Point of Care Coordinator - Laboratory in San Antonio, Texas, United States
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Methodist Hospital

Point of Care Coordinator - Laboratory

San Antonio, TX, United States
Full-time  No Weekends 
Category: Supervisors Team Leaders and Coordinators • Job ID: 02531-119843

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SHIFT: No Weekends
SCHEDULE: Full-time


Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our Lab department. Submit your application today!
Benefits:
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
 
Seeking a Point of Care Coordinator for the Lab.  The POC Lab Coordinator oversees point-of-care testing activities and ensures that quality standards and regulatory compliance, as specified by College of American Pathologists (CAP), Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act (CLIA), and Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO), and (National Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards (NCCLS), are achieved.
 
What you will do in this role:
  • Reconciles instrument databases with patient records.
  • Reviews records, identifies problems, makes corrections, and communicates errors to co-workers and nursing staff.
  • Monitors changes in regulations that effect hospital point-of-care testing and assures compliance with standards set forth by accrediting agencies: CAP, CLIA, JCAHO and NCCLS.
  • Functions as project manager in developing and directing the point-of-care testing.
  • Understands, performs, develops procedures and monitors quality control and quality assurance.
  • Anticipates new needs and evaluates current test menu, instrumentation and technology, and recommends changes in POC testing to eliminate or add testing clinically relevant for rapid diagnosis.

Qualifications

Education: 
  • Bachelor’s degree in biological science or related field is required.
Experience: 
  • 5 years of clinical laboratory experience is strongly preferred.
Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications. Qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your application today and help us raise the bar in patient care!
 
Methodist Hospital opened in 1963 as the first hospital in the now internationally acclaimed South Texas Medical Center. With over 800 beds, Methodist Hospital offers a broad range of specialties including cardiology, oncology, bone marrow transplants, emergency medicine, neurosciences, maternity care, gynecology and orthopedics. We are proud to be the largest provider of the lifesaving ECMO Program in San Antonio, are home to the largest robotics program in the world, and our Adult Blood Cancer and Stem Cell Transplant unit has become the first program to receive FACT Accreditation in North America.
 
As the flagship hospital, and most comprehensive medical care facility of Methodist Healthcare, we appreciate the support and recognition we receive from the community. We’ve recently been named the No.1 Best Regional Hospital by the U.S. News and World Report for 2019-20. We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality of care possible for our patients, which is proven by our consecutive Grade A Leapfrog Hospital Safety scores. In addition, Methodist Hospital not only received a Primary Stroke Center designation from The Joint Commission, but has also received a Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification from DNV GL Healthcare, designating the facility as offering the most advanced stroke treatment available in a given geographic area. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital under Locations.
 
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender,

 

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