Also referred to as:
Certified Medical Lab Technologist -ASCP
Requirements and Responsibilities
Medical Technologist (ASCP) performs diagnostic testing on patient samples to aid physicians in the diagnosis and/or monitoring of various disease states. Follows standardized procedures and helps prepare samples for testing. Being a Medical Technologist (ASCP) analyzes test results for accuracy, acceptability, and critical limits. Requires a bachelor's degree and must be a certified medical technologist. Additionally, Medical Technologist (ASCP) typically reports to a manager or supervisor. Medical Technologist (ASCP)'s years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement.