Community Health Systems Medical Lab Tech/Medical Technologist (MLT/MT) - Full time - Night shift - Free Standing Emergency Dept. in Petersburg, Virginia

Description:

Performs routine and specialized moderate and high complexity laboratory tests on all types of blood and body fluid specimens under minimal supervision. Insures accurate and reliable test results by adhering to a strict quality control program. Performs instrument function checks and preventative maintenance procedures according to department s policies and procedures. Maintains records and statistical data according to regulative requirements. Teaches new employees and students laboratory policies and procedures. Collects chain of custody urine drug screens as required. Performs breath alcohol testing as needed. Assists as needed in all laboratory areas as required to maintain appropriate patient care.

Qualifications

Education: AS or BS degree from an accredited college or university preferred. Degree must be in Medical Technology/Medical Lab Tech. or one of the biological or chemical sciences. Laboratory training through an accredited laboratory school required.

Experience: One to two years experience preferred.

Licenses/Certificates: Registration as a Medical Technologist/MLT, (ASCP), (AMT), HEW, or CLS (NCA), MLS required

Job: Laboratory

Organization: Southside Regional Medical Center

Location: VA-Petersburg

Requisition ID: 1813730