Histology - Technologist II

FacilityWyckoff Heights Medical Center
DepartmentLaboratory Histology
CategoryFull Time
Description
Job Details

Job Description:

1. Maintains a neat, clean and efficient work area.

2. Helps good inventory of supplies and other related laboratory materials.

3. Arranges priorities, especially for requests that must have very short TAT.

4. Follows the Hospital and Laboratory policies for Safety which includes proper use of Personal Protective

    Equipment and Chemicals.

5. Must document all corrective actions taken when test systems deviate from the laboratory's established

     performance specifications.

6. Performs a variety of routine and special laboratory procedures and tests to arrive at an accurate result.

7. Assumes complete responsibility for complex procedures.

8. Maintains necessary quality control and maintenance records and logs of laboratory instruments and

   procedures on daily basis.

9. Is able to solve most problems with little or no supervision. Has written or oral communicative abilities to  

   comprehend technical material and communicate with medical professionals.

10. Performs clinical laboratory examinations as well as clerical duties as needed primarily in the histology and

      cytology laboratory.

11. Receives written requests and specimens from physicians for routine and special tests and accessions them

     appropriately.

12. Sets up and adjusts laboratory instrumentation as required.

13. May be required to oversee the work of technicians and trainees.

14. In the absence of section supervisor, may be designated to serve as acting supervisor of the section with all

      incumbent duties of section supervisor.

15. Near visual activity is required to read detailed instructions and to examine specimens.

16. Prepare a variety of solution reagents as required.

17. Maintains current knowledge of developments in medical laboratory test procedures.

18. Exercises all duties consistent with the needs of all patients regardless of age.

19. Understands follows and implements the Hospital's policies for confidentiality of patient and employee

      records.

20. Must be capable of if identifying problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test

      results and either must correct the problems or immediately notify the Supervisor or Director.

 

Requirements/Qualifications:

1.      Minimum formal education of Bachelor’s Degree.

2.      Two years experience in the Laboratory field.

3.      Clear understanding of the English language.

4.      Ability to cope with emergency situations.

5.      Adheres to all requirements of NYS DOH Law

6.      Meets the education requirements of NYS Health Department.

7.      NYS License for Laboratory Technologist.

 

Full - Time (Regular)                                       Union: 1199                                                                        

Days: M – F                                                     Shift: 8:00am - 4:00pm

 

Person/Phone ContactWyckoffhospital.org or bfregjaj@wyckoffhospital.org
Position Available2018-04-03 19:48:01

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