Position Summary At Stony Brook Medicine, a TH Clinical Laboratory Technologist II is a valuable member of our team, who provides clinical services to our patient population. Qualified candidates will demonstrate superior patient care and possess outstanding communication skills while adhering to our high standard of excellence. Duties of a TH Clinical Laboratory Technologist in the Stem Cell Department may include the following but are not limited to: Assist in processing of hematopoietic stem cells from bone marrow, blood and Core Blood. Perform laboratory tests and assist in implementation of departmental quality control programs. Review and reports final test results verifying the computer print-out where applicable. This requires extensive knowledge of physiological conditions affecting test results and deviations. Assist in all areas of hospital in the interface of the patient care computer system to access screens as order entry and results review. Undergoes specialized training on all routine preventive maintenance programs for equipment in the laboratory. Assist in data collection of the various assays to ensure the validation of these results according to the standards of FACT. Maintains a general knowledge of the safe laboratory practices, as endorsed by the NYS Department of Health and the OSHA and conducts oneself in a manner consistent with those practices to insure the safety of all personnel. Review, learn and understand all applicable operating standards and regulations. Must assist in the implementation of such standards. While hired for a particular shift, must be flexible to participate in the department functions beyond regular hours Performs other related duties as required or directed. Assist in processing bone marrow and peripheral blood stem cells for cryopreservation Assist in processing bone marrow and peripheral blood stem cells for infusion Monitor environmental controls and logs in the stem cell laboratory Perform critical calculations and analysis of stem cell components and report results on appropriate worksheets and forms Evaluation of adverse events and deviation that always require prompt management support and judgement, and must be reported to promptly to the medical director or his designee. Amassing of QA/ QC data on stem cell products use as instructed by supervisor to meet Joint Commission and other regulatory mandates. Qualifications Required Qualifications: Clinical Laboratory Technologist New York State license, B.S. in clinical sciences/biotechnology with a minimum of three years' experience in Blood bank, immunology, hematology, microbiology. ASCP certification. Preferred Qualifications: Stem cell processing, manipulation, and cryopreservation. Knowledge of quality control and Regulations are a plus. Special Note: Stony Brook Medicine is a smoke free environment. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises. All Hospital positions are subject to changes in pass days and shifts as necessary. This position may require the wearing of respiratory protection, which may prohibit the wearing of facial hair. This function/position has been designated as
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