Medical Lab Tech

Our purpose is Better Health. Specializing in primary care for patients 65+ is our passion.

What's Your Why?

• Are you looking for a career opportunity that will help you grow personally and professionally?

• Do you have a passion for helping others achieve Better Health?

• Are you ready to join a growing team that shares your mission?

Why Join Our Team: At VIPcare, we value you. We see you. Team Members at VIPcare are living their why and building their careers with a reliable team that shares their mission of providing 5-star service that always puts patient care and outcomes first. At VIPcare, it's the little things we do each and every day that set us apart from other primary care practices. Our patients are family, and we want to keep our family healthy. Be part of a team that is transforming healthcare one patient at a time. We take great care of our team so they can take great care of our patients and achieve: Better Care. Better Outcomes. Better Health.

THE OPPORTUNITY

We are currently searching for an upbeat, positive, career-minded, enthusiastic team member to work as a Certified Lab Tech in our Primary Care Clinics located in Tulsa, OK. Successful candidates will assist providers in the examination and treatment of Geriatric patients following established standards and practices. Salud VIPcare does services primarily Spanish-speaking patients so being bilingual and fluent in Spanish and English is required

(Schedule is Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.)

Essential Duties :
  1. Performs specimen analysis of all Chemistry, Hematology and Immunology specimens as directed. Performs analysis of blood samples in an efficient, accurate manner.
  2. Records results on appropriate worksheet and computer system and performs file maintenance. Processes specimens for send-out testing.
  3. Maintains an adequate supply of reagents and consumables and maintains appropriate records. Prepares smear and performs differential on peripheral blood smear.
  4. Performs microscopic examination of urinary sediment as ordered. Performs other laboratory tests as ordered. Prepares reagents, stains and other chemical solutions. Verifies all critical results and documents with accurate follow-up.
  5. Processes specimens for Reference Laboratory testing. Performs proficiency testing quarterly. Assays and analyzes quality control specimens to ensure acceptable patient results. Records results of quality controls daily. Plots results of control runs. Follows defined protocol for investigating out-of-control runs and implements necessary remedial action. Records daily temperature and humidity readings.
  6. Performs daily, weekly and monthly instrument maintenance as indicated. Records proper lot numbers of all controls, calibrator, and reagents. Identifies troubleshooting procedures and calls technical services as needed.
  7. Implements and complies with safety and quality assurance standards. Complies with regulatory agency standards. Adheres to all OSHA compliance laws and Universal Precaution procedures. Properly disposes of hazardous materials.
  8. Reports abnormal values to physician immediately. Notifies patients of laboratory results per physician's request.
  9. Accurately charges the encounter forms for laboratory work performed. Logs in and reviews reference laboratory results.
  10. Maintains a clean working environment and restocks the laboratory area as needed. Performs phlebotomy and sample collection procedures as needed. Maintains confidentially of all information related to patients and medical staff.
  11. Performs related duties as required.

Qualifications : Employee must be able to perform essential and non essential duties satisfactorily. The individual must be able to multi-task and have a strong attention to detail. Ability to interact effectively and in a supportive manner with persons of all background. Excellent telephone skills and etiquette. Ability to work well under pressure.

Education and/or Experience : Associate's degree (A.A.) in an accredited Medical Laboratory Technician program. Current certification or registration as an MLT (ASCP), CLT (NCA) or equivalent.

Language Skills : Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions. Ability to effectively communicate with staff and clients.

Reasoning Ability : Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.

Computer Skills : Employee must have knowledge of Medical Software and Microsoft Office including Word ad Excel. Strong PC skills and well versed with using Internet applications.

Physical Demands : Physical requirements include standing for extended periods of time, walking, bending, stooping, and lifting books and files of approximately 50 lbs or less. Work may include extended periods of time viewing a computer video monitor and/or operating a keyboard. Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, moving, lifting of charts and/or equipment up to 50 lbs or less.

We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package:
  • Medical, dental, vision, disability, and life
  • 401k, with employer match
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for their job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

    We're an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.