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Medical Technician

Location:
Fort Myers, Florida, United States
Posted:
March 26, 2019

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INSLEY EVANS

MAILING: P.O. BOX ***, CORTEZ, CO **321

CELL: 503-***-****~ E-MAIL: ac8wx0@r.postjobfree.com

OBJECTIVE

To obtain a career start in any area of the Medical Lab or Administrative Fields.

EDUCATION

2003-Present American Associates of Bioanalysts (AAB) USA

National Certification equivalent to ASCP and AMT. (Pending)

Registration #2030075 (Pending)

Medical Technologist (MT) Certification

2009-Present American Medical Technologist (AMT) USA

Nationally Certified equivalent to ASCP.

Registration #228577350

Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) Certification

North Dakota State License

1.License Number 09-261909-II

Florida State License

1.License Number TC-45410

12/2015-Present American Heart Association USA

BLS Certification TC ID #NM041106

CPR & AED Certified

07/2014-Present ProCPR USA

BLS Certification #140************

Adult/Child/Infant

08/2003-12/2005 Miami-Dade College Medical Campus Miami, FL

Bachelor’s Degree in Business & Administration. (Pending)

Credits Earned

12/1998-Present George Washington University Washington, D.C.

Bachelor’s Degree in Science. (Pending)

Credits Earned

12/1998-12/1999 AMEDD Center & School Ft. Sam Houston, TX

Certificate of Completion Diploma

09/1994-1998 Miami Central High School Miami, FL

Graduated-Diploma received

SKILLS

Computer Literate in All Microsoft Applications, Adobe Photoshop, Internet, and Capable of Answering Up to 10 Phone Lines.

Peoples’ Person and a great Inspirational, Motivational, and Political Public Speaker.

Business Savvy

Dedicated Graphic Designer, Sales, Marketing, Promotions, and Advertisement specialist

Self-Starter

Entrepreneur with Khameleon Inc. when not employed with another employer. Please log on to: www.khameleoninc.org/welcome for more information.

EXPERIENCE

07/2016–10/2017 Southwest Memorial Hospital Cortez, CO

Medical Technologist (Full-Time) Contract/Permanent

Responsible for performing and observing laboratory tests on patient specimens and correctly recording all results. Uses and maintains all laboratory equipment correctly. Perform all testing following all policies and procedures approved by the Laboratory Medical Director, including all safety regulations.

Responsible for maintaining and using various equipment in the Clinical Laboratory; safely and correctly. Responsible for accurately timely performing patient testing and reporting of results as qualified by education and experience in Chemistry, Hematology, Coagulation, Blood Banking, Urinalysis, Serology, and Microbiology.

Performs quality control procedures per policy and maintains records on these checks in all departments. Responsible for instrument maintenance including documentation of performance in all departments. Responsible for troubleshooting all equipment or processes and documentation of all troubleshooting events. Responsible for participating in the laboratory Quality Management Program.

Responsible for documenting correct information for billing purposes. Receives and logs patient specimens: urine, blood, spinal fluid, body fluid, etc. Responsible for preparing all specimens for testing in the lab and in a reference lab, including centrifugation, preservation/fixing and storage. Responsible for appropriate handling of all reagent systems including all safety precautions in all departments. Follows standard precautions at all times. Using age specific techniques performs Phlebotomy according to specimen collection procedures including using the correct collection containers. Notifies patient care unit and/or physician of all critical test values.

Stock and Order supplies when needed for all departments. Record all test results in logbooks, quality control records and in the computer system as appropriate per policy. Performs results calculation as required by procedures. Always verifies that the proper specimen is being analyzed for the proper patient and for the indicated test procedure. Demonstrates knowledge of new testing methods, products and instrumentation; remains informed on all current technologies. Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors.

Initiates the meeting of responsibilities without prompting. Demonstrates the values of team concept on a consistent basis. Interacts professionally with all department members, physician’s staff, administration and the Director of Clinical Laboratory and Pathology.

