Fairview Health Services  Medical Laboratory Technician in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Medical Laboratory Technician

Specialty Laboratory

Location Fairview Clinics-Eden Prairie

Department Labs - Acute Care

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Shift Rotating day/evening

Date Posted 03/01/2018

Job Number 18-71510

Job Description:

The clinic lab hours are 6:45am -7:15pm, Monday-Friday. Coverage on Saturdays at another location. Must be willing to work additional hours and additional locations as needed.

The MLT performs waived moderate or high complexity testing as defined by CLIA'88. The MLT possesses working knowledge of the clinical laboratory and performs routine clinical laboratory analyses, recognizes problems, identifies basic causes, and makes corrections using established protocols. The MLT correlates data based on knowledge of technical and instrumental conditions affecting test results and performs quality control procedures within established parameters. The MLT collaborates with the customers of the laboratory to promote customer satisfaction. The MLT works independently under general supervision.

Job Qualifications:

Graduate from a Medical Technical Laboratory program (2 years) with an Associate degree in clinical laboratory science which includes the completion of a clinical internship or equivalent routes as specified in CLIA'88. Applicant should possess or be eligible to receive appropriate HHS laboratory certification (ASCP or AMT). If not certified at the time of hire, must obtain certification within 1 year of eligibility/hire. Minimum of one year experience as a MLT preferred.

BLS certification.

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.