Laboratory Technical Assistant

Olmstead Medical Center Rochester , MN 55905

Posted 2 months ago

Statement of Position

Responsible for accurate imaging in an outpatient clinic setting including but not limited to chest, limb, and sinus imaging. Responsible for accurate laboratory testing in an outpatient clinical lab to include phlebotomy, hematology, urinalysis, specimen processing, and Point of Care chemistry and coagulation.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates competency in performing radiology exams within the scope of practice for Limited Radiology Operator Certification.

  • Demonstrates proficiency in moderate complex laboratory practice including phlebotomy, hematology, urinalysis, specimen processing, and point of care chemistry and coagulation.

  • Performs required quality control and proficiency testing, evaluates data, and implements corrective action as needed.

  • Maintains competency in use of clinical information systems, including RIS, LIS, and EHR, as they apply to job.

  • Manages sufficient supply inventory.

  • Demonstrates competence in use and maintenance of equipment.

  • Demonstrates compliance with OMC and department policies and procedures.

  • Completes and meets all mandatory requirements.

  • Assists with policy and procedure review, development of new testing and training of new employees, as assigned.

  • Performs phlebotomy at skilled nursing facilities, as needed.

Requirements

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma, or equivalent, required

  • Graduate of an accredited Radiological Technology Program or obtained Limited scope operator certification

  • Certified by the ARRT and in good standing with continuing education (ECE's)

  • Prior experience preferred

  • Requires good communication skills and ability to exercise independent judgment and decision-making in problem identification and resolution

  • Valid driver's license

  • BLS certification

  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

  • Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.

  • The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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