Northwell Health Spclst Quality Mgmt - Labs in New Hyde Park, New York
Req Number 001L3N
Job Category Laboratory
Investigates internal and external complaints and provides corrective and preventive actions in conjunction with quality and lab management. Reviews and evaluates lab processes and recommends quality and/or process changes. Prioritizes and escalates issues to Quality, Administrative and Medical leadership when needed.
- Quality Improvements
Reviews Quality Assurance with corrective and preventive actions of issues affecting the operations of the lab.
Investigates and provides resolutions in conjunction with lab management.
Reviews lab processes and recommends quality and/or processchanges.
Maintains accurate documentation and tracking of proficiency testing including follow-up for any unacceptable proficiency results.
Performs data analysis for trending and follow-up action plans.
Prepares quality reports, metrics data and presentations for various venues.
Represents QM at various meetings.
Communicates with external and internal clients and visits as needed.
Assists in new test scripts and EMR validations.
Assists with the Quality Management Document Control procedures.
Performs related duties, as required.
*ADA Essential Functions
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Technology or related field, required.
Licensed by New York State Education Department (NYSED) as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist (or Cytotechnologist, as appropriate to area of assignment), preferred.
American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) registry, preferred.
Minimum of three (3) years progressively responsible Laboratory experience, required.
Knowledge of related theory, principles, practices, applicable instrumentation, analytical methods, quality control, statistical analysis, current government regulations.