Quest Diagnostics
Specialist, Quality Assurance
At a glance
Location: US-TX-Lewisville Map
Posted: 09/12/2021
Closing: 10/11/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Quest Diagnostics
Job description

JOB SUMMARY


•         Responsible for Licenser, accreditation and inspection of the laboratory.


•         Accountable for the internal and external quality assurance programs.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES


•         Develops, implements, and maintains corporate programs including accident/incident investigations, exposure monitoring, eye protection, tuberculosis prevention, biosafety program, emergency evacuation, and safely handling materials.


•         Develops and reviews protocols to enhance QA Program.


•         Reviews and analyzes external Proficiency Testing program results - maintains data base, produces monthly summaries for internal corporate distribution.


•         Facilitates QA Programs that prevent the potential harmful incidents and that meet federal, state, and local regulations and industry standards.


•         Coordinate’s accident/incident investigations, along with human resources.


•         Coordinate the processing of CAP Proficiency testing samples and maintain compliance with CAP, CLIA and NY State Regulations.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Qualifications: Bachelor’s in Science, Medical Technologist, certified as ASCP/ AMT.

Preferred:   Master’s in Clinical Laboratory Science, ASQ (American Society of Quality) Certification is preferred.

Work Experience: 2-3 years of experience working as a Medical Technologist in different areas of a Clinical Laboratory setting, Knowledgeable with CAP, CLIA , ISO 15189  and other Regulatory Requirements. Previous experience working in Quality dept. is a bonus.

Specialist, Quality Assurance