5 DAYS - 8 HOURS
Medical Laboratory Technologist Lead-Lab AdminGeneral
CHRISTUS Santa Rosa
CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital San Marcos
1301 Wonder World Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666
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This position meets the CLIA qualifications of a Laboratory General Supervisor, and under the direction of the Laboratory Manager, coordinates and supervises the day to day operations of their specific section(s) and shift(s). In conjunction with the Regional Laboratory Supervisor and/or Laboratory Director/Manager, this position develops and implements new procedures, instrumentation, quality control, and reagent use. This position is also responsible for the development and maintenance of policies and procedures that meet the standards of regulatory agencies, and implements service quality improvements. The Laboratory Team Lead also assists in the orientation and development of personnel competencies for their section(s).
Associate degree in a laboratory science (chemical or biological science) or medical laboratory technology from an accredited institution, or equivalent laboratory training and experience meeting the requirements defined in the CLIA regulation 42CFR493.1489:
Successfully completed an official U.S. military medical laboratory procedures training course of at least 50 weeks duration and currently hold the military enlisted occupational specialty of medical laboratory specialist (laboratory technician), OR
60 semester hours or equivalent from an accredited institution that, at a minimum, includes either 24 semester hours of medical laboratory technology courses, OR 24 semester hours of science courses that include six semester hours of chemistry, six semester hours of biology, and 12 semester hours of chemistry, biology or medical laboratory technology in any combination; AND
Laboratory training including either completion of a clinical laboratory training program approved or accredited by the ABHES, NAACLS, or other organization approved by HHS (note that this training may be included in the 60 semester hours listed above), OR at least three months documented laboratory training in each specialty in which the individual performs high complexity testing,
If certification with an expiration date is held, the certification must be kept.
Must have at least three (3) years’ experience as a Medical Laboratory Technician, and
Three (3) years full time primary experience in the specific section of responsibility.
Must provide proof of certification or certification eligibility for MLT (ASCP), MLT (AMT), MLT (AAB).