Provided technical support to the laboratory staff in the areas of the Microbiology department including plating, identification, and staining of specimens.
Performed and documented patient results in accordance with established policies and procedures; performing preventive maintenance on all instruments; maintaining laboratory equipment and performing preventative maintenance on the analyzers, and keeping records of all test results.
Hematology, chemistry, urinalysis, blood Bank, and Microbiology. Prepared and maintained quality control records and reports.
Maintained a safe and clean environment by following aseptic procedures and following standard procedures for testing; observing principles of microbiological and biochemical techniques.
Additional duties included: Performing routine and complex laboratory procedures, including preparing reagents, troubleshooting instruments, and maintaining equipment.
Lab Technician: Performed microbiological and biochemical tests on the laboratory and prepared samples for analysis by monitoring the quality of the results and the proper use of the instrumentation.