Required: High School Diploma or equivalent. Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology, MLS or chemical, physical or biological science and graduate of an NAACLS approved Laboratory Training Program as applicable to the position. May also qualify under route 2,3,or 4 of the ACSP Board of Certification. Must be registered as a Medical Technologist or Medical Laboratory Scientist by the American Society for Clinical Pathology or eligible to sit for the MLS certification exam. Successful completion of certification exam within 12 months of employment. Those who were certified after January 1, 2004 must renew their certification every three years by participating and successfully completing the Certification Maintenance Program.
Summary: Performs a variety of waived, moderately complex and highly complex tests on patients of all ages as defined by CMS-2226-F: 42 CFR 493 Medicare, Medicaid, and CLIA Programs, Interpretive Guidelines for Laboratories, Appendix C, and Subpart M. Applies principles, theories and techniques according to Laboratory Practices and Procedures to producer accurate test results in Blood Bank, Chemistry, Hematology, and Microbiology.
CHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.