University of Rochester Medical Technologist II - 232246 in Rochester, New York
Medical Technologist II Job ID 232246Location Strong Memorial Hospital Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening
Full Time 40 hours Grade 094 Molecular DiagnosticsResponsibilities
The Technologist is responsible for the timely and accurate test analysis using moderately complex methods and/or instrumentation in a rapidly changing and developing field. Reporting of results for patient samples is interpretive in nature. He/She is also responsible for instrument maintenance/standardization, daily quality control and adherence to all laboratory policies.
Analyzes patient samples using current, moderately complex laboratory methods/instrumentation (64%)
Logs in samples, checks all requisitions for accuracy, manages informed consent issues. (10%)
Adheres to quality control and quality assurance protocols (5%)
Reports results of patient sample analysis manually in the LIS (5%)
Performs developmental assays for the director of the lab (5%)
Answers telephone inquiries (5%)
Participates in the training of other technologists, technicians and/or residents (1%)
Performs instrument preventative maintenance as scheduled or needed (2.5%)
Performs method/instrument troubleshooting as needed (2.5%)
Punctuality and a good attendance record.
Adherence to all University, Division and Department policies.
Professional discretion with confidential patient results.
Adherence to all laboratory safety procedures.
Participation in continuing education.
Technologists report to the Technical Specialists and Supervisors.
Generally works independently, seeking guidance from laboratory supervisors, Pathology residents and/or Faculty.
Must be NYS Licensed
Level A: All techs remain at this level 1-year min. after completion of training; continuing education credits required.
Level B: Will provide pool of people for Medical Technologist – Spec
*Complete 2 years min. at this level
*Continuing education credits
*Cross train to specialize in specific areas
*Fulfill training requirements
How To Apply
All applicants must apply online.
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