Job Title:
Medical Technologist
Job ID:
438877
Location:
James Cancer Hospital/CCC
Department:
James Lab
Full/Part Time:
Full-Time
Regular/Temporary:
Regular
Shift:
Evening
FTE %:
100
Salary Range Min:
$22.00
Salary Range Max:
$33.00

Position summary

Medical Technologist (Job Opening 438877) - SCOPE OF POSITION The James Oncology Laboratory provides comprehensive, time sensitive laboratory services to patients with a variety of diagnoses or admission/discharge criteria. The Oncology laboratory staff performs testing on patient specimens utilizing chemistry, hematology, urinanalysis, coagulation, blood gases analyzers and assists with bone marrow procedures. The lab provides training for residents, new staff and medical technology students. The laboratory is staffed 24/7. In addition, staff is available for on-call for emergency bone marrow assistance. POSITION SUMMARY The Medical Technologist performs routine automated and manual procedures, verifies and reports test requests and results. Handles phone inquiries regarding patient results, specimen collection and testing frequency. Oncology staff uses the laboratory computer system to review report and call critical values to various healthcare professionals. Laboratory staff performs and documents quality control, quality assurance and preventative maintenance on instrumentation. Medical Technologists work under the direction of the lab manager and lead technologist(s).

Education and experience

Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or biological science with MT certification. Must obtain MT certification within 1 year from date of hire.