Registered Medical Tech
job description are expected to have contact with bloodborne pathogens and as such they arerequired to be oriented and annually trained under the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration''s Bloodborne Pathogen Standard (CFR1910.1030)Special Skills:MT level certification (ASCP, NCA, HEW) or categorical certification consistent with work performed (e.g., NCAcategorical certification, NRCC, ASRM or equivalent, C, H, I, BB, and Core Laboratory.) Ability to perform workaccurately and pay attention to details, frequently changing from one task to another without loss of efficiency orcomposure. Ability to function competently in a changing work environment. Ability to work cooperatively within thehealth-system and with multidisciplinary team members. Ability to utilize effective time management to set priorities, perform job related responsibilities. Ability to use critical thinking skills to effectively problem-solve and deliverSupervision Exercised: None Supervision Received:Supervision from the Supervisor, Manager or Director.Working Conditions:Hospital environment in a well-lit laboratory. Mobility is required to obtain specimens and move to different areas ofPathology. Requires moderate sitting, walking, and frequent and prolonged periods of standing. Requires manual dexterity to perform laboratory tests and data entry. Some heavy lifting of reagent packages of approximately 20 to 30 pounds is required. Requires transporting of heavy reagents on utility carts pushing over smooth and carpeted floors. Requires concentration, color recognition, and attention to detail to detect changes in specimens and perform clinical testing. Some exposure to corrosive solutions, combustiblereagents, fumes, infectious material, and occasional exposure to radioactive material. Exposure to blood and blood products and contagious diseases transmitted through specimens.