Manager LGHP Pain Center

Lancaster General   •  

Lancaster, PA

Industry: Patient Care

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5 - 7 years

Posted 426 days ago

This job is no longer available.

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS:

  • Performs and documents Quality Control.  Verifies functioning of instruments.
  • Performs initial evaluation and handling of incoming specimens: separation, centrifugation and preservation procedures;   sorts and organizes specimen batches.
  • Organizes, labels and numbers specimen, worksheets, and appropriate test materials in test set-up.  Measures and dispenses specimens and reagents in test system.
  • Monitors manual functions of test system and instruments to assure accuracy and precision; performs and runs standards, patient samples, programmed controls through automated or manual protocols.
  • Records and evaluates programmed quality control results according to established control limits; follows corrective action procedures for out-of-control situations.
  • Enters test results and related data into laboratory computer and into logbook after controls are evaluated and found to be within limits; calls "alert values" to appropriate caregivers.  Accurately reports test results, understanding the inter-relationships between patient condition, medication and timing of specimen collection.
  • Performs routine scheduled maintenance, cleaning and decontamination of instruments, equipment, and work areas not cleaned by Environmental Services personnel.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Completion of a medical lab science program or Bachelor of Science required.
  • MT or MLT issued by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists or equivalent agency must be obtained within 6 months of hire.
  • One year of clinical internship or lab  experience

This position requires a Professional Certification.

 

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