1. Performs specialized laboratory tests and procedures in such areas as histology, cytology, cytogenics, medical technology, and histocompatibility. Records results. Interprets and analyzes results of test and procedures. 2. Tests for and ensures quality control of slides, specimens and cultures. Sets up, operates and maintains laboratory equipment. 3. Oversees and instructs support staff. Serves as a source of information on specialized laboratory techniques and equipment operation. 4. Prepares specimens, tissue, bodily fluid samples, and other matter for analysis and diagnosis using specialized laboratory techniques. 5. Stains and mounts slides, prepares specialized solutions and media; and cultures tissues. 6. Develops and modifies laboratory techniques and procedures. Orders and maintains inventory of supplies. May photograph specimens and other matter and develop film. 7. Performs additional functions incidental to laboratory activities.
Preferred Education: Educational requirements sufficient to meet the qualifications of Standard 493.1489 of CLIA (associate degree in laboratory sciences or medical laboratory technology or 60 semester hours from an accredited institution (minimum of 24 science courses). Prior experience with CoPath preferred. Preferred experience with MAC and IBM computer systems. Prior ability grossing specimens.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Educational requirements sufficient to meet the qualifications of Standard 493.1489 of CLIA (associate degree in laboratory sciences or medical laboratory technology or 60 semester hours from an accredited institution (minimum of 24 science courses). Prior experience with CoPath preferred. Preferred experience with MAC and IBM computer systems. Prior ability grossing specimens.
Required Skill/ability 5: Ability to follow all safety and HIPAA policies.
Posting Position Title: Clinical Technologist 2
Required Skill/ability 3: Highly motivated and organized.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Grossing Technician
Required Skill/ability 1: Excellent communication skills.
Required Skill/ability 4: Demonstrated ability handling human specimens.
Required Skill/ability 2: Ability to function both independently and as part of a team.
Six years of related work experience, four of them in the same job family at the next lower level, and high school level education; or four years of related work experience and an Associate's degree, or little or no work experience and a Bachelor's degree in a related field; or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
Internal Number: 56663BR
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