Company Info

St. Luke's University Health Network

801 Ostrum Street
Bethlehem, PA, United States

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Web Site: sluhn.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/SLUHN/8/refreshFacet/318c8bb6f553100021d223d9780d30be

Company Profile


Medical Technologist/Medical Lab Technician


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Category:

Medical Technologist

Title:

Medical Technologist/Medical Lab Technician

Location:

Bethlehem, PA 

Zip Code:

18018
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Employment Type:

Full time, PRN/Part time

Salary:

Depends on Exerience per hour
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Job Requirements:

PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS:

Sitting up to 7 hours per day - 2 hour increments. Standing up to 5 hours per day - 2 hour increments. Walking - up to 7 hours per day - short increments. Frequently uses fingers to manipulate small vials, pipetting, etc. Continuous use of hands for operation of laboratory equipment and computer keyboard. Occasional lifting of boxes/equipment up to 30 lbs. Occasional pushing/pulling of equipment. Frequent stooping, bending. Occasional crouching. Frequent reaching above shoulder level and stretching across work area (30" depth). Hearing as
it relates to normal, high and low frequencies. Seeing as it relates to general, far, near, color and peripheral vision. Depth perception. Ability to palpate veins.

EDUCATION:

MLS/MT/MLT (ASCP) OR equivalent required.

 

TRAINING:

 Successful completion of an accredited MLS/MT/MLT Program or equivalent experience.

Job Description:

The Medical Technologist performs waived, moderate and highly complex laboratory tests. Assumes responsibility for teaching/training of students and/or new employees, problem-solving and quality control. Performs special assignments as delegated.

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Performs laboratory tests according to established protocols as designated by supervisor/manager.
  • Operates laboratory instrumentation as necessary to perform laboratory tests.
  • Trouble shoots instrumentation with the aid of consulting technical services.
  • Performs routine tests in other network laboratories as assigned.
  • Performs phlebotomy duties as assigned.
  • Assumes responsibility for problem solving, teaching students and/or new employees, quality control and instrument maintenance.
  • Monitors inventory of supplies and reports low volume to the appropriate person.
  • Accurately transcribes test results or enters results into laboratory information system.
  • Follows established policies regarding proper documentation of critical values, reagent lot numbers and other quality assurance data.
  • Attends continuing education or training sessions inside and/or outside the hospital campus to meet minimum standards of accrediting agencies.

Job ID:

39154