04/2016–06/2016 Boca Toxicology Boca Raton, FL

Medical Technologist (Full-Time) Contract

Performs all routine and some complicated laboratory procedures for Toxicology. Provided a logical and independent mind, meticulous attention to detail, excellent written and oral communication skills, and good team working abilities.

Use analytical and scientific techniques to identify toxins such as chemicals, biological substances and radiation, and to assess the potential risks and harmful effects posed by them. Investigate toxic materials and how they can affect the environment and living organisms. Designing, planning and undertaking controlled experiments and trials devising and testing hypotheses; using appropriate analytical techniques to identify and quantify toxins, analyzing and interpreting data, giving evidence in court, and carrying out field studies.

Study relevant literature, writing reports, reviews and papers; while performing risk assessments to determine the likelihood of harmful effects, assisting in establishing regulations to protect humans, animals and the environment, collaborating and sharing expertise and research findings with scientific and technical staff

12/2015–03/2016 Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital Lebanon, OR

Medical Technologist (Full-Time) Contract

Performs all routine and some complicated laboratory procedures for Microbiology, Blood Bank, Urinalysis, Clinical Chemistry, Immunohematology, Immunology, and Hematology; to include specimen processing and handling; calculations and reporting of results.

Provides safe, effective, quality medical laboratory services to infant, pediatric, adult and geriatric patients in accordance with professional standards.

Performs analyses that require a complex network of steps and variables. Confirms and verifies results through an in-depth knowledge of techniques, principles and instruments.

Correlates and interprets data based on knowledge of physiological conditions affecting test results. Establishes and monitors quality assurance programs.

05/2015–09/2015 Matagorda Regional Medical Center Bay City, TX

Medical Technologist (Full-Time) Contract

Performs all routine and some complicated laboratory procedures for Microbiology, Blood Bank, Urinalysis, Clinical Chemistry, Immunohematology, Immunology, and Hematology; to include specimen processing and handling; calculations and reporting of results.

Responsible for performing bacteriological tests on body fluids, exudates, and skin scrapings all other culture materials. Can prepare and send out all specimens for mycology, parasitology, and virology.

Responsible for performing Immunological and serological tests on body fluids and other specimens, documents all test results accurately and maintains Clinical Laboratory equipment.

Responsible for the collecting, testing, and storing of blood. Maintains Blood Bank records. Performs Blood Bank procedures.

Responsible for performing and observing chemical tests on patients specimens and correctly records all results. Uses and maintains all laboratory equipment correctly.

Responsible for receiving blood specimens, performing blood tests and studies the morphology of the components of blood. Documents all test results correctly.

Responsible for being a professional at all times and performing at the best of my abilities. Addressed each and every person as an equal. Maintained good professional manners and quality work in the clinical laboratory and all areas of the hospital.

09/2013–01/2015 Crownpoint Healthcare Facility (Indian Health Services) Crownpoint, NM

Medical Technologist (GS-09) (Full-Time) Federal Contract

Work assignments encompassed include such specializations as Chemistry, Microbiology, Hematology, Immunology, Urinalysis, and Immunohematology. Responsible for application of analytical methods and procedures in the performance of a variety of standardized tests/examinations of human tissue, fluids, and or other substances in the clinical laboratory.

Exercises professional judgment and experience in determining the causes or possible significance of improper or imprecise outcomes. Performs preventive maintenance, periodic inspection and performance testing of equipment and instruments together with the maintenance of appropriate records.

Provides guidance, direction, and training to ancillary laboratory and other personnel. Maintains professional knowledge and proficiency in Medical Technology through continuing education, staff meetings, and participation in professionally oriented activities. Works on a regularly assigned, rotational or callback basis to provide continuity of laboratory services during evenings, nights, holidays, and weekends.

