Lab Section Coordinator - Chemistry $5,000 Sign on Bonus for 1 Year Experience in Beckley, WV at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 2/18/2021

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Job Description

Raleigh General Hospital

Supervises all functions in assigned section. Including procedures, quality control, quality assurance, and maintenance. Supervises other sections in absence of that supervisor. Assists the Education department with education of new employees and annual competencies. Assists Laboratory Management with scheduling and the ordering of supplies. Along with other section supervisors, oversees all the Laboratory functions when Laboratory Management is not available including call. Creates a positive work environment. Responsible for ensuring department is current with all CAP Regulations. As authorized by the Medical Director of the Laboratory, this position is designated to perform the bi-annual review of procedure manuals and monthly review of quality control, maintenance and function checks, and may assess the competency of high complexity testing personnel.

Performs procedures in assigned section of the laboratory.

Directs, supervises and performs quality controls.
Assists the Education Department with education of new employees and annual competencies.
Assists with overseeing all the Laboratory functions when Laboratory Management is not available.
Responsible for ensuring department is up to date with all CAP Requirements
Works with Laboratory Director to establish a Performance Improvement Program (PI).
Establishes a complete preventive maintenance program on all equipment in the section.
Establishes a program where there will be cross coverage in conjunction with other section supervisors.
Collaborates with Laboratory management in establishing the proper use of the Laboratory Information System.
Oversees laboratory functions when necessary along with the other section supervisors.
Applies knowledge of age-related factors appropriately to patients, utilizing appropriate policies and procedures.

Reports to: Director of Laboratory

FLSA: Non-exempt

Grade: T12

Job Requirements

Minimum Education

BA/BS or AA/AS in laboratory sciences or training from an approved school of lab sciences.

MT or MLT certification by ASCP, AMT, HEW or NCA and a WV State Licensure as a Laboratory Practitioner.
Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Minimum Work Experience
Minimum of 3 years experience under a qualified laboratory director

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