QuadMed is seeking a Medical Laboratory Technician to join out team in Lake Jackson, TX. The Clinical Laboratory Technician participates in the multidisciplinary process of delivering diagnostic information to providers and offers ethical expertise to the professional medical staff. The Clinical Laboratory Technician is responsible for functioning within the scope of practice regulated by State and National government as well as various accrediting agencies.
$1,000 Sign-On Bonus Eligibile!
Work Schedule: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 7:00am to 5:00pm and Tuesday & Thursday 8:00am to 6:00pm, with some flexibility to cover for vacations.
Performs a variety of technical laboratory procedures according to QuadMed, laboratory, and national standards to obtain patient specimens
Maintains patient confidentiality
Ensures specimens are checked as to their condition, acceptability, and appropriateness to the test and exceptions are noted
Reports all critical values promptly to the medical provider
Reviews and integrates patient history with diagnostic results
Performs and documents all quality controls with corrective actions
Performs and documents preventative maintenance procedures
Operates and maintains laboratory diagnostic equipment
Enters patient data into computer interface for integration into the electronic medical record and retrieves data from the system
Disposes and documents the use of hazardous waste appropriately
Maintains a neat, sanitary, organized work area
Assisting other members of the laboratory department as needed
Complies with laboratory safety procedures. Possesses adequate knowledge of instrumentation, theory, and application of new and existing tests. Completes education necessary to maintain licensure or certification for the job
Other duties as assigned
High School Diploma or GED required
Associates degree from an accredited school as a Medical Laboratory Technician required OR graduate from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree, Bachelor's preferred in Medical Technology or related
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Current board certification (ASCP or another recognized certifying board, AMT)
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Requires the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and demonstrates excellent customer service skills
Requires organizational and decision making skills
Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and should have LIS experience
Requires good analytical judgment, troubleshooting skills and the ability to work under pressure.
At least one year of experience in a clinical setting required
Internal Number: 19184
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