Organizes work by matchingcomputer orders with specimen labeling; sorting specimens; checkinglabeling; logging specimens;
arranging reports for delivery;keeping work surfaces clean and orderly.
Maintains quality results by running standards andcontrols, verifying equipment function through routine equipmentmaintenance and advanced trouble shooting;
calibrating equipmentutilizing approved testing procedures; monitoring quality controlmeasures and protocols.
Serves as technicalresource by participating in staff training; answering questions ofother professionals; participating in educational opportunities;
reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks;participating in professional organizations.
Identifies and communicates abnormal patient conditionsby alerting supervisory personnel, the pathologist, the patientphysician, or nurse;
reporting mandated information to the publichealth department or other designated officials.