Position Overview: The Medical Technologist performs technical laboratory testing and phlebotomy when required.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities (including but not limited to the following): * Performs laboratory tests and procedures, which require independent judgment and responsibility with minimal supervision by the lead tech and laboratory supervisor. * Documents daily QC and corrective action as needed. * Performs calibrations, linearity testing, and proficiency testing as required. * Enters and verifies laboratory results in the LIS. * Assists with the training and orientation of departmental personnel. * Resolves problems with technical testing, and proficiency testing as required. * Enters and verifies laboratory results in the LIS. * Assists with training and orientation of departmental personnel. * Resolves problems with technical testing involving methodology, techniques and instrumentation utilization. * Reviews and evaluates test results and reports for accuracy, precision, readability and consistency. * Collects data, prepares reports, and compiles statistics directed. * Checks supply inventory. * Attends required meetings and participates in professional development activities. * Maintains patient confidentiality. * Performs related work as required.
Typical Physical Demands: * Requires full range of body motion including manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination. * Frequent standing and walking required for extended periods of time. * Must be able to lift and carry items weighing up to 30 pounds. * Requires visual acuity and normal color perception.
CareMount Medical, P.C. is New York State’s premier multispecialty medical group, providing comprehensive care of the highest quality to over 665,000 patients. CareMount has more than 45 locations throughout Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Columbia, and Ulster counties and New York City. CareMount’s 650 physicians and advanced practice professionals cover more than 50 medical specialties. CareMount is affiliated with world-class medical institutions, including Massachusetts General Hospital and Northwell Health. CareMount offers on-site laboratory/radiology services, endoscopy and infusion suites, and operates eight urgent-care centers. CareMount physicians are featured in respected Top Doctors and Best Doctors listings, nationally and regionally. For additional information please visit: www.caremountmedical.com.