The Medical Technician, MLT, CLT is responsible for performing the laboratory procedures in at least three or more functional sections of the clinical laboratory in accordance with the policies and procedures that are in effect. The Key Areas of the laboratoray are Blood Bank, Hematology, Coagulation, Immunology, Chemistry, Urinalysis, and Microbiology.
The technician maintains the instruments in his/her area, performs Quality Control procedures, Calibrations, review of Quality Control and Calibration data to ensure accuracy and aids in improving the performance of the laboratory. The technologist may well be expected to perform other functions not specified. There are other duties such as teaching, purchasing, inventory, writing procedures, etc. that could be logical assignments for this position depending on the area in which the tech excels.
MLT (ASCP), MLT (AAB), MLT (AMT), CLT, military trained with MOS 92B30, NEC 8417, NEC 8506, AFSC 90450, AFB 90470 plus 40 quarter hours of college biological sciences, chemistry mathematics (24 semester hours)