Driven hardworking Medical Laboratory Scientist with ASCP certification, with two and half year of experience in the field. Familiar with basic laboratory procedures and testing. Looking to bring skills to a new environment for the benefit of patients as well as the organization.
Data and statistical analysis
Sharp critical thinker
Lab testing and reporting
Lab equipment maintenance
CLIA, CAP & OSHA compliance
Efficient workflow habits (multi-tasking)
Clear communication skills
Approachable as a reference
Ability to deal with high-stress environment
Quick learner of new LIS
MLS(ASCP), 06/2014 to Current University of Colorado Hospital – Aurora, Colorado
Prepared specimens for analysis and established proper chronological priorities in testing, including code, stat and routine priorities.
Carefully reviewed test results for accuracy, and calling critical results to the responsible party.
Properly calibrated and adjusted malfunctioning equipment to ensure precise test results. Followed by calibration verification, as well as quality control.
Evaluating quality control, documenting follow-up action during quality control failure and correction of patient samples as necessary.
Performed both routine and emergency maintenance on laboratory instruments.
Maintained current knowledge of developments in technical instrumentation, understanding of disease, and clinical outcomes per the ASCP Certification Maintenance program and other continuing education opportunities.
Quickly responded to and resolved all customer service issues in a timely manner, including clients and associated clinics.
Conducted high-paced chemical and microscopic analysis of bodily fluids.
Managed specimen sample handling, receiving, storage and inventory.
Performed high complexity hematology testing in patient population with a high variety of disorders.
Performed stat and routine priority urinalysis.
Performed blood gas, lactate, and ionized calcium testing on a stat basis only.
Analysis of serum, plasma and urine for a large variety of analytes, using six automated instruments as well as a sample delivery system to each analyzer.
Performed troubleshooting on instruments in all areas of the core laboratory.
Prepared powerful chemical solutions, calibrators, quality controls and reagents for use in the analysis of samples.
Adhered to CAP, CLIA and organizational standards.
Maintained competency in all areas of the core laboratory.
Bachelor of Science: Mirco and Molecular Biology, 2011 Portland State University - Portland, Oregon