Diligent, accurate and reliable Laboratory Technologist with a reputation for completing high quality, complex diagnostic lab procedures in a timely fashion and in accordance with OSHA standards. Medical Laboratory Technologist with 23 years experience calibrating and adjusting malfunctioning equipment, as well as completing routine and emergency maintenance on laboratory instruments. Currently licensed as a Technologist in chemistry and as a Technician in microbiology, serology, immunohematology, and hematology in Florida.
Strong at troubleshooting
Wants to be challenged
Communicates with others
Medical Laboratory Technologist - Chemistry, 12/2006 to 09/2016 Integrated Regional Laboratories – Northwest Medical Center
Maintain and operate Seimens Dimension Chemistry Analyzer.
Processes specimens, prepares reagents, performs testing procedures; reports and interprets test results.
Performs quality control testing, instrument maintenance and troubleshooting.
Verifies analytic accuracy, precision, sensitivity and references ranges for test methods.
Works with Physician to analyze results and conduct more difficult, non-routine tests.
Serves as a consultant to medical laboratory technicians and phlebotomists as needed.
Medical Laboratory Technologist, 02/1998 to 10/2006 Nationwide Laboratory – Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Maintain and operate ICP-MS trace metal analysis on plasma, whole blood, and aqueous and dialysate samples.
Maintain and operate HPLC instrument for analysis on serum samples.
Properly calibrate and troubleshoot malfunctioning equipment to ensure precise test results.
Develop methods of testing to improve the precision and accuracy of test results
Associate of Science: Medical Laboratory Technology, 1994 Broward College - Davie Florida
Medical Laboratory Technician: 1987 Sheridan Vocational - Hollywood, Florida