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Medical Technologist

Huggins Hospital | Wolfeboro, NH 03894

Huggins Hospital
Under the general supervision of the Laboratory Supervisor in conjunction with the Manager of Laboratory Services, is responsible for performing a variety of routine and complex analysis on clinical samples to obtain data for use in the diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of disease.

This is a part-time day position.

1 Participates in the Laboratory Quality Control (QC), Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Improvement (QI) policies and projects
2 Participates in the Laboratory proficiency testing program to demonstrate competency, ensure quality and compliance with regulatory agencies
3 Author, revise, review and submit for approval Laboratory procedures
4 Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; and/or participating in professional societies

1 Reviews and releases patient results in the LIS within established turn around times, adhering to any applicable repeat analysis policies
2 Complies with all notification policies for critical and STAT results, documenting the notification in the LIS
3 Manages instrument and interim worksheets appropriately
4 Performs preparation, distribution, storage and retrieval of Laboratory reports
5 Performs Reference Laboratory result/report processing
6 Performs technical supply inventory and maintains appropriate supply levels to ensure continuity of service

1 Performs venipuncture and capillary collections utilizing age appropriate technique in accordance with regulations and Laboratory policies and procedures
2 Performs specimen collection and provides age appropriate patient instructions for optimal collection and sample quality
3 Ensures proper sample labeling and performs appropriate sample processing based on requested tests including sample quality assessment, centrifugation, separation and proper storage as needed
4 Performs Reference Laboratory procedures for clinical and anatomical samples including sample receiving, processing, ordering and sending out samples utilizing manual, interfaced and online mechanisms to the Reference Laboratory
5 Reviews/places electronic orders for laboratory testing ensuring completeness and medical necessity utilizing ABNs if necessary

1 Achieves and maintains documented clinical competency as required by CLIA regulations and Laboratory policy for all in-house testing systems
2 Performs all complexity of testing in accordance with Laboratory policies and procedures. Demonstrates organizational skills to effectively and efficiently manage the laboratory workload with or without supervision
3 Utilizes Laboratory instrumentation in accordance with the manufacturer's and Laboratory's policies and procedures. Performs and documents scheduled and unscheduled maintenance as needed
4 Analyzes and reviews quality control in accordance with Laboratory policy prior to releasing patient results to ensure accurate results. Investigates/troubleshoots/ resolves/ documents any instrument/assay/quality control issues
5 Participates in new instrument/assay/method validation. Participates in training and orientation of new employees and students

Job Code: 1901115
Posted On: 07/20/192019-07-20
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Healthcare, Science
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