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Laboratory Technologist II - Chemistry

  • Location: Yonkers, Westchester, New York
  • Salary: 102000.0-102000.0$ per year +
  • Job Type:Direct Placement

Posted 10 months ago

  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Start Date: 09/24/2020
  • Job Ref: 20-11810
Job DescriptionnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspTo perform routine and emergency analytical and compatibility test procedures on all properly identified specimen submitted
  • Establish and maintain positive relationships with patients visitors and other employees Interacts professionally courteously and appropriately with patients visitors and other employeesnbsp Behaves in a manner consistent with maintaining and furthering a positive public perception of the Health System and its employee
  • Contributes to and participates in the PerformanceQuality Improvement activities of the assigned departmentnbsp Contribution and participation includes data collection analysis implementation of and compliance with risk management and claims activities support of and participation in Continuous Quality Improvement CQI teams consistent adherence to the specific rules and regulations of the Health System a Safety and Security Policies b Risk Management Incident and Occurrence Reporting c Infection Control Policies and Procedures and d Patient and Customer Service
  • Prepare reagents for analytical tests according to designated procedures Calibrate equipment and perform routine maintenance as designated
  • Accession and prepare all specimens for testing Enter specimens for logbook or computer terminal as required
  • Perform all tests assigned bench according to procedure manual
  • Bench equipment includes but is not limited to
    • 1nbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbsp Chemistry
    • 2nbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbsp Endocrinology
    • 3nbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbsp Blood Gas
    • 4nbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbspnbsp Immunology
      • Follow all appropriate quality control procedures as designated maintain records of it
      • Report all designated quotPanicrdquo or quotOut of limitrdquo results immediately by telephone to appropriate physician Keep records and resolve discrepancies
      • Provide onthejob training and orientation to students and new employees
      • Update inventory of routine lab supplies and needs to assistant supervisor
      • Attend and participate in continuing inhouse education meetings in order to remain current with emerging technology
      • Prepare and issue completed reports for dissemination to clinical areas
      • Maintenance of clean and safe work area
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Education RequirementSuccessful completion on ninety 90 semester hours towards a bachelor39s degree including sixteen 16 semester hours in Chemistry courses acceptable for a major in Chemistry six 6 of which are in Organic Chemistry sixteen 16 semester hours in biology courses acceptable for a major in Biology and pertinent medical sciences and three 3 semester hours in 1 mathematics and in addition at least one 1 year of experience and training
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