Keeps current on variations in testing protocols for all ages and populations to ensure that accurate testing occurs.
Follows established procedures to perform routine and STAT clinical laboratory testing in all areas of the laboratory.
Accurately reads, interprets, records, and maintains records of patient testing.
Learns new procedures/assignments in a timely manner,
Maintains an up to date working knowledge of all technical procedures in the department and operation of all instrumentation.
Makes sound decisions consistent with departmental policies and procedures and handles situations not covered by written or verbal instructions appropriately.
Routinely reviews pending reports and investigates and manages all outstanding specimen/test issues and delays.
Consults with or apprises CLS, Manager, or Medical Director regarding matters beyond own scope of responsibility or knowledge.
Performs other tasks as assigned by the Manager or Director.