Under general supervision, responsible for maintaining and developing point of care programs. Educates and trains non-laboratory personnel and performs competency assessment. Responsible for implementing and coordinating all laboratory tests performed on the patient care floors of the healthcare facility. Acts as liaison between the Laboratory and the Nursing departments. Implements quality assessment program which includes Quality Control (QC) and Proficiency Testing (PT). Develops and distribute procedure manuals. Coordinate test method selections. Reviews patient and QC results for technical and clerical problems/errors. Initiates and facilitates proposals for new POCT instruments. Represent the healthcare facility at POCT committee meetings. Ensure standardization in recording and reporting of results. Maintains instrumentation and informatics. Coordinate and monitor reagents and consumables. Coordinate education and training of staff. In addition, acts as the liaison for quality improvement initiatives. Performs other related duties as determined by lab administration. [BRASSRING IMPORT 11/2/16]
1. Bachelors of Science in Medical Technology, related science or clinical discipline of Canadian degree in clinical discipline and completion of accredited Technologist Program. 2. Registered as a Medical Technologist with the American Society of Clinical Pathologists MT ASCP, National Certifying Agency for Clinical Lab Scientist (NCA), Canadian CSMLS, or registered in specialty area/or equivalent. 3. Four to five years of progressively more responsible practical laboratory experience in chemistry, hematology, coagulation or related experience. #LI-LB3
Job: Med Tech
Primary Location: Detroit, Michigan
Facility: DMC University Laboratories, Inc.
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 2005036197
About DMC University Laboratories, Inc.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.