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(Sign On Bonus Available) Medical Technologist - Lab

Company: Phoebe Putney Health System
Location: Albany
Posted on: November 24, 2022

Job Description:

Description JOB SUMMARY
Provides accurate and timely laboratory information based on the performance of analytical tests on human body substances. Correlates and interprets test data. This is done to detect evidence of or prevent disease or impairment and to promote and monitor good health. Monitors quality assurance and maintains laboratory instrumentation including all documentation. Follows established guidelines and protocols to provide requested clinical information to Physicians, nurses, and other relevant health care personnel. Orients and trains new employees. In the absence of direct supervision is able to temporarily act as a designated person in charge.
Adheres to the hospital and departmental attendance and punctuality guidelines
Performs all job responsibilities in alignment with the core values, mission and vision of the organization
Performs other duties as required and completes all job functions as per departmental policies and procedures
Maintains current knowledge in present areas of responsibility (i.e., self education, attends ongoing educational programs)
Attends staff meetings and completes mandatory in-services and requirements and competency evaluations on time.
Demonstrates competency at all levels in providing care to all patients based on age, sex, weight, and demonstrated needs. For non-clinical areas, has attended training and demonstrates usage of age- specific customer service skills.
Wears protective clothing and equipment as appropriate.
General environment: Works in a well-lighted, air-conditioned area, with moderate noise levels.
May be exposed to limited hazardous substances or body fluids, or infectious organisms.
May be required to change from one task to another of different nature without loss of efficiency or composure.
Periods of high stress and fluctuating workloads may occur.
May be scheduled as needed including overtime
Evening Shift 3:45PM-1215AM with rotating weekends Qualifications EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
2 year / Associate Degree in Allied Health (Required)
4 year / Bachelor's Degree in Natural Science or related field (Preferred) ;In lieu of a Bachelor's Degree; an Associate Degree and a Minimum of 4 years additional relevant experience is acceptable.
0 - 1 year Ability to perform in one or more laboratory departments as a clinical laboratory scientist. (Preferred)
Required Certifications/Licensures:ASCP preferred - certification by ASCP, AMT, NCA, AAB, or other agency approved by state of Georgia OR Completion of such certification within the requirements of Rules and Regulations of Clinical Laboratories, not to exceed 18 months.
Organizational Skills
Communication Skills
Interpersonal Skills
Customer Relations
Grammar / Spelling
Read / Comprehend Written Instructions
Follow Verbal Instructions
Basic Computer Skills
Have near normal hearing - Hear alarms/telephone/tape recorder/normal speaking voice
Have near normal vision - Clarity of vision (both near and far), ability to distinguish colors
Have good - manual dexterity and eye-hand-foot coordination
Ability to perform - repetitive tasks/motion
Standing - Frequently within shift (34-66%)
Walking - Frequently within shift (34-66%)
Sitting - Frequently within shift (34-66%)
Bending/Stooping - Occasionally within shift (1-33%)
Twist at waist - Occasionally within shift (1-33%)
Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally within shift (1-33%)

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