Perform clinical laboratory tests, such as hematology, immunohematology, chemistry, bacteriology, mycology, serology, parasitology, endocrinology, general immunology, and urinalysis.
Ensure the efficient running of the assigned section/department/lab, which includes routine work of different aspects of clinical investigations, sterilization of laboratory equipment, etc.
Collect and process samples, verify specimen identification and investigate and resolve testing issues.
Perform special handling and packing of referral samples.
Ensure that sufficient quantities of laboratory chemicals, test kits and equipment are available at all times. Includes raising requisitions and taking stock.
Prepare basic laboratory reagents.
Mail and file lab reports.
Maintain all instrumentation and testing procedures within established quality control standards.
Ensure that the proper disposal of Laboratory Contaminated Medical Waste and Sharp items in compliance with current HSE regulations.
Responsible for attending mandatory departmental and hospital in-service and competency programs.
Perform all duties in a manner that is consistent with PHCG Code of Conduct.
Attend mandatory departmental and unit meetings.
Ensure compliance with all QC protocols.
Look for opportunities to improve systems, processes and work practices – both within your own position and the organization as a whole.
Perform special phlebotomy procedures.
Maintain necessary supplies and inventory.
Participate in continuing education programs to maintain licensure and remain updated on changes in the medical technology field.
Perform all other duties as required or assigned.