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Lead Medical Technologist 40hrs Daysw

Job ID: 2105046381 Date posted: 06/12/2022 Facility: MetroWest Framingham Union Hospital
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MetroWest Medical Center is the largest community health care system between Worcester and Boston. MetroWest Medical Center is committed to providing high quality, comprehensive care, at a location close to home. The 307-bed regional healthcare system includes Framingham Union Hospital, Leonard Morse Hospital in Natick, and the MetroWest Wellness Center. MetroWest Medical Centerhas been named to the 2019 America’s 100 Best Hospitals List by Healthgrades.

SCHEDULE: Full-time, Days

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Ensures that all equipment is always clean and operational, and that the work area is clean and safe. Must be able to read and understand policies and procedures. Maintains laboratory supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies. Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.

COMMUNICATION

Required reading includes emails and responding as necessary. Also required to read and understand posted information. Communicating with colleagues to ensure proper workflow of specimens, etc. Maintains inter- and intradepartmental workflow by fostering a spirit of cooperation. Maintains patient confidence and protects the hospital by keeping information confidential (HIPAA). Answers and responds to patient, physician and vendor questions and concerns.

QC/QA

Performs, evaluates and results Quality Control (QC) for both automated instruments and manual testing. Troubleshoot problems and notify supervisors when QC is not in range. Completes on-line Midas safety reports for Quality Assurance reporting.

DOCUMENTATION

Documents Continuing Education, including required on-line courses, as well as Webinars and off-site classes. Monitors annual competencies and works with leadership to ensure all elements are met per regulatory requirements.

SPECIAL DUTIES

Additional responsibilities may be acquired over a period. Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail. As assigned by leadership, the lead technologist role may include the following additional duties: provide troubleshooting assistance to other staff, evaluate competency of other staff, participation in inventory management of reagents and supplies, assist technical supervisors with validation and implementation of new methodologies, preparation of monthly quality control reports, preparation of staff work schedules, acting in a limited supervisory role when leadership staff are not on site, and other duties as assigned.

ONBOARDING PROCESS:

Please be advised that candidates must successfully complete a background check

and pre-employment health screening which includes a drug screen.



Qualifications:

ONBOARDING PROCESS:

Please be advised that candidates must successfully complete a background check

and pre-employment health screening which includes a drug screen.

KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE, AND OTHER JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • MLS/MT/MLT (ASCP) or equivalent.
  • Completion of an Associates or Baccalaureate degree in a Clinical Laboratory Science or Medical Technology, or Baccalaureate Degree in related science from an accredited school.
  • Meets the requirements and qualifies as a technologist under CLIA laboratory regulations.
  • National certification eligible by ASCP, AMT, or HEW.

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Job Keywords:

Medical Lab Specialist, Medical Lab Technologist, Medical Technologist, specimen, biology, medical laboratory, quality control, chemistry, clinic, blood bank, sampling, hematology, laboratory medicine, medical technology, laboratory skills, coagulation, microbiology, urinalysis

Job: Laboratory and Clinical Technicians
Primary Location: Framingham, Massachusetts
Facility: MetroWest Framingham Union Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days

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