You’re like the Navy Seals of lab teams. As a med tech or phlebotomist, you could put the NASA lab to shame. Does NASA have an elite lab unit so highly trained their process akin to top secret, black ops style analysis? DIDN’T THINK SO.
Only 10 states require licenses for lab; the other 40 states only require you to pass your ASCP exam to work.
California is the only state that requires a CLS license. The process does take longer than most states, but it is totally worth it.
You’ll be given a few different options. One of your pay packages will include housing, which Fusion will find for you. The other will not include housing, so you would be responsible for finding that for yourself. We have travelers that do both — it depends on what best fits your needs.
For most of our jobs, the only difference there is is the states that require licensures. California, New York, and Florida do not take MLTs, but they will take MTs. MTs have four-year degrees, and MLTs have two.
Depending on the open position, phlebotomy is a possibility.