Laboratory Technologist Job at Bethesda Healthcare

Bethesda Healthcare

Laboratory Technologist

The purpose of this position is carry out sampling, testing, measuring, recording and analyzing of results as requested by the clinical team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide medical laboratory diagnostic and therapeutic information, products, and services by establishing specimen preparation procedures;
  • Establish and implement written operating procedures and protocols for the laboratory and ensure compliance with the same.
  • Maintain medical laboratory equipment performance by establishing quality standards; developing operations, quality, and troubleshooting procedures; ensuring staff compliance; certifying instrument performance; arranging equipment replacement, service, and repair.
  • Set up, adjust, maintain and clean medical laboratory equipment in readiness for services.
  • Conduct blood tests for transfusion purposes and perform blood counts.
  • Obtain specimens, cultivating, isolating and identifying microorganisms for analysis.
  • Examine cells stained with dye to locate abnormalities.
  • Collect blood or tissue samples from patients, observing principles of asepsis to obtain blood sample.
  • Receive patients and the laboratory request forms and direct them accordingly.
  • Keep records of all laboratory activities, including stock keeping.
  • Prepare and participate on Continuous Medical Education presentations.
  • Prepare and submit monthly and annual reports of the activities of the department

Level of Education

  • Diploma in medical laboratory
  • Registered and licensed by the Kenya medical laboratory technicians and technologists board

Applications to be received by 11th December 2020 through

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Updated: December 5, 2020 — 2:22 am