Staffing Agency Medical Laboratory Technician

Bryan Health


Date: 1 week ago
City: Lincoln, NE
Contract type: Full time
Bryan Health

GENERAL SUMMARY:






  • This position will be used for staffing agency employees only.





Performs medical laboratory procedures to provide data for diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease. Assists in the technical development of the laboratory staff and work processes. Assists in quality assurance and quality control within all areas of the Medical Center.





PRINCIPAL JOB FUNCTIONS:







  • Commits to the mission, vision, beliefs and consistently demonstrates our core values.



  • Performs service excellence must-haves to achieve an excellent patient/customer experience.



  • Uses quality improvement processes, programs or outcome to help improve department operations.



  • Performs all laboratory procedures in all functional areas within the laboratory.



  • Demonstrates proficiency in operation and maintenance of all laboratory instruments.



  • Performs venipunctures, capillary collections and arterial punctures.



  • Utilizes departmental computer system to report and maintain patient results accurately.



  • Evaluates quality control material and results to monitor instrument performance.



  • Communicates patient care, testing and patient results accurately and courteously.



  • Participates in annual proficiency testing challenges as assigned.



  • Cleans, disinfects and maintains equipment and laboratory areas as necessary.



  • Notifies manager of equipment problems and calls appropriate service techs regarding instrument issues.



  • Keeps laboratory properly supplied.



  • Assists with ensuring that day-to-day laboratory duties are completed accurately within the Medical Clinics.



  • Assists with competency and job training of students and other technical staff.



  • Participates in meetings, committees and lean projects as assigned.



  • Maintains professional growth and development through seminars, workshops, and professional affiliations to keep abreast of latest trends in field of expertise.



  • Performs other related projects and duties as assigned.






(Essential Job functions are marked with an asterisk “*”. Refer to the Job Description Guide for the definition of essential and non-essential job functions.) Attach Addendum for positions with slightly different roles or work-specific differences as needed.





EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:





Associate's degree in Medical Laboratory Technology or related laboratory science from a two-year accredited college or CLIA approved Military MLT program required or has earned a bachelor’s degree in a chemical, physical or biological science. American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) certification as an MLT (ASCP) or equivalency preferred. Minimum of one (1) year experience working in a hospital lab setting required





OTHER CREDENTIALS / CERTIFICATIONS:





Basic Life Support (BLS) completed within 3 months of hire is required. Bryan Health recognizes American Heart Association (for healthcare professionals), American Red Cross (for healthcare professionals) and the Military Training Network.





PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:


(Physical Requirements are based on federal criteria and assigned by Human Resources upon review of the Principal Job Functions.)





(DOT) – Characterized as medium work requiring exertion of 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or a greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.





Must be able to distinguish and discriminate between colors.








Location: Bryan Health · Internal Staffing Agency

Schedule: Full-time, Day shift

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