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Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Skilled Laboratory Technologist trained in analytical techniques to support clinical trial testing. Efficiently coordinates materials and equipment to meet laboratory demands. Strong Cerner proficiency. Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals. Detail-oriented Medical Laboratory Tech well-versed in performing tests such as urinalysis, blood gasses and blood smears. Highly organized and diligent with systematic approach to handling specimens and conducting assessments.

Skills
  • Venipuncture
  • Calibration
  • Immunology
  • Phlebotomy
  • Laboratory Procedures
  • Laboratory Testing
  • Chemistry
  • Preparing Compounds and Reagents
  • Lab equipment maintenance
  • Aseptic procedures
  • Database Management
  • Analytical skills
Work History
Medical Laboratory Technician, 07/2021 - Current
Gap Solutions, Inc El Paso, TX,
  • Runs and evaluates QC per protocol.
  • Performs maintenance activities as scheduled and according to SOP.
  • Investigates QC/maintenance/instrument/procedural problems, takes appropriate corrective action, and documents.
  • Participates in QI activities – collects data, identifies issues, participates in resolutions.
  • Performs proficiency testing within the allotted time frame and receives a satisfactory rating.
  • Performs annual or semi-annual competency assessments on time and receives a satisfactory rating.
  • Completes recurring mandatory training prior to assigned due date(s).
  • Reviews policies and procedures as assigned.
  • Attains a minimum of 12 CE’s annually, in at least 2 of the 4 categories.
  • Maintains active certification status at all times.
  • Volunteers for projects and completes them on time.
  • Evaluates specimens for acceptability and appropriateness of test request.
  • Follows standard operating policies and procedures.
  • Recognizes unusual/abnormal/critical results and takes appropriate and timely action(s).
  • Performs testing within established TAT guidelines. Can effectively prioritize and adapt to workload demands.
  • Enters results in computer completely and accurately.
  • Immediately phones test result corrections to the responsible licensed provider (or nursing staff) and accurately documents.
  • Telephones and faxes results when required.
  • Performs new procedures competently and with minimal supervision.
  • MLT, (AMT) certified.
  • Performs daily, weekly, bi-weekly and monthly maintenance on the Roche Cobas analyzer for Chemistry.
  • Performs and analyzes samples on ATOPS analyzer for Coagulation.
  • Identifies crystals, casts, sperm, WBC, RBC, epithelial cells (squamous, transitional, renal) manually and on iVelocity and iChem analyzers.
  • Performs specific gravity on refractometer.
  • Performs dipstick using Clinitek.
  • Analyzes results on sysmex for Hematology.
  • Uses iSed analyzer for sedimentation rate tests.
  • Performs differentials for CBC, IGI, and body fluids.
  • Performs cell counts on bronchial wash and CSF and other viscous body fluids.
  • Able to perform ROTEM and analyze blood gas results for Cardiac OR.
  • Able to request blood products for Cardiac patients.
  • Proved successful working within tight deadlines and fast-paced atmosphere.
  • Collect blood and tissue samples with focus on accuracy and adherence to aseptic techniques.
  • Set up, maintained and verified sterility of lab equipment and tools.
  • Analyzed experiment and test results to validate adherence to standards and specifications.
  • Maintained confidentiality of all patient information to conform to HIPAA, internal and other regulatory standards.
  • Worked with pathologist to isolate abnormalities and narrow down likely diagnoses.
Medical Laboratory Assistant II, 04/2020 - 08/2020
Clarivate Plc Bethesda, MD,
  • Operate automated instruments, perform routine maintenance, QC, and patient testing commensurate with the level and extent of formalized training and demonstrated competency.
  • Responsible for performance of technical laboratory tests/procedures which provide information to physicians for the diagnosis, prevention, or treatment of diseases in patients.
  • Processes and tests samples appropriately.
  • Processes samples according to requested priority and within established turn-around-time guidelines.
  • Evaluates specimens for acceptable labeling/identification.
  • Evaluates specimens for acceptability and appropriateness of the test request.
  • Performs waived and moderately complex testing.
  • Performs testing on automated instruments according to SOP.
  • Accurately reports and communicates test results via telephone, printer, or fax, with documentation completed as required.
  • Recognizes unusual/abnormal results or procedural issues and takes appropriate action.
  • Performs Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement duties (to include Quality Control / maintenance / troubleshooting for procedures and equipment).
  • Runs and evaluates QC per protocol.
  • Performs basic maintenance activities as scheduled, according to SOP.
  • Investigates and documents QC/maintenance/instrument/procedural problems, takes appropriate corrective action.
  • Participates in competency assessment/continuing education activities.
  • Completes mandatory training, iCare and review of all required policy/procedure books annually.
  • Performs competency assessment exercise as required and receives a satisfactory rating.
  • Acquires 12.0 CEU’s annually.
  • Enters results in computer completely and accurately.
  • Provides support to Medical Laboratory Scientist staff
  • Consults with, and communicates relevant information to the Medical Laboratory Scientists as required.
  • Perform gram stains on sputum, tissues, infected body sites and body fluid.
  • Maintained strict aseptic fields when collecting biological samples, minimizing staff and patient infection risks.
  • Set up, maintained and verified sterility of lab equipment and tools.
  • Identified microorganisms present in sputum and body fluid samples and cultivated strains to support clinical diagnostics.
  • Perform PCR (Covid-19, C. Dif, HSV, and FLU A/B/RSV) testing on DiaSorin instrument.
  • Streaked agar plates.


