Colleton Medical Center is proud to be the leader of healthcare services to Colleton and the surrounding counties. Our 135 bed facility is able to provide the most comprehensive care to improve the health of our community, and we have been serving the community for over half a century. We are fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and offer a full-range of diagnostic, therapeutic, emergency and surgical services.
The Medical Lab Technician performs tests and procedures in one or more areas of the clinical laboratory. Medical Lab Technicians are accountable for accurate results, the proper use of quality control materials and evaluation of those results. They must recognize the interdependency of tests and conditions that affect test results. The Medical Lab Technician will participate in continuing education, competency and proficiency testing.
Must be currently registered or eligible for registration as a Clinical Laboratory Technician NCA or as a Medical Laboratory Technician by ASCP or equivalent agency.
Associates degree plus completion of an approved MLT program.
An associate degree or at least 60 semester hours of academic credit from a regionally accredited college/university, including 6 semester hours of Chemistry and 6 semester hours of Biology AND three years full time acceptable clinical laboratory experience in Blood Banking, Chemistry, Hematology, Microbiology, Immunology and Clinical Microscopy in the US.
Prefer hospital laboratory experience
Performs in accordance with delineated job responsibilities and satisfactorily completes a yearly evaluation based on these responsibilities.
Must possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively meet the needs of the patient/internal & external customer.