Job Summary: The Section Head-Lab supervises areas of the laboratory on a regular basis and serves as a resource to other staff members as required. The Section Head-Lab obtains specimens and performs routine and complex laboratory analysis on specimens. The Section Head-Lab records, reviews and approves final test reports, Quality Control results and test procedures with established time parameters. The Section Head-Lab demonstrates the knowledge and skill to provide care appropriate to the ages of the patients served, including growth and development, assessment, and interpretation of age specific data, treatments and communications. The Section Head-Lab routinely cares for infants, children, adolescents, adult and geriatric patients.
LVHN is offering a $10,000 sign on bonus for Full Time Medical Technologist positions.
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Technology or related program with appropriate internship [or have successfully passed the Medical Technologist qualifying examination administered by the Department of Health and Human Services, (HHS or HEW)].
Five years of experience as a Medical Technologist required.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Internal Number: 10002
About LVHN - Schuylkill - Laboratory - Norwegian
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