Avera St. Lukes Hospital - Aberdeen Medical Lab Technician - MLT in Aberdeen, South Dakota

Job Summary:Appropriate specimen collection and corresponding orders for diagnostic testing.Performance and appropriate documentation of diagnostic testing.Accurate and timely reporting of diagnostic testing.Performance and interpretation of quality control/calibration and participation in all quality assessment/improvement activities.Maintaining clinical competency through on-going education and professional development.Demonstrating knowledge of the principles of growth and development and possesses the ability to respond to specific issues and data reflective of the patient/customer's status.Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care for the population served in this laboratory.Education/Experience:Minimum of an associate degree in Medical Laboratory ScienceCompletion of a clinical internship as part of degree program.Licenses/Certification:National Certification as a MLT (ASCP) or equivalent. Or obtaining certification within 12 months of hire date.Hours: 7:30am-8:00pm; 48hrs/2wks; varied shifts