Client Service Representative, 08/2019 - 04/2020
Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center City, STATE,
  • Provides customer service to patients and healthcare providers.
  • Is responsible for receipt of specimens into laboratory.
  • Processes specimen appropriately and performs pre-analytical procedures based on specific test ordered and established protocols.
  • Triages specimen for distribution to appropriate lab area.
  • Performs data entry of lab orders.
  • Accurately relays test results and other information in a timely manner.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and courteously with patients, clients, and co-workers, by telephone or in person.
  • Deals with problems in a calm, professional manner.
  • Must maintain a professional, courteous, respectful, cooperative and positive nature when dealing with patients, clients, physicians, etc.
  • Communicates effectively with co-workers and with manager.
  • Provides constructive feedback in regard to improvement in our ability to meet the goals of Northern Light Laboratory.
  • Participates in competency assessment/continuing education activities.
  • Completes mandatory training, reads, all required policy/procedure books yearly.
  • Performs competency testing as administered; receives satisfactory rating.
  • Attains a minimum of 8 CE’s annually; in 2 of the 4 Continuing Education categories.
  • Participates in QI activities—collects data, identifies issues, and participates in resolutions.
  • Process samples appropriately.
  • Processes samples according to requested priority.
  • Evaluates specimens for acceptability and appropriateness of the test request.
  • Evaluates specimens for acceptable labeling/identification.
  • Performs preanalytical procedures (e.g. centrifuging, splitting, freezing, etc.).
  • Researches specimen type and quantity if test is unknown.
  • Trouble shoots process issues, printers, client information retrieval/entry systems, etc.
  • Files reports and requisitions.
  • Sorts envelopes and distributes lab reports.
  • Maintains logs and other paperwork as required.
Education
High School Diploma: , Expected in
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Bangor High School - Bangor, ME
GPA:
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Bachelor of Science: Biology, Psychology, Expected in
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Lynn University - Boca Raton, FL
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Affiliations
Sorority - Theta Phi Alpha Positions: Panhellenic Delegate, New Member Educator, Fundraising Chair, Sisterhood/Social Chair, Vice President
Certifications
  • MLT - Medical Laboratory Technician (AMT)
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School Attended

  • Bangor High School
  • Lynn University

Job Titles Held:

  • Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Medical Laboratory Assistant II
  • Client Service Representative

Degrees

  • High School Diploma
  • Bachelor of Science

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