Interpath Laboratory Medical Technologist/Medical Laboratory Technician in Portland, Oregon

EOE Disabled/Veteran

Support the organization's mission, vision, and values by exhibiting an ongoing commitment to the highest standards in all phases of laboratory operations. Assume service-oriented attitude to gain a sense of pride and accomplishment. Accepts the team approach with dedication and commitment towards all work performed.

Ensure accurate and timely testing of collected specimens.

Education:

Medical Technologist – Bachelors degree in a certified MT program.

Medical Laboratory Technicians - Associates degree in a certified MLT program

Licensure/Certification: ASCP or NCA preferred, other national certifications considered

Experience: New graduates accepted

  • Perform the full range of laboratory tests provided by Interpath Laboratory— Blood Banking, Chemistry, Hematology, Immunology, Microbiology, Urinalysis and Coagulation.

  • Operate complex automated laboratory equipment, electronic equipment, computer software, and precision instruments. Provide trouble-shooting on such instruments as far as possible.

  • Confirm accuracy of test results.

  • Evaluate test results and recognize abnormal values in specific population groups.

  • Report laboratory findings to pathologist and other healthcare providers.

  • Develop and modify procedures as needed.

  • Establish and monitor programs, to ensure the accuracy of tests.

  • Participate in all aspects of proficiency testing.

  • Understand and adhere to HIPAA policies, procedures and regulations to assure patient confidentiality.

  • Administrative duties including excellent customer service to all patients, clients and employees. Answer phones in a timely manner following company standards on proper phone etiquette.

  • Perform other work related duties as assigned.

This position performs tasks that involve exposure to blood, body fluids and/or tissues. All employees performing these duties are offered the opportunity to receive the Hepatitis-B vaccination series.

  • Regularly exposed to infection by handling potentially infectious samples.

  • Typically Stands for extended period of times

  • Lift up to 25 pounds.

  • Mobility to climb stairs on a regular basis.

  • Wearing appropriate protective gear: Lab coat, gloves, goggles, and face shield.

ID: 2017-2264

Schedule: varies

External Company URL: www.interpathlab.com