East Tennessee Children's Hospital
Performs test procedures in all departments of the laboratory: blood bank, coagulation, chemistry, hematology, microbiology, special procedures, urinalysis, etc. Follows all laboratory and hospital policies and procedures related to testing, specimen collections, quality control, result verifications, reporting procedures, infection control, maintenance, lab and public safety, etc.
Associates Preferred from accredited college offering a NCCLS approved Medical Laboratory Technician program, or 1 year specialized training in a certified school acceptable to the Tennessee Department of Health at a Medical Technician certified school.
Minimum Work Experience
2 years related laboratory experience preferred.
Required Licenses/Certifications for position
MLT in State of Tennessee division of Health Related Boards.
Certification by the ASCP or ASMT preferred.
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Basic knowledge of the principles, methods, materials, equipment, and techniques of medical technology.
Strong verbal and written communication.
Ability to multitask, handle stress appropriately, and work in a fast-paced environment.
Works well with others and consistently displays a courteous, professional attitude in all situations.