Allied Health Careers at Lifespan

Medical Technologist Job

Job Number: NH18242

Job Title: Medical Technologist

Department: Lab Special Chemistry - 1302971

Facility: Newport Hospital

Location: Newport, RI

Completion of Bachelor’s Degree in medical technology, chemistry, biology or related area, or equivalent education and experience as defined by CLIA standards. National certification (or eligible) by ASCP or equivalent. The ability to operate equipment and instruments, to perform all procedures and tests within one or more laboratory sections and to interpret them for accuracy. Obtain blood specimens from patients of all ages.
Performs clinical tests for the detection and diagnosis of disease. All essential functions performed in this position reflect the age specific needs of the patients. Refers unusual situations to Sr. Medical Technologist or Manager for clarification and/or guidance in handling.