Southern Illinois Healthcare MEDICAL LAB TECH in Harrisburg, Illinois
Responsible for collecting, processing, and testing patient specimens for the diagnosis and treatment of disease
Manages processes effectively so as to ensure employee/patient safety.
Maintains a well organized and safe work area.
Maintains all required records, reports, statistics, logs, files and other documents as required.
Participates in personal and departmental goal setting through the use of Goal Post.
Maintains the privacy and confidentiality of all patient information used in the performance of the job.
Promotes a culture of process improvement by participating in unit/department based programs that supports the system’s process improvement goals.
Actively participates on system-wide or hospital-based teams as needed.
Attends departmental and other meetings as necessary.
Role Specific Responsibilities
Observes safety and biohazard precautions.
Performs patient testing in assigned areas of the laboratory.
Performs and maintains QC and QA for all tests performed.
Operates, troubleshoots and repairs, and performs preventative maintenance on equipment in their assigned section(s).
Inventories and orders supplies in their assigned section(s).
Cleans laboratory and equipment.
Reviews procedures annually in technical sections as established in the Laboratory QA Plan.
Orients new personnel and teaches trainees/students.
Knows and performs the duties of the Laboratory/Pathology Representative, Phlebotomist and Technical Assistant.
Works with other hospital staff and leadership to ensure that testing needs of all patients are being met at all times.
Documents and discloses all analysis errors that occur.
Eligible to sit for MLT (ASCP) or equivalent
Must be certified within 6 months of hire
Posting Job Title: MEDICAL LAB TECH
Requisition ID: 2020-6163
Street: 117 East Clark Street
Weekend Requirement: Weekends as required
Name: Primary Care Group Lab