MultiCare Health System is seeking a senior level Ancillary Testing Consultant with proven ability to maintain excellent quality while managing services in a fast-paced, highly dynamic environment. You’ll join a system-wide laboratory operation that conducts six million tests annually with only 1% processed externally. Learn more at www.multicarejobs.org
The Ancillary Testing Services (ATS) Consultant is responsible for meeting laboratory analytical requirements, information technology support, and quality assurance measures focusing on accreditation needs and requirements for the Health System. The position provides operational support to the ATS department as well as continuous development of the Point of Care Testing program. This is a senior level, professional position that works closely with the manager for technical and analytical support to the Ancillary Testing Services department to assure quality measures are met. This position works in collaboration and closely with acute care, outpatient, and clinic management, and nursing and clinic and ATS Educators. Work situations are varied and require leadership, technical expertise, the use of discretion, good judgment, problem solving and resolution, coordination, and independent (critical) thinking and decision-making. Major decisions are subject to the review and approval of the ATSM, Chief Nurse Executive or Point of Care Medical Director. Internal contacts include clinical and laboratory staff, clinical management and support services throughout MHS, Materials Management, and IS. External contacts are extensive and include physician office staff, and primary care providers (RNs, etc.).
5 years laboratory experience with progressive responsibility
2 years experience with Lab Systems and IT Systems operation
Previous experience directly involved with successful laboratory accreditation
Minimum 2 years teaching or preceptor experience
Experience with diagnostic laboratory instrumentation
Certification as a MT (ASCP) preferred or MLT (ASCP) with bachelor’s degree
Possession of a valid Washington State Driver’s License
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