Medical Laboratory Technician / Medical Technologist in Mayfield, KY at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 12/25/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Jackson Purchase Medical Center

Follows standardized procedures and helps prepare samples for testing.

Collects samples and analyze bodily fluids and substances for abnormalities.

Operates laboratory equipment in a high-quality, effective manner.

Analyzes test results for accuracy, acceptability, and critical limits, and reports/documents results per organizational standards.

Performs automates tests using computerized instruments & automated equipment.

Performs manual tests based on detailed instructions from a physician.

Runs tests and analyzes the results to be reported to the patient, physician, registered nurse or other licensed person.

Performs Quality Control work to ensure accuracy of equipment and tests performed.

Assist Lab Assistants as needed.

Analyze samples used for transfusions.

Collects specimens, including blood from patients.

Completes annual competencies in a timely manner.

Performs instrument maintenance and troubleshooting.

Maintains Supplies.

Reports critical values in a timely manner.

Job Requirements

Performs diagnostic testing on patient samples to aid in the diagnosis and/or monitoring of various disease states.

Bachelors Degree: Required


ASCP Certification or Equivalent Required


AAB, AMT or State Licensure Required

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