Technologist Medical I (Special Coagulation)
Company: Quest Diagnostics
Posted on: June 25, 2022
Technologist Medical I - Lewisville, TX - Monday thru Friday
-(Rotational Saturday)Special CoagulationJOB RESPONSIBILITIES:1.
Follow the laboratory's procedures for specimen handling and
processing, test analyses, reporting and maintaining records of
patient test result;2. Maintain records that demonstrate that
proficiency testing samples are tested in the same manner as
patient specimens; 3. Analyze specimens using approved testing
procedures (see department SOPs). 4. Review and release test
results. 5. Follow CLIA, HIPAA, OSHA, and safety guidelines as
described in their respective guidelines. 6. Adhere to the
laboratory's quality control policies, document all quality control
activities, instrument and procedural calibrations and all
maintenance performed; 7. Follow the laboratory's established
policies and procedures whenever test systems are not within the
laboratory's established acceptable levels of performance. 8.
Identify problems that may adversely affect test performance or
reporting of test results, correct the problems encountered or
immediately notify the senior technologist or supervisor. 9.
Document all corrective actions taken when test systems deviate
from the laboratory's established performance specifications. 10.
Follow department's procedure in reporting STATS or Critical
results to clients. 11. If applicable, answer questions from
customers or other lab personnel.12. Maintain complete records of
all testing performed on-site. 13. Maintain general appearance of
the department.14. Make sure reagents/test kits have received
dates, expiration dates, and if applicable opened dates. 15.
Review/train on new procedures. 16. Attend monthly department and
any additional training/educational meetings. 17. Participate in
all applicable safety training sessions. Know the location and
contents of the safety manual. Know the location/use of all
applicable safety equipment. 18. If needed, participate in
government or regulatory agency inspections. 19. Perform other
duties as directed by supervisor.JOB REQUIREMENTS:Education: BS in
Medical Technology preferred; or BS/BA in Chemistry or Biology, or
Associates degree in a Laboratory Science or Medical Technology, or
Previously qualified as a Technologist under 42 CFR 493. 1433
published in March 14, 1990. Foreign educated candidates must
provide a detailed credential evaluation from IERF (International
Education Research Foundation). United States educated candidates
must provide a detailed original transcript.Work Experience: -1
year Clinical experience (high complexity testing) preferred.
Minimum of 1 year of clinical laboratory experience in highly
complex testing for those with BS/BA in Chemistry or
Biology.Special Requirements: 1. Must have the ability to establish
work priorities and handle several procedures simultaneously. 2.
Must interact with other departments. 3. Contact with clients may
be required, good customer service skills are important. 4. Must
protect patient confidentiality at all times.Key Word Search---
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Management, Pain Monitoring, LCMS, mass spectrometry,
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