Position Overview: The Medical Technologist performs technical laboratory testing and phlebotomy when required.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities (including but not limited to the following): * Performs laboratory tests and procedures, which require independent judgment and responsibility with minimal supervision by the lead tech and laboratory supervisor. * Documents daily QC and corrective action as needed. * Performs calibrations, linearity testing, and proficiency testing as required. * Enters and verifies laboratory results in the LIS. * Assists with the training and orientation of departmental personnel. * Resolves problems with technical testing, and proficiency testing as required. * Enters and verifies laboratory results in the LIS. * Assists with training and orientation of departmental personnel. * Resolves problems with technical testing involving methodology, techniques and instrumentation utilization. * Reviews and evaluates test results and reports for accuracy, precision, readability and consistency. * Collects data, prepares reports, and compiles statistics directed. * Checks supply inventory. * Attends required meetings and participates in professional development activities. * Maintains patient confidentiality. * Performs related work as required.
Typical Physical Demands: * Requires full range of body motion including manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination. * Frequent standing and walking required for extended periods of time. * Must be able to lift and carry items weighing up to 30 pounds. * Requires visual acuity and normal color perception.
CareMount Medical is the largest, independent multi-specialty medical group in New York State. CareMount Medical provides the highest quality medical care in over 40 different locations throughout Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Columbia and Ulster counties. We provide medical care to over 500,000 patients in 43 different locations.Founded in 1946, CareMount Medical has grown to 560 physicians representing 43 different medical specialties with major campuses in:Mount KiscoCarmelKatonahKingstonFishkillJefferson ValleyPoughkeepsieRhinebeck