CAROLYN ANN CHAMBERS
Seasoned technologist in every area of the lab. Follow SOP’s adequately. Team player. Critical skill thinker. Accomplished Medical Technologist who has produced tangible results, possess the abilities to be tech-in-charge.
Qualifications with extensive lab experience, organizational skills and testing capabilities.
Quality Control Standards
Bachelor’s Degree in Business: HealthCare Management
Stratford University, Glen Allen, VA Anticipated Graduation: 2020
Diploma for Medical Laboratory Technician
Medical Laboratory Technician School, Community Memorial Hospital, Toms River, NJ
Associates Degree in Science
Ocean County College, Toms River, NJ
-MT General CMH VCU Health System South Hill, VA 03/2018-Present Medical Technologist: Night shift duties were the following: Maintenance of all of the instruments in: Blood Bank, Hematology, Chemistry, and Microbiology, Serology to maintain quality control.
Testing on the following instruments: Sysmex XN, Iris 200, Stago Max, and Architect Plus I 4000, Wadiana.
Communication directly with doctors and nurses with critical results.
Mentoring new employees.
Maintaining supplies and filing reports. Vibra Hospital, Richmond, VA 03/2017 – 2/2018
Maintain lab instruments to ensure standards of quality control.
Performing a variety of tests with a high degree of accuracy and ability to identify mature and immature cells.
Train new hires and provide ongoing mentoring.
Communicate with doctors and nurses regarding critical lab results.
Maintain ample stock and supplies.
Process lab samples through accessioning and accurately send out reference labs.
Richmond Community Hospital, Richmond, VA 8/2014-2/2017
Maintained laboratory instruments to assure that the standards of quality control are maintained and calibration and trouble-shooting when required.
Simutaneously, executing Stat and routine testing on multiple instruments while keeping within the proper turn-around time as requirements.
Reported various tests and critical results to the doctors and nurses within the guidelines of the Standards of procedure.
Send outs, accessioning, and phlebotomy.
Trained new employee showing competency and skills.
Medical Technologist Generalist
Urgent Care, Bon Secours Health System, Richmond, VA 04/2014-8/2014
Maintained quality control for POCT and standard instruments to stay within the guidelines of the standards of operations calibration and trouble- shooting when required.
Duties were: Phlebotomy, stat and routine send-outs.
MT Generalist/Stat Lab
Patient First, Richmond, VA 05/2011-10/2011
Maintained quality control to adhere to standards, and trouble-shooting when required.
Duties were: Stats and routines, sends-outs, triage and vitals, phlebotomy.
Results driven to maximize lab efficiencies.
Performed duties in an independent manner with little or no supervision.
Lab Corp, Richmond, VA 4/2007-12/2010
Adhered to all standards and guidelines while performing all required duties.
Maintained all instruments following protocol.
Performed duties without supervision while staying in within proper turnaround time.
Trained new employees demonstrating skills and competency.
Licenses & Certifications
FL MT/MLT (#TN28687)
ASCP MLT (#038000)
NCA MLT (#0927882)
CPR CERTIFICATION, Expires: 3/2019