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Sample Resume for an Entry-Level Medical Lab Technician

Sample Resume for an Entry-Level Medical Lab Technician

Sample Resume for an Entry-Level Medical Lab Technician

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Tracey Smith, MLT
55 Pleasant Drive | Sometown, DE 19703 | (555) 555-5555 | ts@somedomain.com | BeKnown URL

MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNICIAN

Quality-focused medical lab tech with excellent clinical skills gained through hands-on experience within one of the largest health services providers in Delaware. Perform all laboratory tests and procedures with expedience, attention to detail and optimum quality.

Procedural Skills

Cell Counts; Urinalyses; Body Fluid Analyses; Cytology, Histology, Serology and Hematology Testing; Metabolic & Electrolyte Panels; Liver, Renal and Thyroid Function Testing; Blood Typing; Lipid Profiles; Toxicology Screening; Routine Cultures

Work History

ABC Hospital (Delaware’s second-largest healthcare system) | Sometown, DE
Medical Laboratory Technician, 6/11 to Present

  • Assist hospital physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of illnesses, injuries and medical conditions by providing clinical testing and specimen analysis.
  • Conduct lab tests in the areas of hematology, coagulation, urinalysis, serology, immunology, bone marrow and FNA collections.
  • Prepare chemical solutions, reagents and specimens for microscopic examination; perform laboratory tests; analyze and report findings; and investigate atypical results and discrepancies to determine causation.
  • Expedite critical testing results without compromising sample validity or quality assurance.

DEF Medical Center (nonprofit healthcare provider serving the Sometown area) | Sometown, DE
Medical Laboratory Technician, 9/10 to 6/11

  • Performed lab analyses to provide data for diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease.​
  • Recommended improvements to supply ordering and inventory management that increased efficiency and lowered costs (saving approximately $5,000 annually).
  • Stringently followed lab protocols, sanitation standards and testing procedures.
Education & Certification

GHI College | Sometown, DE
Associate of Science, Medical Laboratory Technician, 2010

  • Graduated with honors (3.6 GPA) from NAACLS-accredited MLT program
  • Course Highlights: Medical Lab Practices, Organic/Biochemistry, Biomedical Science, Principles of Hematology & Hemostasis, Pathogenic Microbiology, Blood Banking, Clinical Chemistry, Clinical Microbiology, Immunohematology, Supervised Clinical Experience

American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)  |  Board of Certification
Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT), 2010


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