CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances
TMFHS TYR Mother Frances Hosp-38000
800 E. Dawson
Tyler, TX 75701
The Microbiology Technologist works under the direct supervision of the Microbiology supervisor. Performs CLIA highly complex bacteriological, parasitological, and serological procedures requiring judgement and interpretation. The Microbiology Technologist inoculates specimens for routine, fungus, and acid-fast cultures; performs and interprets stain reactions; performs routine identification and drug susceptibility procedures; performs Ova and Parasite procedures; processes acid-fast specimens, positive fungus culture, and serological specimens for Reference Laboratory; performs all data entry in LIS. These procedures are performed by following directions provided in the Procedure Manual. Correlating quality control procedures are performed with each test. The purpose is to provide diagnostic information for the physician. Performs all duties according to age specific standards as associated with job-related policies and procedures.