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Medical Techno I - Laboratory - Chemistry - 0.6 PTB D/W

2022-02-02
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  • Wilkes-Barre General Hospital Wilkes-Barre General Hospital

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  • Part Time

Job Description

Commonwealth Health - A commitment to caring can be found in the hearts and minds of the physicians, nurses and many other employees who support patient care at Commonwealth Health Wilkes-Barre General Hospital and clinics. Our organization is built on great people. In turn, we provide these skilled and dedicated caregivers with career opportunities, professional development and a work environment that creates superior job satisfaction. Opportunities stretch across our hospital, physician network and emergency medical services in Northeastern PA . Join a team that has been committed to caring for the local community for 150 years.

Medical Techno I - Laboratory - Chemistry - 0.6 PTB D/W 

Perform routine and specialized moderate and high complexity laboratory tests on all types of blood and body fluid specimens under minimal supervision.  Insures accurate and reliable test results by adhering to a strict quality control program. Perform instrument function checks and preventative maintenance procedures according to department’s policies and procedures. Perform minor instrument repair as necessary.

Bachelor’s degree in a chemical, physical, biological or clinical laboratory science, or medical technology from an accredited institution, or an associate degree in medical laboratory technology from an accredited institution or meet grandfather requirements under CLIA’88 personnel requirements.

One (1) to two (2) years preferred.  Precision and accuracy to perform Laboratory procedures.  Keen judgment to evaluate information against measurable criteria in the performance of tests.  Visual acuity to read instructions and examine specimens.  Form perception and color discrimination to identify cells and micro-organisms.  Manual dexterity to operate equipment.  Assist the Section Supervisor in resolving equipment problems, oversees the teaching and evaluation of students and new employees and has expertise with specific Laboratory procedures or Laboratory instrumentation.

 

Wilkes-Barre General Hospital is Northeastern Pennsylvania’s largest community hospital, with 392 beds and a medical staff of more than 400 physicians representing nearly 50 medical and surgical specialties. Recognized for its excellence in heart and vascular care, inpatient and outpatient cancer care and wide ranging surgical specialties, including orthopaedic surgery, neurosurgery and minimally invasive surgical procedures, Wilkes-Barre General Hospital is also home to the region's busiest emergency department, which treats more than 55,000 patients a year. For more information, visit www.wilkesbarregeneral.net.

 

 

 

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