Guthrie Medical Group-Sayre
The Laboratory Quality Assurance (QA) Manager is responsible for providing support in the development, implementation, and continuous improvements of Guthrie Laboratories Quality Management System (QMS). The Laboratory QA Manager establishes goals and monitors performance through monthly, quarterly and annual summaries and metrics. The Laboratory QA Manager will be responsible for performing regular internal quality audits, recommending changes, and initiating corrective or preventative actions when appropriate and monitoring the effectiveness.
Reports directly to the Vice President, Laboratory Services and serves as a primary resource for continued enhancement and maintenance of Guthrie's Laboratory Quality Assurance Program. Provides technical consultation services for Guthrie laboratory locations thereby ensuring that the testing sites are in full compliance with CLIA, CAP, TJC, NYSDOH, FDA, AABB, PADOH, HFAP, OSHA and others. Conducts presentations to varied interest groups. Work requires a high level of knowledge and familiarity with laboratory policies and procedures. Proper investigative and evaluation techniques are necessary to analyze data.
Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry or Medical technology, Certification as a Medical technologist by the ASCP Board of Registry or equivalent preferred. Masters degree in health care would be a plus.
The position requires a person with strategic and forward thinking ideas. The individual should have a high degree of initiative and energy, along with excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Several years of clinical laboratory experience spanning most laboratory sections is highly desired. Requires the ability to analyze data, problem solve and identify issues and trends, then assist in prioritizing and moving solutions forward.
Leadership style must be effective for the maintenance of interoperability of laboratory within the system. Individual with Lean or Six Sigma background or significant experience would be a plus.
How To Apply
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