Specialist, Quality Assurance in Lewisville, TX at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 10/12/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    2501 South State Highway 121
    Lewisville, TX
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/12/2021
  • Job ID:
    req70815

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.