Medical Technologist - (Days/FT)
Company: Clara Maass Medical Center
Posted on: September 12, 2021
Located in Belleville, Clara Maass Medical Center is a facility
of RWJBarnabas Health and provides a complete continuum of care to
residents of northern New Jersey. With over 700 physicians and
2,100 employees, we offer advanced treatment for a wide variety of
medical conditions. Our facility includes centers for advanced
wound care, sleep disorders, bariatrics, orthopedics cardiac
services, cancer care, emergency services, and more. In 2017, the
Medical Center completed a state-of-the-art campus expansion
featuring a new four-story 87,000 square foot building with a
private, 32-bed Intensive Care Unit, new Main Entrance and Lobby,
Retail Pharmacy, Patient Registration Area and a recently expanded
Clara Maass Medical Center has been recognized nationally for
its quality and patient safety by Healthgrades and by The Leapfrog
Group, having earned its twelfth Grade A in 2019. The Medical
Center has received Disease-Specific Care Certification from the
Joint Commission for Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS), Congestive
Heart Failure, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement, Cardiac
Rehabilitation and, Advanced Certification in Palliative Care and
is listed by the American Hospital Association as one of Healthcare
s Most Wired hospitals. In 2018, the Medical Center earned a
designation in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality from the Human Rights
We are currently looking for a Medical Technologist. This
position performs the examination of and test performance in the
Core Laboratory on human specimens for purposes of obtaining
information for the diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of
patients. This also includes perming moderate to high complexity
testing utilizing manual methods, semi-automated and automated
clinical analyzers in the areas of Chemistry, Hematology, Blood
Bank, Stat lab and basic Microbiology. The incumbent will utilize
the Laboratory Information System, as well as be responsible and
accountable for the following duties:
- Coordinate and perform a variety of
routine and/or complex laboratory tests and procedures relevant to
the particular lab area and personal qualifications.
- Prepare and test specimens for examination
and reports results.
- Follow established in-process quality
control procedures, including recording data.
- Perform routine and/or preventive
maintenance on laboratory equipment.
- Troubleshoot basic instrumentation,
culture media, chemicals, reagents, stains, solutions, technical
problems and methodologies.
- Maintain sufficient supplies at work
- Ensure and maintain quality control and
- Use Infection Control practices and
- Perform related duties, as assigned.
In addition to the specific duties and responsibilities
described above, the ideal candidate should meet the following
- Advanced in your knowledge of the
concepts, principles and practices of medical technology to perform
the full range of duties involved in planning, coordinating and
evaluating laboratory services.
- Aware of quality management
- Knowledgeable of accrediting agencies and
regulatory requirements pertaining to laboratory operations.
- Familiar with statistical evaluation and
- Apt in laboratory quality
control/assurance policies, procedures and principles, as well as
safety practices and regulations.
- A Bachelors, Masters or Doctorate in
clinical laboratory science, chemical, physical or biological
Sciences, OR meets NJ Sanitary Code Chapter 44, Chapter IV,
8:44-2.6 Technologist qualifications.
- Blood Bank experience required
in a hospital setting
- ASCP or eligibility
- Meets minimum CLIA and NJ
- Six (6) months hospital
experience preferred. Successful passing of screening exam and
demonstrated written and practical competencies in Core
- The flexibility to work various weekends
- The ability to work various shifts, as
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