The Medical Technologist (Quality Management) facilitates team processes and provides authoritative consultative services to management at all levels of the organization as it applies to quality management in a clinical laboratory setting. Incumbent will maintain a laboratory performance improvement program and ensures monitoring of components and customer feedback and interacts with officials and organizations involved in inter-laboratory quality assurance and proficiency testing. The duties and responsibilities of the Medical Technologist (Quality Management) include but are not limited to the following: Assists supervisor in ensuring compliance with rules and regulations of assorted regulatory agencies such as CAP, The Joint Commission, and OSHA. Coordinates quality control activities and proficiency testing program with the supervisor. Researches qualitative and quantitative methods. Performs statistical analysis on quality control and quality assurance monitors Identifies, defines, and resolves issues associated with complex aspects of the collected data Provides authoritative representation and interaction with management officials, test reagent and instrumentation manufacturers, and with organizations involved in inter-laboratory quality assurance and proficiency testing. Serves as a primary source of information for maintaining current instrumentation. Evaluates new and evolving developments in laboratory instrumentation and automation. Prepares procedure manuals and reports, maintains records, MSDS, supplies/inventory, student activities, and administrative information. Prepares and presents work-related information to supervisor. Coordinates employee training in the methods and techniques of the appropriate laboratory areas. Provides administrative support as needed to include file maintenance and timekeeping duties. Work Schedule: Monday to Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Internal Number: 598803100
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Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.