07/2013–03/2014 IRL (Integrated Regional Laboratories) Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Medical Technician II (Per-Diem) As Needed

Performs stat and routine clinical microbiology testing consistent with written procedures under the direction of a laboratory supervisor. Support the clinical laboratory testing needs of IRL System. Analyze and report results on test patient specimens in order to ensure timely and accurate results to clients.

Demonstrate and apply the theoretical concepts of clinical laboratory medicine using independent judgment. Regularly works in at least 5 clinical microbiology technical specialty areas.

11/2012–01/2013 Bothwell Regional Health Center Sedalia, MO

Medical Technician (Full-Time) Contract

Performs all routine laboratory procedures for Microbiology, Blood Bank, Coagulation, Urinalysis, Chemistry, Immunohematology, and Hematology. Performed specimen processing and handling; calculations and reporting of results.

Perform quality control procedures, operation and maintenance of instruments and equipment. Performed Phlebotomy, Blood Gases, other patient-oriented tasks, and other related duties as requested or directed.

Assist supervisor in meeting department regulatory agency requirements (Cap, etc.). Demonstrates the ability to deal with priorities first, and plans for completion of remaining duties.

07/2012–11/2012 Jicarilla Service Unit (Indian Health Services) Dulce, NM

Medical Technologist (GS-07/09) (Full-Time) Federal Contract

Performs all routine laboratory procedures for Urinalysis, Chemistry, and Hematology; to include specimen processing and handling; calculations and reporting of results.

Performs quality control procedures, operation and maintenance of instruments and equipment; to include Phlebotomy, other patient-oriented tasks, and other related duties as requested or directed.

10/2011–03/2012 Trinity Hospital Minot, ND

Medical Technician (Full-Time) Contract

Performs all routine and some complicated laboratory procedures for Microbiology, Blood Bank, Urinalysis, Clinical Chemistry, Immunohematology, Immunology, and Hematology; to include specimen processing and handling; calculations and reporting of results.

Perform complex analysis, fine-line discrimination, and error correction. Able to understand the interdependency of test and have knowledge of physiological conditioning conditions affecting test results in order to confirm these test results and develop data that may be used by physician in determining the presence, extent, and as far as possible, care of a disease

Performs quality control procedures, operation and maintenance of instruments and equipment; to include Phlebotomy, other patient-oriented tasks, and other related duties as requested or directed.

07/2010–04/2011 Santa Rosa Hospital San Antonio, TX

Medical Technician (Full-Time) Perm

Performs all routine and some complicated laboratory procedures for Microbiology, Blood Bank, Chemistry, and Hematology; to include specimen processing and handling; calculations and reporting of results.

Performs quality control procedures, operation and maintenance of instruments and equipment; to include Phlebotomy, other patient-oriented tasks, and other related duties as requested or directed.

03/2010–06/2010 Western Arizona Regional Medical Center Bullhead City, AZ

Medical Laboratory Technician (Full-Time) Perm

Performs all routine and some complicated laboratory procedures for Microbiology, Blood Bank, Chemistry, and Hematology; to include specimen processing and handling; calculations and reporting of results

Able to work quickly, accurately and handle large volumes of work and coordinate several activities simultaneously. Knowledge of instrumentation and Laboratory Medicine; to include experience with a laboratory information systems. Knowledge of the various clinical normal ranges for all age groups. Able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the public. Able to follow directions, perform work according to department standards when no directions are given, display good interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written.

09/2009–02/2010 Havasu Regional Medical Center Lake Havasu City, AZ

Medical Laboratory Technician (Full-Time) Contract

Performs standard routine, complex, automated and manual laboratory techniques without direct supervision; ensures proper functioning of laboratory equipment by performing preventative and corrective maintenance, and troubleshooting basic instrument malfunctions; calibrates and assesses the accuracy of laboratory equipment.

Performs, evaluates, and records quality control measures and institutes corrective action as appropriate; assists in maintaining inventory and supplies; performs phlebotomy using age specific techniques; collects, prepares and determines acceptability of specimens; prioritizes assignment of test requests and coordinates general work flow.

