Medical Lab Tech MLT - Northeast Georgia Physicians Group NGPG - Family - FT Days
Northeast Georgia Health System
Location: Dahlonega, Georgia
Internal Number: R8382
8 Hr Morning - Afternoon
Northeast Georgia Health System is rooted in a foundation of improving the health of our communities.
About the Role:
Responsible for prioritizing testing procedures and completing those procedures in an accurate and timely manner to facilitate rapid patient recovery. Maintains proper records of all tests done in accordance with regulatory system requirements. This position will care for patients in the neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric age groups. Employee performs clinical duties in accordance with population specific guidelines and adheres to National Patient Safety Goals as outlined in policy and procedures.
Minimum Job Qualifications
Licensure or other certifications: Must complete ASCP, NCA, or AMT certification within 6 months of hire. Current BLS certification required or must be obtained within 30 days of hire.
Educational Requirements: High School Diploma or GED and MLT training through accredited school.
Preferred Job Qualifications
Preferred Licensure or other certifications:
Preferred Educational Requirements:
Preferred Experience: Two (2) to three (3) years (not including internship and education) lab or back office experience.
Job Specific and Unique Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Basic Computer Skills
Essential Tasks and Responsibilities
Correctly completes routine and stat testing in established time frame with less than three discrepancies per year as documented by variance report.
Performs analysis independently according to established criteria.
Maintains accurate records and documentation.
Consults with technologist, section head or pathologist on questionable or unusual test results with no more than three documented discrepancies per year.
Inputs data accurately into the computer system.
Regularly provides suggestions for quality improvement in the laboratory.
Attends at least 80% of all Continuing Education.
Orders and restocks supplies.
Weight Lifted: Up to 50 lbs, Frequently 31-65% of time
Weight Carried: Up to 20 lbs, Occasionally 0-30% of time
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Northeast Georgia Health System is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status.
Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) is a not-for-profit community health system dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of the people of Northeast Georgia. Through the services of a medical staff of more than 600 physicians, the residents of northeast Georgia enjoy access to the state's finest and most comprehensive medical services. It is our mission to improve the health of our community in all we do.