Laboratory Quality Specialist 9/3/2016

Confidential Company Cleveland, OH

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28863846
AJE Ref #
576086641
Location
Cleveland, OH
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Laboratory Quality Specialist
Location: Cleveland, OH
Industry: Healthcare / Health Services - Laboratory / Pathology
Job Category: Medical / Health - Lab
Base Salary - $52,624 to $89,000
Benefits - Full
Relocation Assistance Available - Yes
Commission Compensation - No
Bonus Eligible - No
Overtime Eligible - No
Interview Travel Reimbursed - Yes
2+ to 5 years experience
Management Experience Required - No
Minimum Education - Bachelor's Degree
Willingness to Travel - Never
Visa Candidate Considered: Yes
This position is located at main campus and travels throughout the week to assigned locations.
This is an operational position that directly reports to operational supervisor/manager.
The Laboratory Quality Specialist is responsible for ensuring compliance with regulatory and accrediting agencies (e.g. CAP, ODH, TJC, OSHA, FACT, FDA, EPA, AABB, etc.) in assigned operational area on main campus and the community hospitals.
In collaboration with the operational team leaders, supervisors, managers, administrators, Medical Directors, Laboratory Directors and community hospital leadership, develops a standardized operations program throughout the Cleveland Clinic Health System.
Collects and reviews quality metrics to ensure operational standardization and regulatory compliance. Analyzes data and prepares reports. Reviews and evaluates compliance gaps and implements process improvements.
Conducts audits. Acts as a quality and compliance educator and consultant to operational staff. Performs other related duties as assigned.
This position is located at main campus and travels throughout the week to assigned locations. This is an operational position that directly reports to operational supervisor/manager.
The Laboratory Quality Specialist is responsible for ensuring compliance with regulatory and accrediting agencies (e.g. CAP, ODH, TJC, OSHA, FACT, FDA, EPA, AABB, etc.) in assigned operational area on main campus and the community hospitals.
In collaboration with the operational team leaders, supervisors, managers, administrators, Medical Directors, Laboratory Directors and community hospital leadership, develops a standardized operations program throughout the Cleveland Clinic Health System.
Collects and reviews quality metrics to ensure operational standardization and regulatory compliance. Analyzes data and prepares reports. Reviews and evaluates compliance gaps and implements process improvements. Conducts audits. Acts as a quality and compliance educator and consultant to operational staff. Performs other related duties as assigned.
EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in a chemical, physical, biological or Clinical Laboratory Science.
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION: None required. COMPLEXITY OF WORK:
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: Minimum of three years of experience as a Medical Technologist. Previous managerial or leadership experience preferred. Additional experience in quality assurance or quality auditing preferred.