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Point of Care Lead

We Are Hiring

Saint Thomas West, in Nashville, TN, is looking for a Point of Care Lead who is dedicated to transforming healthcare.  

Full Time Day Shift (Monday-Friday, 7am-330pm, Occasional Weekend Coverage/Calls as Required, 20 hours of weekly work will be scheduled in for performing work in the Core Lab) / Excellent Benefits Available

Join our family of dedicated, highly valued Point of Care Lead at Saint Thomas West.  Saint Thomas West is currently a 541-bed facility with steady patient flow and seeking caring associates looking for a long-term career with career advancement.

Why Join Ascension?

In Tennessee, Ascension’s Saint Thomas Health operates nine hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities covering a 68-county area and employing more than 8,000 associates.  Across the state, Saint Thomas Health provides a wide variety of inpatient and outpatient services. The clinical programs and medical facilities are continuously updated to meet both the changing needs of the community and the challenges posed by innovations in technology.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As a Point of Care Lead Associate with Saint Thomas Health, you will have the opportunity to organize and lead activities and workflow for Point of Care function.

Responsibilities:

  • Develops new Point of Care test setups which may include project management, vendor and Laboratory Information Services representation, and validation of new tests.
  • Provides administrative, technical and educational guidance for all testing performed. Ensures compliance with all regulatory agencies and accreditation standards with regards to safety and Point of Care testing for all system laboratory sites.
  • Reviews, analyzes and reports on Point of Care testing quality control and compliance data. Compiles monthly and/or annual compliance and incidence report summaries.
  • Acts a resource for the evaluation, implementation and monitoring of all new Point of Care testing.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Medical Tech obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Medical Lab Scientist (ASCP). 

Education:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required

Work Experience:

  • 1 year of experience required.

If you’re looking for a career where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future, join our team.

Need more information?  Connect with me Jonois.Fox@ascension.org

Equal Employment Opportunity

Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or employment practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color, religion, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or veteran status.

No question or item on this application for employment is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination.  Information obtained through this application will be used solely to determine qualifications and suitability for employment. This application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of completion. 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

Saint Thomas Health participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 348588
Category: Laboratory
Facility: TNNAS Lab Plus LLC
Ministry: Saint Thomas Health, TN
Location: Nashville, TN

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