Lab Tech (15k Sign On Bonus)
Company: AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center -Atlantic City
Posted on: June 10, 2021
POSITION SUMMARY The Laboratory Technologist performs laboratory
testing procedures and provides clinical result interpretation
according to established procedures, ensuring quality standards are
met. The Laboratory Technologist performs tests in compliance with
established departmental standards. The Technologist reviews and
verifies results to ensure data validity and interprets results.
This position applies appropriate procedural techniques related to
specimen procurement and handling, instrument operation, operator
maintenance, application of universal precautions and inventory
monitoring. The Technologist also participates in the evaluation of
new equipment and troubleshoots equipment problems as needed. The
Laboratory Technologist performs and documents quality control
procedures and proficiency testing in accordance with established
parameters and standards. This position works with the Laboratory
Supervisor/ Manager to resolve quality control, patient or
procedural problems and recommends enhancements to laboratory
procedures. This position supports organizational goals by
providing quality customer service, participates in performance
improvement efforts and demonstrating a commitment to team work and
cooperation. QUALIFICATIONS EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree and
completion of an accredited medical technology program or meets FDA
qualifications for CLIA (1988 Clinical Lab Improvement Amendments)
standards for all laboratory and high complexity testing.
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: MT/MLS ASCP (American Society of Clinical
Pathologists) eligible or equivalent and required from 18 months of
hire date or transfer Certification must be maintained if not
grandfathered from the Board of Registry (BOR) and requires
participation in 12 CEUs annually. PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS
Demonstrates the ability to perform the department specific
competencies as listed on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.
Strict compliance with laboratory Fraud and Abuse policies and
requirements is an employment condition. WORK ENVIRONMENT Must have
the ability to distinguish colors. Potential for exposure to the
hazards and risk of the hospital environment, including exposure to
infectious disease, blood-borne pathogens, hazardous substances,
and potential injury. This position demands increased amounts of
standing, bending and manual manipulation, as well as some light
lifting up to 20lbs. The department specific Assessment and
Evaluation Tool lists the essential functions of this position.
Core competencies will be assessed primarily to the following
patient population(s) served (with the exception of newborns): All
diagnoses/conditions of patients admitted to the hospital.
REPORTING RELATIONSHIP This position reports to the Laboratory
Manager/Supervisor. The above statement reflect the general details
considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job
as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description
of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.
Keywords: AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center -Atlantic City, Camden , Lab Tech (15k Sign On Bonus), Other , Pomona, New Jersey
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