AIDS Healthcare Foundation

Medical Laboratory Technologist

US-FL-Fort Lauderdale
Req No
2017-6876
Category
Public Health
Type
Regular Full-Time

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AMAZING INDIVIDUALS WORKING FOR POSITIVE PEOPLE at AIDS Healthcare Foundation!

Does the idea of doing something that really makes a difference in people’s lives while being well-compensated intrigue you? Are you looking to work for an organization that encourages growth and success from each and every one of its employees?

If so, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the place for you!

Founded in 1987, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the largest specialized provider of HIV/AIDS medical care in the nation. Our mission is to provide cutting edge medicine and advocacy, regardless of ability to pay. Through our healthcare centers, pharmacies, health plan, research and other activities, AHF provides access to the latest HIV treatments for all who need them.

AHF’s core values are:
• Patient-Centered
• Value Employees
• Respect for Diversity
• Nimble
• Fight for What’s Right
 
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Summary:
Under the general direction of the Senior Progam Manager, the Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT), utilizes independent judgment, performs both routine and complex laboratory procedures including: result reporting, quality control and quality assurance, equipment maintenance, and trouble shooting. The technologist may also function as a supervisor, educator and/or researcher of new test methods and procedures.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Medical laboratory technician will work in a moderately-complex clinical laboratory. At career entry, the MLT will be able to perform routine clinical laboratory tests done in hematology, immunohematology, microbiology, immunology and coagulation. The MLT must be licensed in the state of Florida in accordance to regulations outlined by the Florida Board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel. She/he will have gained basic laboratory skills required for entry-level positions in these and other emerging laboratory fields, such as molecular diagnostics. The responsibilities of the MLT are as follows:

  • Public Health Division Duties
  • Oversee daily operations of an Abbott i1000sr and Cepheid Infinity-80 analyzers
  • Decisions concerning sample collection and handling
  • Daily instrument maintenance and quality control
  • Sample testing
  • Collection and interpretation of data
  • Maintenance of accurate records and reporting of data
  • Knowledge of critical values
  • The level of analyses performed may range from point of care testing to complex testing, involving all major areas of the clinical laboratory.
  • The MLT will have diverse functions in areas of pre-analytical, analytical and post-analytical processes.
  • Ensure laboratory meets or exceeds all State and Federal regulatory requirements as outlined in the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA).
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities:
This position has supervisory responsibilities.

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