Vesa Health & Technologist is seeking a Medical Laboratory Manager to support the Coast Guard Training Center Medical Clinic in Cape May, NJ.
Training Center Cape May is the 5th largest base in the Coast Guard and the sole accession point for the entire enlisted workforce. This training center is considered the birthplace of the enlisted corps and Cape May County, the Coast Guard’s Hometown.
Summary of Duties:
Maintains medical laboratory performance by establishing quality standards; developing operations, quality, and troubleshooting procedures; ensuring staff compliance.
Implements new programs, tests, methods, instrumentation, and procedures by investigating alternatives; preparing proposals; developing and performing parallel testing; monitoring progress.
Resolves problems by consulting with other laboratory managers, technical coordinators, laboratory directors, physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals; attending committee meetings. Prepares physicians, nurses, support staff, and patients by teaching analytical theory and standardized procedural guidance.
Provide immediate evaluation and management of emergent problems as they occur.
Prepare and submit appropriate documentation as specified in applicable regulations
Participate in the Quality Improvement (QI) program of the clinic
Responsible for ensuring CLIA compliance of dependent sites
Support the HSWL SC Laboratory consultant with • Ensuring CLIA Compliance with approximately 36+ ashore and 89 + afloat units enterprise-wide e.g.; Ensuring compliance with PT program;• Ensuring monthly review of logs is being completed and posted on the HSWL SC Laboratory Portal;• Ensure CLIA information for each CLIA certificate is updated as required by federal regulations;• Assist in answering technical questions from the fleet;• Ensuring that laboratory personnel are performing the test methods as required for accurate and reliable results
A diploma from an accredited school of Medical Technology or Clinical Laboratory Science. (Bachelors degree at a minimum).
Current certification as a MT or CLS with the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP).
Maintain current certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS) for the Health Care Provider by the American Heart Association (AHA), American Red Cross (ARC), American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI) or the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).
Have a minimum of 6 years’ experience providing MT/CLS services with two (2) years recent (immediately preceding the submission of this offer) clinical experience.
Two years of supervisory experience is required for each of the following specialty/subspecialties (Mycology, Parasitology, Chemistry, Urinalysis and Hematology).
Two years of experience in overseeing and implementing a laboratory quality assurance program.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Vesa Health & Technology
Vesa Health & Technology has been an industry leader in providing medical, dental, laboratory, research and scientific professionals to federal, state, and local governments as well as private and commercial organizations.