Advocate Aurora Health is seeking a Fulltime and Part-time Medical Technologists to join our laboratory teams across Illinois.
HOT AREAS: Core Lab, Cytogenetic,Molecular, Microbiology
The Medical Technologist performs a variety of Laboratory tests, many of which are complex, involving numerous steps and techniques and requiring the use of professional judgment. Professional application of the principles, theories and techniques of medical technology are used to produce consistently reliable test results which aid the physician in the diagnosis and treatment of patients.
Performs all assigned duties in compliance with internal SOPs and external regulations. Brings compliance issues to the attention of management.
Assures quality customer service to all customers.
Maintains accurate records and documentation. Ensures maintenance of donor, patient and employee confidentiality.
Performs preparation and prequalification of reagents and routine testing of biological samples.
Performs preventive maintenance and quality control on equipment, identifies equipment malfunctions, performs trouble shooting and basic repairs, and notifies appropriate personnel as needed.
Performs evaluations of reagents, equipment, and new testing methods, as directed.
Performs equipment calibration.
Assists with monitoring supply and reagent levels and takes appropriate action when new supplies are needed.
Maintains the cleanliness of equipment and work areas. Adheres to safety guidelines.
Assists with performing required competency assessments and completing documentation.
Assists with or participates on process improvement teams.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Bachelor’s degree or Associate and graduation from a Medical Technology program
Certification issued by the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP) or American Medical Technologists (AMT) required
Internal Number: 211305
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