Supervises technical and personnel aspects of client processing and office client services sections. Performs both independently and after consultation and approval of the Supervisors, Manager, Director, and Medical Director / Pathologists. These activities are performed in order to provide the best possible diagnostic service to the physician and patient. This position is directly responsible for all tasks related to contacting, establishing, and maintaining client accounts; including patient registration, order entry, report generation and client supplies. Ensures positive relationships are maintained between clients and Associates. Performs technical duties in competency assessed laboratory sections. In addition, this position has the responsibility of assuring that Associates adhere to CLIA, Joint Commission, College of American Pathologist and CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System guidelines.
Minimum: Associate's Degree in a Medical related field
Preferred: Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology
Basic computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc)
Specimen Processing skills
Cerner LIS software, preferred
Centrifugation operation, preferred
Minimum: three (3) years of clinical laboratory experience and phlebotomy skills
Preferred: five (5) years of experience related to laboratory technical and phlebotomy skills; one to two (1-2) years supervisory experience
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.