Medical Lab Technician, Carilion Clinic Family Medicine - Blacksburg (Bonus Eligible)

Blacksburg, VA, US, 24060

Employment Status:  Full time
Shift:  Day
Facility:  Carilion Clinic Family Medicine - Blacksburg
Requisition Number:  139734

How You’ll Help Transform Healthcare:

Performs a variety of laboratory procedures in an independent manner with little or no direct supervision.  Produces accurate and timely test results appropriate to specific age groups by accepted laboratory standards. Provides quality services in a caring and professional manner and supports hospital and departmental goals.

  • Performs laboratory tests on patients of all ages including cell counts, microscopic examinations, and chemical analyses. Performs coagulation evaluations, culture identification and other testing.
  • Maintains records on test procedures and instruments in accordance with departmental standards. 
  • Obtains blood by fingerstick and phlebotomy. Observes safety regulations and universal precautions in collection, processing, and disposal of laboratory specimens. Coordinates phlebotomy and specimen processing as appropriate.
  • Performs and documents quality control before reporting patient results, in accordance with the CCL Quality Management Plan.
  • Reports abnormal or critical results to the appropriate personnel and notifies department supervisor of issues.
  • Participates in training of nurses, x-ray technicians and resident physicians in basic office laboratory procedures. 
  • Performs certain clerical duties as necessary; these may include, but are not limited to  making appointments in the EMR, answering the phone and compiling data for a monthly statistical report.
  • Assists nursing personnel in patient care and transport to/from examination rooms, laboratory, x-ray and waiting area. 
  • Maintains competency in all areas of responsibility, in part, by reviewing new and revised procedures and policies.
  • Adheres to Carilion, departmental and regulatory policies and procedures.
  • May be assigned other duties as needed, such as clerical duties.

What We Require:

Education: Associate degree required.

Experience: Two years of experience in a physician office lab preferred.

Licensure/Certifications/Registration: MLT(ASCP) certification required.  AHA BLS-HCP required.

Other Minimum Qualifications: Detail-oriented, good interpersonal and communication skills, good organizational skills, and electronic medical record (EMR) experience helpful.

About Carilion

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.


Requisition Number: 139734 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Carilion Clinic Family Medicine - Blacksburg 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Monday through Friday; hours between 7:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.
For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Carilion Total Rewards

What matters to you is important to us—like benefits, rewards, and resources to improve your life. Carilion understands the importance of prioritizing your well-being to help you develop and thrive. When you make your tomorrow with us, we’ll enhance your potential to realize the best in yourself. Below are benefits available to you when you join Carilion:

  • Employer Funded Pension Plan, vested after five years (Voluntary 403B)
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision Benefits
  • Flexible Work Arrangements/Schedules
  • Remote Work Options
  • Paid Time Off (accrued from day one)
  • Onsite fitness studios and discounts to our Carilion Wellness centers
  • Access to our health and wellness app, Virgin Pulse
  • Discounts on childcare
  • Continued education and training

Find more about Carilion Clinic’s benefits by vising our Total Rewards Page.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

Nearest Major Market: Blacksburg
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

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