Company: Diverse Lynx
Posted on: November 26, 2022
This position is responsible for performing tests through approved
department procedures and in accordance with all regulatory agency
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability to
DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES (include but are not limited to the
Perform laboratory tests accurately and in a timely fashion
following established guidelines and physician orders. Report all
tests in a timely, efficient, and accurate manner in compliance
with documented laboratory procedures timely.
Inform appropriate personnel of department supply needs ensuring
Perform, record and analyze QC data in order to make judgments
concerning the results and take appropriate action to maintain
accuracy and precision.
Maintain a safe and efficient working environment by performing
equipment checks, cleaning work area, and monitoring temperatures
in accordance with regulatory agencies and hospitals policies.
Recognize and troubleshoot malfunctions of advanced technological
equipment and initiates corrective action.
Maintain clinical competency and current professional knowledge by
reading relevant journal articles and attending training
Evaluate new testing methodology and contributes to writing
technical laboratory procedures.
Identify and resolve problems that may adversely affect test
analyses and/or notify the general supervisor, technical supervisor
or director when appropriate.
Document corrective actions taken when test systems deviate from
the laboratorys acceptable guidelines.
Perform and transmit EKG's.
Assist Laboratory Supervisor with yearly departmental
Perform complex laboratory procedures, recognizes deviation for
expected results, analyzes and corrects problems using scientific
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Strong written and verbal communication skills with prevalent
Ability to mentor, train, motivate, direct and empower team
Ability to handle sensitive and confidential situations and
Ability to work independently
Ability to work in fast paced, rapidly changing, and regulated
Analytical skills to identify and resolve problems in a timely
Exhibit sound and accurate judgment
Demonstrated ability to learn and apply new approaches
Maintain professional technical knowledge
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
Bachelors or associates degree in Laboratory science, a related
field in Science, or equivalent experience.
Certification by ASCP, NCA, or AMT preferred.
Knowledge of all areas in the laboratory demonstrated through
Knowledge of laboratory computer system preferred.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/ WORKING ENVIRONMENT
Work environment characteristics described here 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
Must be able to independently and successfully interpret all color
defined test results.
Sit an average of
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