Job Title:
Med Lab Tech-Processing
Job ID:
444210
Location:
University Hospitals
Department:
Transfusion Service
Full/Part Time:
Full-Time
Regular/Temporary:
Regular
Shift:
Day
FTE %:
100
Salary Range Min:
$12.50
Salary Range Max:
$18.75

Position summary

Med Lab Tech-Processing (Job Opening 444210) - Scope of Position The Blood Bank Lab or Transfusion Services prepares and issues blood components for transfusions. Preparation of blood components includes, receiving blood products from outside sources and OR returns, the preparation of components such as platelet pools: plasma reduced products, thawing FFP and Cryo, allocating blood for neonatal transfusions, ABO/RH typing, crossmatching and antibody screening. The laboratory is staffed 24 hours per day, Sunday through Saturday. Position Summary The Medical Lab Technician- Processor prepares blood components, receives and processes specimens, handles telephone inquires regarding patient results, specimen collection, and product availability and works under the direction of the shift supervisor. This position requires staff to multi task and be standing/ sitting multiple times throughout the shift. This is a physical job but no lifting above 25 lbs.

Education and experience

Associates degree in biological science or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Working knowledge of the principles, operations, and maintenance of lab equipment and good laboratory technique is preferred.