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Quality and Compliance Technical Specialist

We Are Hiring

Quality and Compliance Technical Specialist

St Thomas West D&T Bldg - Nashville,TN

Full-Time,Day: Monday - Friday  8a-430p

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 Quality and Compliance Technical Specialist Associate with Saint Thomas Health, you will have the opportunity to

Researches and provides technical information, coordination, and direction on new techniques, testing methods and procedures for the Laboratory.

Responsibilities:

  • Serves as a technical consultant for advanced troubleshooting and problem-solving in area of expertise.
  • Contacts medical personnel regarding specimen acceptability, results, clarification of requests and other laboratory problems.
  • Prepares and revises standardized policies and procedures for Laboratory facilities and sites.
  • Performs data collection, advanced data analysis, and correlates data with pathology and physiologic states or clinical conditions to determine validity of data.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Medical Technologist (ASCP) credentialed from the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC). 
    • Medical Lab Scientist (ASCP) credentialed from the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC). 
    • Medical Tech credentialed from the American Medical Technologists (AMT). 

Education:

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

Preferred Experience:

  • Lab quality experience 
  • Must be able to be responsible for the LabPlus system quality initiatives as well as compliance requirements around lab and lab billing

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: 379874
Category: Laboratory
Facility: TNNAS Lab Plus LLC
Ministry: Saint Thomas Health, TN
Location: Nashville, TN

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