Medical Laboratory Technician: Performs routine tests,... [+] More
Medical Laboratory Technician: Performs routine tests, and compiles data from tests in medical laboratory for use in diagnosis and treatment of disease. Conducts quantitative and qualitative chemical analyses of body fluids, such as blood, urine, and spinal fluid, under supervision of Medical Technologist. Typically requires specialized certification.
Uses microscope to perform blood counts. Tests blood for transfusion purposes. May draw blood from patient's finger, ear lobe, or vein, observing principles of asepsis to obtain blood samples. May specialize in hematology, blood bank, cytology, histology, or chemistry. (Source: eDOT Job Description) [-] Less
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