Massachusetts General Hospital
The Medical Technologist I functions independently under the direction of the Laboratory Supervisor or Senior Medical Technologist.
Conducts basic and advanced tests on blood samples, both donor and patient, to insure proper transfusion of blood and blood products; at an intermediate level, recognizes and resolves discrepancies observed in blood specimens or laboratory equipment; determines procedures to be followed according to preliminary serological results of the specimens; maintains records of transfusions.
Gains experience and develops working knowledge by performing routine and complex procedures utilizing complex instrumentation and manual methods Responsible for the accuracy, interpretation and reporting of results
Performs and keeps accurate records of equipment maintenance and quality control Refers problems and unusual results to appropriate personnel
Performs clerical and support services as needed.
Responds to customer needs and requests
Participates in proficiency testing of unknowns and internal and external continuing education
Participates in continuing education programs related to laboratories
Bachelors Degree in Medical Technology preferred and certified BS/BA in Science from an accredited college; and Certification Eligible based on one year work experience plus degree
Certification eligible CLT at MGH with one year of performance evaluations which meet or exceed expectations and
Ten hours of documented continuing education in previous year within division, hospital or external programs
All of the skills and abilities required for Clinical Laboratory Technologist and Highlevel of analytical ability and judgement
Good understanding of department policies and procedures, test principles and equipment operation
Ability to work independently on standard procedures and assignments
High level of professionalism
Ability to participate as requested in performance improvement, work re-design and divisional development projects
Massachusetts General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
By embracing diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, we choose to lead. Applications from protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged.
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Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Years of Experience Required:
Massachusetts General Hospital
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Since 1811, Massachusetts General Hospital has been committed to delivering standard-setting medical care. Throughout the decades, the hospital has had a consistent commitment to advancing that care through pioneering research and educating future health care professionals.The third oldest general hospital in the United States and the oldest and largest hospital in New England, Mass General continues its tradition of excellence today. Mass General has consistently placed among the top hospitals on the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals Honor Roll since the survey began in 1990. In 2015, Mass General was named #1 in the nation based on our quality of care, patient safety and reputation in 16 clinical specialties. In 2013, Mass General was also redesignated a Magnet hospital, the highest honor for nursing excellence awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.