Able to recognize normal, abnormal or unexpected results, errors and problems with patient test results; evaluates, interprets and reports test results; observes principles of data security/patient confidentiality; assists in training of new assistants and technologists; supervises Laboratory Assistants; assists in evaluation of new methods and equipment; interacts with other healthcare workers to solve problems and interpret patient results; attends and participates in department meetings; and performs other duties as assigned.

02/2009–09/2009 Mercy Hospital Devils Lake, ND

Medical Laboratory Technician (Full-Time) Contract

Performs Chemical, Bacteriological, Serological, Blood Bank, Hematology, Coagulation, Urinalysis and Microscopic procedures to all age groups (neonates/infants, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric) in all sections of the laboratory. Maintains records of performance as defined in the laboratory’s general and sectional policy and procedure manuals. Perform Phlebotomy tasks. Prepare specimens for send out. Prepare IP, OP, ER, clinic(s) specimen/paperwork. Answer all phones professionally and promptly. Proficient operation of all analyzers. Conduct Daily Quality Control (QC) in all sections of the laboratory and maintain record of procedures. Maintain par level supplies and restock as needed.

Troubleshooting of results and correlate with diagnosis. Maintain professional physician interaction. Identify, repeat, or report to proper person and document all critical values. Participates on proficiency testing.

Complies with CHI (Catholic Health Initiatives) Standards of Conduct. Participates in educational programs to enhance skills and maintain licensure requirements.

08/2008–11/2008 The Memorial Hospital Craig, CO

Medical Laboratory Technician (Full-Time) Contract

Positive and supportive team member to Lab Department. Participates in interdepartmental process improvements and process evaluation efforts and/or participates on CQI items. Attends staff meetings. Interaction with other departments in solving problems and working as a team. Acts as an internal consultant and educator to hospital staff in areas of expertise, as needed. Demonstrates a professional and caring attitude.

Perform Phlebotomy tasks. Courtesy to patients and coworkers. Prepare specimens for send out. Prepare IP, OP, ER, clinic(s) specimen/paperwork. Answer all phones professionally and promptly. Accurately take orders from physicians (local and out of town). Accurately prepare chain of custody specimen collection. Assign correct charges for tests and specimen received. Adheres to departmental policy regarding call.. Maintain par level supplies and restock as needed. Autoclave biohazardous waste. Proper disposal of sharps/broken/contaminated glassware.

Proficient operation of all analyzers. Determine good collection. Poor vs. rejection on all specimens. Perform routine UA procedures and backup tests. Proficiently and accurately perform Microbiology procedures. Perform routine/special Hematology procedures. Perform routine/special Blood Bank procedures. Perform routine/special Chemistry procedures. Perform routine/special Serology and Coagulation procedures. Proficient with the LIS operations. Troubleshooting of results and correlate with diagnosis. Maintain professional physician interaction. Identify, repeat, or report to proper person and document all critical values. Participates on proficiency testing.

11/2007–04/2008 Air Force Institute for Operational Health Brooks City-Base, TX

Medical Laboratory Technician (Epidemiology Surveillance Division) (Full-Time) Federal Contract

Performed laboratory procedures in Virology. Perform all clerical duties to maintain all laboratory documentation and workflow. Follow all OSHA, MSDS, CAP, and Standardized Safety protocols according to the practice. Receive laboratory tests for processing. Prepare equipment, reagents, and supplies for routine laboratory testing. Conduct Quality Control, and report results of analyses. Perform preventative maintenance on laboratory equipment.

