A Medical laboratory technician must be able to conduct a full range of laboratory tests, from the most routine to the most complex, under direct supervision. Medical Laboratory Technicians must be able to operate precision instruments and other complex laboratory equipment.
Associate M.L.T. required. ASCP or AMT preferred. Minimum 60 completed semester hours and ASCP or AMT certification may be accepted in lieu of associate's degree. Competence in the full range of procedures reflecting appropriate patient care and knowledge for patient's results ranging in the age from neonatal to geriatric is required.
Hardin Memorial Hospital is a not-for-profit, 300-bed acute care hospital, which is county-owned and whose Board of Trustees consists of the members of Hardin County Fiscal Court. Hardin Memorial Hospital is managed by Baptist Ventures, Inc. and is accredited by The Joint Commission. At present Hardin Memorial Hospital has a medical staff of 200+ and 30+ specialties represented. Open-heart surgery..., neurosurgery, radiation therapy and bariatric medicine are some of the services offered by Hardin Memorial Hospital. The hospital serves a 10 county service area with a population of 350,000. The Emergency Department sees more than 50,000 patients per year. Outpatient services continue to grow with 35+ locations throughout the region.