Job Title:
Medical Technologist
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University Hospitals
Critical Care Laboratory
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Position summary

Medical Technologist (Job Opening 440349) - Scope of Position The Critical Care Laboratory provides comprehensive, time sensitive laboratory services to patients with a variety of diagnoses or admission/discharge criteria. The Critical Care Laboratory utilizes a total laboratory automated system that delivers specimens to automated chemistry, hematology, urinalysis, blood gases, immunochemistry and coagulation analyzers. The lab provides training for residents, new staff and medical technology students. The laboratory is staffed 24 hours per day, Sunday through Saturday. Position Summary The medical laboratory technologist performs routine automated and manual procedures, verifies and reports test requests and results. Handles phone inquires regarding patient results, specimen collection and testing frequency. CCL 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. The laboratory also provides training for residents, new staff and medical technology students. Medical laboratory technologists work under the direction of the Lab manager, lead technologist.

Education and experience

Bachelor?s degree in medical technology or biological science with MT certification. Must obtain MT certification within six months from the date of hire.