Wesley Woodlawn, a campus of Wesley Medical Center, provides patients with convenient access to expert heart care, surgical care and emergency services. Our 82-bed facility provides world class medical care while promoting wellness, healthy lifestyles and community health education programs and screenings.
Wesley Woodlawn earned a national Excellence in Patient Care award for a second consecutive year from the healthcare performance improvement firm Studer Group, a Huron Healthcare solution. The hospital was selected based on its overall emergency department patient satisfaction scores, which were in the 90th percentile nationally.
Under general supervision, the Medical Technologist performs, evaluates, and reports clinical laboratory test results used by the physician to diagnose and treat patients. This includes specimen collection, specimen manipulation, equipment operation and troubleshooting, quantitative and qualitative analytic evaluation and communication of results.
Performs clinical laboratory test procedures for high complexity testing according to written procedures, and communicates results to appropriate caregiver
Evaluates acceptability of test results by applying knowledge of specimen suitability, test methodology, quality control parameters, age-related factors, critical values and disease-related factors, and verifies the results if acceptable
Exhibits problem-solving abilities and takes appropriate remedial and corrective action when test results are equivocal or equipment malfunction occurs to ensure accuracy and timeliness of results
Documents work activities and reports test results by utilizing clerical and computer functions to ensure accurate and timely reporting of results
Obtains specimens by venipuncture, heel stick, or other appropriate methods from patients of all ages, newborn through geriatric, when requested to assist in efficient lab operation
Performs quality control, equipment calibration and equipment maintenance procedures according to written procedures to ensure accurate and timely lab results
Trains new employees, instructs medical technology students and MLT students and presents staff continuing education/in-service programs as required to ensure a well-trained and educated staff.
Required Registration, Licensure or Certification
Current certification as a Medical Technologist by the American Society of clinical Pathologists or CAHEA
Current drivers license
Required Education or Experience
Bachelor's degree in chemical, physical, or biological science, or medical technology from an accredited institution
Required Knowledge and Skills
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively
Demonstrated computer skills
Demonstrated decision making and problem solving skills
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