Wellforce Quality Assurance/ Point of Care testing Coordinator in Lowell, Massachusetts
Quality Assurance Coordinator coordinates and monitors the laboratory QA program. Responsible for CAP Laboratory General Checklist
The Point of Care Coordinator provides support of point of care testing throughout the organization, including off-site locations. Responsible for support of waived and moderate complexity point of care testing. Serves as a technical resource for testing sites.
Coordinates and monitors the laboratory QA program; works closely with Laboratory Director, Managers and Supervisors to plan, schedule, and implement QA related activities
Ensures that Laboratory Services meets all requirements for accreditation by the College of American Pathologist
Responsible for CAP Laboratory general Checklist
Prepares routine and special reports to assist Managers and Supervisors in Quality Related investigations
Prepares and leads monthly Performance Improvement Meetings
Provides support to Point of Care Coordinator in day to day oversight of point of care testing activities (waived and moderate complexity) throughout the organization, including off-site locations.
Serves as a resource to provide operational and technical consultation to departments outside the Laboratory for point of care testing.
Identifies, defines, and resolves technical issues associated with point of care testing.
Ensures compliance with accrediting agencies and regulatory requirements.
Coordinates completion of 6-month and annual competency assessment, ensuring assessment is performed by qualified personnel, timeliness, and appropriate documentation of all required elements of competency.
Coordinates completion of proficiency testing, associated result reporting, and review of evaluation reports for point of care testing.
Bachelor's Degree Required
3-5 years of Medical technology, Quality Assurance, or point of care testing
What We Offer:
Competitive salaries & benefits
403(b) retirement plan with company match
Free on-campus parking
About Lowell General Hospital:
Lowell General Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit community hospital serving the Greater Lowell area and surrounding communities. With two primary campuses located in Lowell, Massachusetts, we are the second largest community hospital in Massachusetts. We have the latest state-of-the-art technology and a full range of medical and surgical services for patients, from newborns to seniors.
We are also a proud member of Circle Health and in collaboration with the medical community it is our promise to provide our patients with Complete connected care SM
Circle Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.