K.A. Recruiting Buffalo , NY 14201
Full-time Medical Technologist needed at a great hospital in Western New York!
(2nd or 3rd shift available!)
The Work involves performing one or more tests or examinations in a clinical laboratory incident to the diagnosis or treatment of diseases. This is laboratory work involving the performance of specialized as well as a variety of standardized tests. Work is performed under the direct supervision of a higher ranking technical employee for assignments and review of work for conformance to procedures. Does related work as required.
Receives specimens to perform routine or special tests on such material as blood, urine, sputum and body fluids
Conducts tests, examinations or analysis in such fields as bacteriology, immunology, hematology, immunohematology, chemistry, histopathology, blood banking or serology according to established procedures
Evaluates laboratory test data as to necessity for further process of specimens
Sets up and adjusts clinical laboratory equipment
Prepares various types of media, reagents, and test solutions
Prepares smears, stains and slides for microscopic analysis
Performs microscopic examinations on specimens including gram stains
Communicates essential laboratory data to physicians and other health officials as rapidly as is necessary to optimum patient care
Exercises care and safety in handling infections and biologically active specimens and in using clinical laboratory equipment
Collects specimens from patients which may include phlebotomy
Maintains records and prepares patient reports for tests and examinations
Keeps equipment clean and in working order
-Good knowledge of modern laboratory techniques, terminology and equipment as related to a clinical laboratory
Ability to perform clinical laboratory work with a high degree of accuracy
Ability to maintain accurate records of test results and prepare clinical laboratory reports
Ability to exercise safety precautions in handling infections and biologically active specimens and in using clinical laboratory equipment
A) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in Clinical Laboratory Technology, Medical Technology or related title which meets the standards set forth in Title 8, Article 165 of New York State's Education Law and Subpart 79-13 of the Regulations of the Commissioner of Education; or
B) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor's degree in one of the biological, chemical, or physical sciences and one (1) year of experience in a clinical laboratory; or:
C) Possession of a license or limited permit to practice as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist as issued by the New York State Education Department.
*Possession of a license to practice as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist as issued by the New York State Education Department
Offering fantastic compensation and full benefits. For more information, please submit your resume for review!