To use my exceptional problem solving abilities, people skills and organizational skills to support the laboratory in the position of Medical Technologist.
Merrimack College ••••• No. Andover, MA •••••
BS Medical Technology ASCP Registry # MT ••••• ID # •••••
Internship: ••••• months Carney Hospital, Dorchester, MA
ASCP Board of Registry- Professional Registration MT
California Department of Laboratory Field Services- Medical •••••Technology License
March 1, ••••• to April •••••, •••••Whidbey General Hospital, ••••• N Main St. , Coupeville, WA ••••• Lab Director- Alice Smith. A small ••••• bed hospital with a comprehensive full service Laboratory. Responsible for running lab tests in all areas of the laboratory, but primarily Hematology/Coag and Chemistry and Serology.
May 7, ••••• to September ••••• Sea Mar Community Health Center ••••• Cordata Parkway, Bellingham, WA ••••• Tel ••••• Original Supervisor was Ester Veneigas MT(ASCP). A small Community Health Care Clinic, I was responsible for all laboratory functions, including performing CBCs, PT/INR, Lead Levels and many waived tests like Rapid Strep, Urinalysis, Urine hCG, Hgb A1c. My duties also include Phlebotomy on adults and children, ordering supplies, performing and documenting daily controls, performing EKGs and Spirometry, processing of blood samples to send to our reference lab. I also performed MLE Proficiency testing 3 times a year and trained Phlebotomy Students from Bellingham Technical College and Whatcom Community College.
July ••••• May ••••• Quest Diagnostics ••••• Airport Way So., Seattle, WA ••••• Main Laboratory. Supervisor Andy Verdan. Responsible for performing PCR molecular testing for GC and Chlamydia. Chemistry testing on Olympus ••••• and new ••••• instruments, Hematology CBC & Retic on Coulter GenS instrument, Coag Protime and PTT on Dade-Behring BCS, Automated Urinalysis and voice activated Microscopic. In addition I was responsible for all STAT testing including STAT Quant hCG and progesterone performed on Centaur instrument.
August ••••• July ••••• Quest Diagnostics ••••• Cordata Parkway, Bellingham, WA ••••• Lab moved to new building. Patient Service Center in Madrona Medical Group building Performed Phlebotomy on adults and children. Performed Chemistry testing on Beckman CX•••••, Hematology, Urinalysis with Microscopic, PT/INR and PTT in Coag.
••••• SmithKline Beecham bought by Quest Diagnostics Inc.
August ••••• ••••• SmithKline Beecham ••••• Cordata Parkway, Bellingham, WA Supervisor- Leslie Lowrey Generalist Med Tech in a moderate sized clinic of Internal Medicine Physicians and Oncologists. Responsible mainly for Hematology, Chemistry, Protimes, and Urinalysis with Microscopic and Phlebotomy.
May ••••• August ••••• Associates in Family Medicine ••••• Ellis St. Bellingham, WA ••••• Vacation and Sick Leave Fill In. All aspects of laboratory work in a fully automated Physicans Office Laboratory. Duties include Phlebotomy, Hematology, Strep Screens, Urinalysis with Microscopic, Wet Mount/KOH, specimen processing for send out testing, and computer data entry and resulting.
September ••••• Own and operate my own insurance medical exam and Phlebotomy Service; Eagle Engineering and Testing Services, Inc. Performing ••••• blood draws per year. I also performed drug and alcohol testing for NAIDA and DOT purposes.
January ••••• to December ••••• St. Lukes Hospital Laboratory, Chestnut St., Bellingham, WA ••••• On call/vacation substitute. Performing mainly Hematology and Chemistry procedures. Computer resulting and specimen processing. Responsible for backup of Hospital computers on my shift.
February ••••• - Had back surgery.
Did not go back to work until •••••
January ••••• November ••••• -Lab Inc., ••••• Ellis St., Bellingham, WA ••••• Phlebotomy and manager of drawing station in Medical Building. Responsible for Phlebotomy and specimen processing for send-out testing.
Had two children ••••• and ••••• I was a stay at home Mom until •••••
Married in May of ••••• Did not work in a laboratory until I went back into lab work in •••••
June •••••January ••••• Pathology Laboratory, ••••• Water St., Santa Cruz, CA Entry level bench Technologist. Responsible for phlebotomy and assigned laboratory testing procedures. Worked with temperary CA license for 6 months only. I had to quit until I passed the Licensure exam.
To keep my California License active, I am required to have ••••• hours of continuing education credits per year. Since moving to Washington State in •••••, I have accrued over ••••• credit hours.
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