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Clinical Lab Technologist

NYU Medical Center
New York, NY 10007
\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022description\u0022 class=\u0022jd-description\u0022\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Ca href=\u0022http://nyulangone.org/\u0022\u003ENYU Langone Health\u003C/a\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. It comprises more than 200 locations throughout the New York area, including \u003Ca href=\u0022http://nyulangone.org/locations\u0022\u003Efive inpatient locations\u003C/a\u003E, \u003Ca href=\u0022http://nyulangone.org/locations/hassenfeld-childrens-hospital\u0022\u003E a children\u0027s hospital\u003C/a\u003E, \u003Ca href=\u0022http://nyulangone.org/locations/emergency-care\u0022\u003Ethree emergency rooms\u003C/a\u003E and a level 1 trauma center. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the \u003Ca href=\u0022http://www.nyulangone.org/locations/perlmutter-cancer-center\u0022\u003ELaura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center\u003C/a\u003E, a National Cancer Institute\u0026iquest;designated cancer center, and \u003Ca href=\u0022http://med.nyu.edu/\u0022\u003ENYU School of Medicine\u003C/a\u003E, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. For more information, go to \u003Ca href=\u0022http://nyulangone.org/\u0022\u003Enyulangone.org\u003C/a\u003E, and interact with us on \u003Ca href=\u0022http://facebook.com/NYULangone\u0022\u003EFacebook\u003C/a\u003E, \u003Ca href=\u0022http://twitter.com/nyulangone\u0022\u003ETwitter\u003C/a\u003E, \u003Ca href=\u0022http://www.youtube.com/user/nyulmc\u0022\u003EYouTube\u003C/a\u003E and \u003Ca href=\u0022http://instagram.com/nyulangone\u0022\u003EInstagram\u003C/a\u003E.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPosition Summary:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EWe have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Clinical Lab Technologist.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E In this role, the successful candidate is responsible for performing complex clinical laboratory tests on specimens for diagnostic purposes under minimal supervision\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EJob Responsibilities:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPerforms other duties as assigned.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPerforms and documents preventive maintenance procedures and instrument function checks. Performs preventive maintenance procedures at each workstation as required. Documents all maintenance performed, both scheduled and unscheduled. Documents all required information in the appropriate section of the instrument problem log.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EFollows approved guidelines in approaches to problem solving and devises appropriate courses of action when patient results, control values and instrument function parameters are inconsistent or invalid: including investigation of possible sources of variance/interference, by taking appropriate action and/or performing additional testing as necessary to assure the accuracy of the reported patient value. Maintains sufficient working supplies in order to assure the continued integrity of workstation operations. Maintains up-to-date pending logs to ensure that all specimens have been processed accordingly.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPerforms additional procedures as required to ensure the quality of the laboratory testing performed; and documents this activity. Performs and records periodic quality control analysis, instrument function checks and preventive maintenance procedures following approved policy. Correlates final patient result with known facts concerning the patients history (previous results) to determine goodness of fit and recognized illogical results.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECalls Critical Values to nursing unit immediately upon their completion and records the name of person to whom the results were given as well as the time of the call. Demonstrates sufficient knowledge or expertise in dealing with scientific principles involved in the methodology performed; as well as alternative methodologies and their application to a given situation. Brings unresolved problems to the attention of a supervisor/assistant supervisor(s) and is prepared to report on the results of initial problem investigation and discuss possible causes and solutions by presenting factual and objective data.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPerforms laboratory tests and procedures, which require technical skill and an exercise of independent judgment with minimal supervision, and documents results to ensure compliance with Medical Center and regulatory requirements. Applies sound technical judgment in evaluating problems and developing prompt, reasonable, workable alternatives, which benefit the patient within established guidelines of the department. Handles varying workloads while maintaining accuracy. Follows approved policies and procedures in performing specific methodologies and instrument operations and follows approved policies for proper recording (accuracy and legibility) and reporting of all results.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAble to accurately interpret \u0026 record results of testing. Can differentiate normal \u0026 abnormal results. Reports promptly via computer or telephone. Reviews results \u0026 consults appropriate reference sources when needed. Consults with superiors to assist interpretation when necessary. Performs Quality Control measures to ensure accuracy of results.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPerforms routine microbiological/immunological testing of specimens on technologist level. Checks specimens for accuracy and appropriate containers. Correctly subcultures to specific media for optimal recovery of microbes. Possesses ability to identify presence of microbes by culture, antibody or other means. Possesses ability to perform antibiotic susceptibilities if applicable.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in Clinical Laboratory Technology from a program registered by the NYS Department of Education or Bachelor\u0027s Degree in the major of biology, chemistry or physical sciences from an accredited college or university\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EOne year in a clinical laboratory (Completion of an internship program at a qualified institution is acceptable)\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELicense as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist by the State of New York based on the on the Special Provision of the Regulations of the Commissioner in accordance with the Clinical Laboratory Technology Practice Act\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEffective communication and interpersonal skills required\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ERequired Licenses:\u003C/strong\u003E CliniclLabTechnolgst-NYSPermit, Clinical Lab Technologist-NYS\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cem\u003EQualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.\u003C/em\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003ENYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you\u0027ll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003ENYU Langone Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online. \u003Cbr /\u003EIf you wish to view NYU Langone Health\u0027s EEO policies, please \u003Ca href=\u0022https://cdn-static.findly.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/290/2017/04/EEO-1.3-hos.pdf\u0022\u003Eclick here\u003C/a\u003E. Please \u003Ca href=\u0022https://cdn-static.findly.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/162/2016/06/eeoc_self_print_poster2009update.pdf\u0022\u003Eclick here\u003C/a\u003E to view the Federal \u0022EEO is the law\u0022 poster or visit \u003Ca href=\u0022https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm\u0022\u003Ehttps://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm\u003C/a\u003E for more information. To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please \u003Ca href=\u0022https://cdn-static.findly.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/290/2017/04/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf\u0022\u003Eclick here\u003C/a\u003E.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cp /\u003E\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022responsibilities\u0022 class=\u0022jd-responsibilities\u0022\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPosition Summary:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EResponsible for performing complex clinical laboratory tests on specimens for diagnostic purposes under minimal supervision\u003C/p\u003E\r\n\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in Clinical Laboratory Technology from a program registered by the NYS Department of Education or Bachelor\u0027s Degree in the major of biology, chemistry or physical sciences from an accredited college or university. One year in a clinical laboratory (Completion of an internship program at a qualified institution is acceptable). License as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist by the State of New York based on the on the Special Provision of the Regulations of the Commissioner in accordance with the Clinical Laboratory Technology Practice Act. Effective communication and interpersonal skills required. \u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ERequired Licenses:\u003C/strong\u003E CliniclLabTechnolgst-NYSPermit, Clinical Lab Technologist-NYS\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cp /\u003E

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Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-12-12

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NYU Medical Center
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