Job ID: 224964573
The MT/MLT personnel are responsible for specimen processing, test performance, and for reporting test results, and should only perform those tests that are authorized by the laboratory director and that are within the individual’s skill level as determined by education, training or experience, and technical abilities.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
MLT or MLS training with certification/registration as determined by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or American Medical Technologist (AMT) is required. One (1) year of previous laboratory experience (one year of student clinical rotation in Medical Technologist degree program may be considered). Bachelors of Science and MT Certification preferred. Training and certification in medical laboratory science required, must meet Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) standards for a Moderate Complexity Testing laboratory, non-waived testing. Knowledge of current laboratory standards and trends in lab practice. Must possess the ability to work independently, have excellent communication skills, both oral and written, and be computer literate. Knowledge of history, culture and health need of Native American communities preferred. Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Requires a valid driver’s license with the ability to be insured under the Tribe’s policy. Tribal Preference applies.
Must pass background check. Work is performed indoors in a clinical setting. Requires standing, walking, sitting, bending and stooping for long periods of time and traveling to field health clinics. May be required to lift up to 15 pounds. This work involves regular and recurring exposure to contagious diseases, caustic reagents, and x-rays. Special Safety precautions and protecting clothing and gear, such as safety glasses, protective coat and gloves are often required. Potential exposure to unpredictable behavior from patients, families and visitors. Nimiipuu Health is a smoke-free and drug free work place
Will be required to maintain compliance with all Nimiipuu Employee Health requirements as identified in the Infection Control Policies. Must maintain current CPR/BLS certification.
Nimiipuu Health is an ambulatory healthcare establishment that is owned and operated by the Nez Perce Tribe. With two clinic locations in North-Central Idaho, we ensure our patients receive quality healthcare in a culturally sensitive and confidential setting. We provide comprehensive clinical services, which include medical, dental, optical,...
Nimiipuu Health is an ambulatory healthcare establishment that is owned and operated by the Nez Perce Tribe. With two clinic locations in North-Central Idaho, we ensure our patients receive quality healthcare in a culturally sensitive and confidential setting. We provide comprehensive clinical services, which include medical, dental, optical, pharmaceutical, behavioral health and community health. Our office headquarters are stationed in Lapwai, ID, and our fully operational satellite clinic is stationed in Kamiah, ID. Join our Nimiipuu Health family in leaving an everlasting legacy--providing exceptional healthcare for today's and tomorrow's generations!