Interpath Laboratory Medical Technologist/Medical Laboratory Technician in Portland, Oregon
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.
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.
External Company URL: www.interpathlab.com