Job Title:
Med Lab Tech-Testing
Job ID:
440017
Location:
James Cancer Hospital/CCC
Department:
James Molecular Lab
Full/Part Time:
Full-Time
Regular/Temporary:
Regular
Shift:
Day
FTE %:
100
Salary Range Min:
$17.00
Salary Range Max:
$25.50

Position summary

Med Lab Tech-Testing (Job Opening 440017) - Scope of Position: The James Molecular Pathology Laboratory performs clinical molecular diagnostics testing and uniquely spans across the research and clinical missions of The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center-Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital (OSUCCC-James). The OSUCCC-James is committed to providing the community/region it serves with high quality services in cancer detection, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation as one of the nations? 10 free standing ?cancer-only? hospitals which, with 300+ beds, is one of the largest PPS-exempt hospitals in the USA (2500+ FTE?s). As an NCI designated Cancer program, the OSUCCC-James encompasses over 400,000 outpatient and clinic patient visits, more than 14,500 hospital admissions and over 10,000 surgeries per year. The CAP-, JCAHO- and CLIA-certified molecular laboratory is recognized as one of the top academic centers performing highly complex genetic testing utilizing advanced technology. It supports outreach testing programs, multi-institution cooperative efforts and educational rotations for medical students, residents, fellows and faculty from internal and external institutions. The Medical Lab Technician- Testing reports to the laboratory manager and is responsible for reagent/ media preparation, performing quality checks, data entry, and specimen logging, tracking and assessment to ensure compliance with procedure and testing protocols. The laboratory is regularly staffed five days a week (Monday through Friday) with weekend hours as needed. Position Summary: The Medical Lab Technician- Testing is responsible for all areas of patient specimen processing, media/reagent preparation, participates in performing preventative maintenance, quality control and assists with safety and compliance. This individual will participate in maintaining databases and other tools for record keeping and documentation in the laboratory ensuring laboratory inspection preparedness / readiness. This position will resp

Education and experience

Associate?s degree in medical technology or biological science with MLT (ASCP) certification. Must obtain MLT certification within one year from the date of hire.