Performs clinical laboratory tests in at least two laboratory divisions (e.g., Blood Bank, Microbiology, Chemistry, Hematology, or Molecular) by standard operating policies and procedures, understands method principles, performs quality control, performs preventative maintenance, and analyzes results as to accuracy, acceptability and critical limits. The generalist works independently in consultation and under the guidance of the Medical Director and supervisory personnel, organizing work to meet established deadlines and records all data obtained.
EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, AND/OR LICENSURE:
Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology/Medical Laboratory Science.
OR Bachelor of Science degree in a related science such as Microbiology, Biology, or Chemistry AND one year pertinent full-time experience or training in a clinical laboratory setting.
OR Associate’s Degree as Medical Laboratory Technician with Bachelor’s Degree and certification as a Medical Technologist (Medical Laboratory Scientist).
Internal Number: 0001
About WVU Medicine
WVU Medicine - West Virginia University Health System is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality.
More than 1,000 active medical staff members and 15,000 employees serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation, driven by an unbridled passion to provide the most advanced healthcare possible to the people of West Virginia and beyond.
The health system includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; five community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a children’s hospital, all anchored by a 600-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care.