Performs skilled, specialized work in the conduct of chemical, microscopic and bacteriologic laboratory tests. Adds reagents or indicator solutions, and subjects specimens for processing to operations such as heating, filtering or titrating. Prepares slides as necessary for microscopic analysis. Observes reactions, color changes, or formation of precipitates; studies slides using microscope, or subjects treated specimens to automatic analyzing equipment. Typically requires technologist designation by ASCP, AMT, HHS, or ISCLT.
- MLT or MT certification through ASCP or AMT (or eligible)
- Associates OR Bachelors degree in Medical Technology
- Phlebotomy, Microscope skills, blood cell identification skills
- Laboratory Automated Analyzers