01/2006–05/2007 Rheumatology Associates of South Texas San Antonio, TX

Medical Laboratory Supervisor, Consultant, Technician, and Phlebotomist (Full-Time) Perm

(CLIA Compliance-High Complexity Rheumatology Laboratory)

Solely developed, while providing 24-Hour consultation and support to establish, operate, and manage a Laboratory from a Moderate Complexity Laboratory to a High Complexity Laboratory. Overseen staff on OSHA, MSDS, and Standardized Safety protocols according to the practice. Performed laboratory procedures in Chemistry, Hematology, Immunohematology, Endocrinology, and Phlebotomy. Perform all clerical duties to maintain all laboratory documentation and workflow. Performed High Complexity Testing such as but not limited to i.e. RF/3, dsDNA, ANA/8 Panels, CCP, Vitamin-D, PTH, ANA Screens, and Beta2GlycoProtein.

Receive and log requests for laboratory tests. Collected, labeled, and accessioned specimens for processing. Prepared equipment, reagents, and supplies for routine laboratory testing. Conducted Quality Control, calibrations, and reported results of analyses. Performed preventative maintenance on laboratory equipment. Collected blood by venipuncture for geriatric and adolescent patients.

06/2004–11/2004 Oracle Laboratory Diagnostics Davie, FL

Medical Laboratory Technical Support & Customer Service Representative (Full-Time) Contract

Assisted Owner’s in Business operations involving Technologist, Employees, Vendors, and Inventory. Supplied answers to Clients with Test, Patient, and Technical support answers. Logged inbound and outbound calls with patients or clients in a polite and professional manner. Notified Client Medical Personnel of any abnormal, panic value, or stat results on patients. Annotated and data entered any test add-on’s or changes of misspelled names on patients specimen. Faxed and received requests of Clients. Maintained Inventory control for all of the Laboratory departments including send-out supplies for Clients.

Conducted venipuncture on patients, specimen collection, and processing on all samples. Kept all patient records filed and maintained a clean area. Assisted Technologist in all departments in test procedure set-ups.

01/2004–06/2004 Lab Corporation of America Hollywood, FL

Medical Laboratory Technical Support (Client Services) (Full-Time) Contract

Supplied answers to Clients with Test, Patient, and Technical support questions.

Logged inbound and outbound calls with patients or clients in a polite and professional manner.

Notified Client Medical Personnel of any abnormal, panic value, or stat results on patients.

Annotated and data entered any test add-on’s or changes of misspelled names on patients specimen.

Faxed and received requests of Clients.

10/2001–04/2002 Swiss Caps, USA (Pharmaceutical Company) Miami, FL

Encapsulator Technician (Full-Time) Contract

Assisted Pharmacist in Medicine production for capsules.

Assisted Pharmacist in Gelatin production, which develops into a variety of capsules.

Operated, performed cleanliness procedures, and shift maintenance on all Manufacturing Equipment.

Conducted dry room procedures to dry a variety of capsules

Logged and documented all Production, Maintenance, and cleanliness procedures.

Performed all Production and Maintenance procedures in a Clean Room Environment using PPE.

10/1999–03/2000 West Telemarketing (Visa Collections) San Antonio, TX

Outbound/Inbound Representative (Part-Time)

Received customer orders on incoming calls and entered them in the system.

Sold products and or services to customers around the country.

Offered Customers the opportunity to pay old debt by being issued a new Visa Account.

Offered Customers the opportunity to re-establish their credit through the Visa Program.

10/1999–03/2000 Federal Express San Antonio, TX

Package Handler/Receiver (Part-Time)

Off loaded incoming trucks and planes for client distribution.

Stacked packages in bins to be shipped. Cleaned up Ramp after the end of the shift.

07/1998–07/2003 US Army USA

Medical Laboratory Technologist (Brooke Army Medical Center) (Full-Time) Active-Duty

Knowledgeable and able to perform laboratory procedures in Blood Banking, Chemistry, Serology, Hematology, Immunohematology, Urinalysis, Parasitology, Microbiology, Donor Center, Phlebotomy, EKG’s, and Vitals.

Received and logged requests for laboratory tests. Collected, labeled, and accessioned specimens for processing. Prepared equipment, reagents, and supplies for routine laboratory testing. Conducted Quality Control, calibrations, and reported results of analyses. Performed preventative maintenance on laboratory equipment.

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