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Medical Technologist

Company:
Entourage Consulting LLC
Location:
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Posted:
March 25, 2019

Description:

Entourage is accepting resumes for Medical Technologist to work in Nashville, TN.

General Description:

Medical Technologist will perform stat and routine testing in the laboratory in the areas of specimen processing, hematology, chemistry, coagulation, urinalysis, basic microbiology and blood bank. Medical Technologist will perform patient/unit blood compatibility testing and issue compatible blood and blood products if required.

Specific Tasks:

• You will be expected to provide patient testing and preservation of specimens for later analysis. Perform stat and routine testing in the laboratory at the Nashville campus in the areas of hematology, chemistry, coagulation, urinalysis, basic microbiology and blood bank. You will send out testing required on a STAT basis.

• You shall perform steps of analysis for a full range of standard, routine and specialized tests including instrument maintenance and performance checks, preparation of reagents/media, calibration/calibration verification of assays; and quality control testing.

• You shall follow all Clinical Laboratory protocols and procedures in accordance with local, CAP, FDA and CLIA standards.

• You shall participate in routine CAP Survey evaluations on a rotating basis.

• You shall perform required testing in blood bank and issue blood and blood products as requested and ordered by physicians.

• You shall request blood and blood products from the American Red Cross should the need arise under Nashville purchase order.

• You must be able to use the computer system and enter patient results in the computer system.

• You must meet all Tennessee Valley Healthcare requirements to include the Privacy Act, HIPAA and Patient Safety rules, and all confidentiality rights of patients.

Qualifications:

• You must have Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Laboratory Science or in a related science.

• You must be Certified through American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or American Medical Technologists (AMT).

• You must be able to speak, understand, read and write English fluently.