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Student Med Technologist Micro PRN

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Trinity Health


10d ago

ūüíľ Graduate Job

Des Moines

AI generated summary

  • You need a Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or related field, enrolled in NAACLS internship, computer skills, and completed abuse training.
  • You will accurately identify patients, process specimens, perform testing under supervision, maintain instruments, manage pending logs, follow procedures, handle chemicals safely, meet productivity standards, utilize laboratory systems, provide customer service, troubleshoot issues, and maintain supply inventories.

Graduate Job

Healthcare‚ÄĘDes Moines


  • May work in various laboratory testing departments to process and test blood, urine and body fluid specimens. Assists technical personnel in analyzer maintenance, testing workflow, and specimen tracking, as appropriate for patient age including neonates, infants, children, adolescents, adults, and geriatric adults.


  • Bachelor‚Äôs degree in Medical Technology or in Chemistry, Biology or related field.
  • Must be actively enrolled and have completed one rotation of the clinical internship in a National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS) accredited clinical laboratory science program.
  • Computer skills required.
  • Proof of completion of Mandatory Reporter abuse training for child and dependent adult abuse within three (3) months of hire.

Education requirements


Area of Responsibilities



  • Identifies patients/specimens using two unique patient identifiers and accurately labels specimen containers.
  • Performs specimen processing as needed. For example, proper identification, aliquoting, plate streaking, preparing slides, special handling, and required documentation.
  • Performs testing under supervision of technical staff.
  • Performs instrument maintenance according to established protocols.
  • Performs quality control and instrument calibrations under supervision of technical staff.
  • Assists in management of pending logs to ensure appropriate testing turnaround times.
  • Follows established procedures and policies including infection control and blood-borne pathogens.
  • Handles chemicals according to established safety protocols.
  • Meets defined workload productivity standards. Supports and utilizes LEAN principles.
  • Operates laboratory information systems, personal computers and instrument-related computer software.
  • Handles incoming and outgoing telephone calls utilizing good customer service skills and knowledge of the laboratory.
  • Assists technical personnel to troubleshoot issues related to specimen quality, instrument/method performance and analytical interferences to ensure patient results match clinical status.
  • Maintains supply inventories.


Work type

Part time

Work mode



Des Moines