Medical Technologist Oxford Immunotec
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED ID 2014-1217
# of Openings 1
Posted Date 7/1/2014
Job Location US-TN-Memphis
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Within the standards of the laboratory, the Medical Technologist performs the T-Spot test. Assures quality of the results and communicates relevance of results to other health care professionals.
Performs the T-Spot diagnostic laboratory test according to laboratory procedures.
Judges whether the results are abnormal/critical and takes appropriate action internally/externally according to laboratory guidelines. Records results of tests with all supporting documentation for clinical interpretation.
Performs regularly scheduled quality control, preventative maintenance, and calibration of equipment according to laboratory guidelines. Performs all troubleshooting and repair.
Participates in department continuing education including training program expanding scope of knowledge.
Trains and teaches laboratory personnel and other clinical staff. Contributes to department continuing education. May observe, guide, verify and check documentation of less experienced lab personnel.
Assists in the supervision of co?workers and acts as a lead as needed. Contributes to efficient workflow by taking initiative and filling in as needed. May assist in schedule preparation.
Performs a variety of special projects or additional work as needed/assigned including participating in new test development and evaluation. Drafts procedures/protocols as directed.
Verifies results and reviews fax and print queue?s for final distribution of reports
Receives specimens delivered by FedEx and other courier service personnel. Opens packages, removes contents and dismantles packages.
Enters sample collection information and patient demographic information into the Orchard Harvest LIS. Stamps requisitions with date of receipt.
Contacts customers via telephone to resolve problems associated with samples received for the T-SPOT.TB test.
Keeps work area neat and tidy.
Prints accession labels; prepares racks with labeled conical centrifuge and Leucosep tubes
Performs inventory and restocks laboratory supplies
Prepares and labels reagents when first opened.
Fills Leucosep tubes with Ficoll Paque Plus according to established laboratory procedures.
Participates in laboratory staff meetings
Scans laboratory requisitions into the Orchard Harvest LIS.
Work requires the analytical skills to collect information from diverse sources, apply professional principles in performing various analyses, and summarize the information and data in order to solve problems OR design relatively complex systems and programs.
Work requires the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and provide empathy in difficult interpersonal situations.
Follows all company safety policies & other safety precautions within work area.
Regular attendance and timeliness is essential
Perform extra Laboratory or administrative duties as assigned
A baccalaureate degree in Medical Technology or in one of the biological, chemical or physical sciences AND completion of a medical laboratory technologist training program OR
A baccalaureate degree, MLT/CLT certification, 3 years of full time clinical laboratory work experience and completion of science coursework equivalent to that required in a laboratory science education program OR
A baccalaureate degree, completion of the 50 week military laboratory training program, 3 years of full time clinical laboratory work experience and completion of science coursework equivalent to that required in a laboratory science education program OR
A baccalaureate degree, 5 years of full time clinical laboratory work experience and completion of science coursework equivalent to that required in a laboratory science education program.
Must be eligible for or possess current registration/certification as a Medical Technologist ? MT (ie. ASCP or NCA).
Must be eligible for or possess an active TN license as a Medical Technologist.
TN Supervisory license preferred
The physical demands described within the Position Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers.
Job requires employee to sit for extended periods of time without being able to leave the work area. Job requires employee to remain on his or her feet in an upright position for continuous periods of time without being able to leave the work area.
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