Lab Section Coordinator - POC in Beckley, WV at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 2/22/2021

Job Snapshot

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 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 and designated area is inspection ready at all times by ensuring paper days alotted are used to their fullest advantage. 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.

Responsible for ensuring department is current with all CAP Regulations
Directs, supervises and performs quality controls.
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: T09

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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