DeTar Healthcare System
Location VICTORIA, TX (DeTar Healthcare System)
Department Laboratory - Clinical
Performs required procedures relating to moderate and high complexity laboratory testing on all types of blood and body fluid specimens. Performs quality control procedures, instrument function checks, and preventative maintainence as required according to department policies and procedures.Contacts instrument service departments for assistance on instrument issues. Maintains records and statistical data according to regulative requirements. Teaches new employees and MLT students in laboratory policies and procedures. Cllects chain of custody urine drug screens as required. Assists lab director in JACHO surveys and meets with surveyors for department regulations.Is responsible for department proficiency surveys and follow ups.
Education: An Associate’s degree from an accredited college or university preferred. Degree should be in Medical Laboratory Sciences or one of the biological or chemical sciences. Laboratory training through an accredited laboratory school preferred.
Experience: Minimum 5 years in a clinical laboratory setting
Licenses/Certificates: Eligible for registration as a Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT,ASCP) or Clinical Laboratory Technician (CLT,NCA) or equivalent preferred.