General Statement of Duties: Performs the pre-analytical technical component or preparatory duties associated with laboratory testing. Performs analytical testing in conjunction with a Medical Technologist
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 lbs. Requires visual acuity and normal color perception.
Working Conditions: Exposure to communicable diseases and toxic substances, ionizing radiation, medicinal preparations, and other conditions common to a medical group and laboratory environment.
Job Responsibilities: (This list may not contain all the duties assigned and can change) * Perform specimen preparatory procedures. * Operation cytology processing equipment for preparation of gynecologic and non-gynecologic cytology specimens * Maintenance of instrumentation and temperature logs * Specimen accessioning * Data collection for reports and statistical compilation * Checks supply inventory * Actively supports and assists in implementation and monitoring of quality control and quality assurance policies * Attends meeting and participates in professional development activities * Maintains patient confidentiality
Knowledge Skills & Abilities: Knowledge of clinical laboratory procedures, standards and tests. Knowledge of laboratory equipment and its operation. Ability to monitor Quality Control and to troubleshoot minor problems. Knowledge of pathology laboratory terminology. Knowledge of safety requirements and the ability to recognize hazardous conditions. Ability to recognize and react calmly to emergency situations. Ability to maintain effective working relationships with laboratory staff and medical staff.
Qualifications / Education: * AAS Degree in Medical Technology or related science. * One year experience as a laboratory technologist. * As required by governmental agencies. ASCP or NCA preferred. * NYS license required.
Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. CareMount Medical/CareMount Health Solutions will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. CareMount is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability
CareMount Medical, P.C. is New York State’s premier multispecialty medical group, providing comprehensive care of the highest quality to over 665,000 patients. CareMount has more than 45 locations throughout Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Columbia, and Ulster counties and New York City. CareMount’s 650 physicians and advanced practice professionals cover more than 50 medical specialties. CareMount is affiliated with world-class medical institutions, including Massachusetts General Hospital and Northwell Health. CareMount offers on-site laboratory/radiology services, endoscopy and infusion suites, and operates eight urgent-care centers. CareMount physicians are featured in respected Top Doctors and Best Doctors listings, nationally and regionally. For additional information please visit: www.caremountmedical.com.