Medical Technologist (MT) / Medical Laboratory Science (MLS)

Medical Technologist (MT) / Medical Laboratory Science (MLS)

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 12:00am to Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 11:45pm

Butler County Health Care Center has an opening for a  full or part time  Medical Laboratory Technologist (MT) or Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS).   American Society of Clinical Pathologist: MT/MLS or equivalent certification required.

On call rotation schedule including some weekends and holidays.  Competitive compensation package.  

Closing Date:  11/4/2021

This position assists the Lab Manager in directing and coordination of activities of workers engaged in performing clinical laboratory tests to obtain data for use in diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases by performing the following duties:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Includes the following.  Other duties may be assigned by the manager.

1.Reviews tests results to ensure quality control.

2.Monitors and maintains Quality Assurance Program as defined by Butler County Health Care Center.

3.Reviews worksheets and test results to ensure quality results, proper correlation of patient data to patient condition, and proper reporting protocols.

4.Maintains competency and proficiency on all phlebotomy procedures, keeping current with policy, technical and procedural changes.

5.Draws blood from patient’s vein, artery, finger or heel, observing the principles of asepsis to obtain blood samples.

6.Conducts analyses of body fluids such as blood, urine and spinal fluid to determine presence of normal and abnormal components.

7.Studies blood cells, their numbers, and morphology.

8.Performs blood group, type and compatibility tests for transfusion purposes.

9.Analyzes test results and enters findings in computer.

10.Performs quality control studies to ensure accuracy of clinical data.

11.Performs routine preventative maintenance on instruments and equipment according to schedules and procedures.

12.Verifies instrument function by checks, calibration, and documentation.

13.Records on instrument logs any repairs, replacement, and maintenance performed.