Coordinates functions of one or more department sections.
Reads, analyzes and interprets common scientific and technical journals, manuals and procedures.
Responsible for accurate and timely specimen procurement and handling.
Provides quality service for all aspects of the pre-analytic phase of test performance (reagent, specimen, quality control materials, products and supply preparation, understanding procedures).
Provides quality service for all aspects of the analytic phase of test performance (QC and specimen testing, recognizing interrelationship of tests and accurate and precise resulting).
Provides quality service for all aspects of the post-analytic phase of test performance (remedial and corrective action, documentation).
Participates in and demonstrates satisfactory performance of HSS-approved proficiency testing activities.
Prepares and maintains departmental records, reports, statistic, logs, files and other documents as required in written and computer format.
Demonstrates knowledge, skill and accuracy in the operation and maintenance of all department instrumentation and equipment.
Frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel or crouch.
Occasionally required to sit or climb.
Required to use hands to handle or feel objects, tools or controls.
Frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds of department supplies and equipment.
Occasionally may need to move patients and/or equipment of more than 100 pounds.
Requires specific vision abilities for far vision, near vision, depth perception, colors, accommodation and
Vision correctable to 20/40.