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Medical Technologist I - 4313 in Nashville, TN at PathGroup

Date Posted: 9/20/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Work schedule: As needed

JOB SUMMARY:

The person in this position is a licensed Medical Technologist (MT) who is responsible for day to day specimen processing, analysis and results reporting. The person in this position performs the standard duties of a Medical Technologist with assistance of Medical Technologist III Lead.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Receive and process specimens according to department protocols.
  • Design and update procedures to promote maximum efficiency/accuracy of testing and reporting.
  • Assists the Supervisor, Manager and Director with administrative functions such as ordering supplies and maintaining inventory.
  • Produces, interprets and reports accurate and precise test results.
  • Identify and correct problems that may adversely affect test performance or result reporting of patient samples.
  • Communicates pertinent section information/issues to supervisor, manager or other appropriate individual.
  • Performs instrument maintenance and method troubleshooting.
  • Validates new methods.
  • Handles CAP surveys.
  • Addresses client concerns.
  • Assists in documentation and maintaining effective department QA/QC programs and monitors.

Must perform within the productivity expectations as set forth by current departmental guidelines.

Job Requirements

EDUCATION & LICENSURE:

  • Bachelors Degree
  • National certification by the American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) as a Clinical Laboratory Specialist as a Medical Technologist (MT).
  • Must hold a valid Tennessee Medical Technologist License.
  • Maintains appropriate continuing education for certification and licensure.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • One year job-related experience required.