Technologist-Medical
Baptist Memorial Health Care
 Oxford, MS

Overview and Responsibilities

Job Responsibilities

Receives, identifies, organizes, and prioritizes specimen to ensure accurate and timely test processing. Performs and reports requested laboratory procedures. Performs quality control, proficiency testing, routine instrument maintenance and inventory control. Evaluates positive patient identification to reduce analytical and post-analytical error and/or adverse patient outcomes. Assesses, evaluates and draws appropriate conclusions. Supports life long learning. Completes assigned goals.

Job Summary

Utilizes laboratory skills to perform and report results of clearly defined laboratory procedures assuring optimal patient outcomes. Responsible for assigned shifts and subject to overtime and call back as required. Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Education

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired

State Licensure and/or National registration or certification in concordance with current Federal and/or State Regulations.

Experience

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired

No experience necessary, but must have completed accredited MT program.

Hospital experience preferred.

Licensure

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired Minimum licensure requires at least one of the following licensure/certifications within 12 months of hire: AMT, ASCP, or NCA. Preferred licensure is to be ASCP licensed.

ASCP