ADN Healthcare

NOW HIRING! MLT or MLS in Newberry, MI

Job Type: Direct

General Job Duties: 
  • Performs diagnostic testing on patient samples according to laboratory policy.
  • Prioritizes work flow based on established policy and individual patient needs.
  • Performs Quality Control, maintains Quality Control records, and makes decisions about Quality Control acceptability according to laboratory policy.
  • Performs routine and unscheduled maintenance on all laboratory equipment as needed. Keeps maintenance records organized and up to date.
  • Interacts and manages operations of LIS. Oversees QC and daily operation.
  • Performs venipunctures, arterial punctures, capillary punctures, and collects other patient samples skillfully and discreetly.
  • Prepares specimens/requisitions/orders carefully for transfer to reference laboratory.
  • Maintains clean work area.
  • Restocks supplies at end of shift.
  • Reports results to physician or nurse within established time frame.
  • Informs laboratory manager of any problems occurring within the department, either solved or unsolved. Performs proficiency testing
  • within allotted time frame, according to established policy.Must be knowledgeable in medical terminology, laboratory medicine, laboratory
  • instrumentation and laboratory procedures.
  • Understands and practices universal precautions, infection control, and laboratory safety policies.
  • Must possess strong leadership skills and interact with staff in a non-bias manner.
  • Strong computer skills and an understanding of the LIS and its role in the lab/facility.
Required Skills & Minimum Years Experience:
  • Technologist – Bachelor’s degree from an accredited Medical Technology program, including successful completion of an internship OR CLIA approved equivalent. ASCP Certified
  • Specific Lincensures & Certifications/Registration Required:
  • Maintain Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) OR Medical Technologist Certification and Credentials. ASCP Certified
  • Obtain and maintain BLS certification.
  • Afternoons and Nights, additional call rotation on weekends.