is responsible for accurate and timely performance of various test
methodologies in an appropriate manner and reporting test results to patient
care units so that laboratory services consistently provide high quality
possess a high level of quantitative skills and be proficient in all aspects of
microbiology, including plate reading and interpretation, smear reading and
interpretation, identification of microorganisms, use of some automated
instrumentation (troubleshooting, preventative maintenance).
Good oral and
written skills are essential.
or higher degree in Medical Technology or Clinical Laboratory Science from an
accredited institution and ASCP certification, or ASCP eligible required.
Minimum of one
full year in Microbiology preferred
or eligible. Must obtain ASCP certification within 6 months of start date to
Laboratory and Clinical Technicians
Hahnemann University Hospital