Clinical Lab Technician

MedLink Georgia
206 Church Street
Bowman, GA 30624
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
Accepts NHA Certifications
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description

· Perform phlebotomy through venous and capillary puncture following established procedures and perform routine in-house laboratory studies.

· Organizes work by matching computer orders with specimen labeling; sorting specimens; checking labeling; logging specimens; arranging reports for delivery; keeping work surfaces clean and orderly

· Maintains quality results by running standards and controls, verifying equipment function through routine equipment maintenance and advanced trouble shooting; calibrating equipment utilizing approved testing procedures; monitoring quality control measures and protocols.

· Prepare specimens for outside laboratory studies.

· Maintain knowledge of specimen collection devices and tubes.

· Maintain equipment, keep lab stocked with adequate supplies, and keeps work space organized.

· Sterilize medical equipment and maintain it in good working order.

· Practice safe work practices by using PPE appropriately.

· Follow clinic guidelines and protocols and participate in making new ones.

· Share information gathered from patients with appropriate team members to assist in comprehensive care of the patient.

· Provide patient education explaining procedure to patient and documenting education as appropriate for test being performed.

· Assist with completion occupational health visits following established protocols

· Prepare and perform paperwork and clerical duties as necessary including answering phones, computer entry, etc.

· Manage personal inbox and assist with calling patients for lab test results.

· Participate in community health and disease prevention activities.

· Participate in daily Team Huddles with staff members as required or requested.

· Participate in staff development programs and promote team cohesiveness.

· Treat staff, practitioners, visitors, and patients with dignity and respect.

· Other duties as may be assigned.

Job Requirements
Certification as a Laboratory Technician, Phlebotomist, or Medical Assistant required AND at least 1 year of experience in the medical field or completion of an approved internship program OR equivalent combination of education and experience.
MedLink Georgia
Jenifer Kimbel

United States