Beautiful and quiet location in Nassau County less than an hour train ride from Manhattan and 20 minutes to Jones Beach! Long Island offers wineries, restored 19th century villages, amusement parks and historical sites scattered throughout the island. Outside of the boroughs, Nassau County is an excellent area to raise a family with many New York destinations for weekend trips!
Our client is a full service reference laboratory looking for a New York licensed Medical Technologist for their Hematology department. Must have NYS license already!
Discover the presence or absence of disease and provide data that help physicians determine the best treatment for the patient. Specialty areas of laboratory medicine include clinical chemistry, hematology, transfusion services, clinical immunology, clinical microbiology and the emerging field of molecular diagnostics.
Calibrate, operate, troubleshoot and maintain the equipment
Dexterity and good eye-hand coordination are required to collect and prepare specimens
Lab safety and infection prevention is of paramount importance
Responsibilities may include but not be limited to:
Match computer orders with specimen labeling; sorting specimens; checking labeling; logging specimens; arranging reports for delivery;Maintains quality results verify and equipment function, troubleshooting, calibrating equipment and monitoring quality control measures and protocols
Participating in staff training and educational opportunities;Identifies and communicates abnormal patient conditions reports mandated information to the public health department or other designated officials
Contributes to a safe and secure environment,follows established standards and procedures; comply with legal regulations
Maintains patient confidence by keeping laboratory information confidential.
Education and Certification:
MLS: Bachelor's degree in science and MLS (ASCP certification or equivalent); MLT: Associates degree in science and MLT (ASCP certification or equivalent)
HealthCare Connections, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, pregnancy, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or other protected status pursuant to law.