Microbiology Lab Technician-Per Diem

Holy Cross Hospital
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Job Details

  • Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33336
  • Date Posted: 2 months ago
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Category: Healthcare
  • Req Number: 00262544
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Description

Position Purpose:

Employment Type:

Part time

Shift:

Rotating Shift

Description:

  • Demonstrates the ability to obtain information and interpret information in terms of the patient s needs.
  • Demonstrates appropriate knowledge of growth and development.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of range of treatment needed by these patients
  • Demonstrates competent technical abilities in all assigned procedures.
  • Maintains neat, legible and organized written records with minimal clerical/data entry errors, including errors of omission
  • Recognizes problems (to include technical, instrumental, and physiological) during testing, and notifies supervisor in timely fashion.
  • Discusses workstation workload with supervisor periodically through the shift to assure that time is properly spent on procedures with highest priority.
  • Maintains a clean, organized work area. Accurately assesses supply inventory levels and acts to assure that adequate short term and long term needs will be met.
  • Always follows the written procedure protocols to assure consistent and accurate results.
  • Demonstrates good judgement in handling situations not covered by written or verbal instructions
  • Prepares and uses proper controls and/or standards for all procedures performed. Records data, recognizes out-of-range results, and requests assistance in determining the best course of action to ensure accurate and reproducible test results.
  • Under the direction of the technologist in charge, performs and documents scheduled and unscheduled equipment maintenance within expected time frame.
  • Recognizes and troubleshoots simple equipment malfunctions with the assistance of the supervisor or technologist in charge using operator's manual as a guide

Minimum Qualifications:

Graduate of an approved Medical Laboratory Technician Program is required.
Must be licensed as a Medical Technician in the state of Florida. Certified by a national regulatory agency (ASCP) preferred

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