Laboratory Technical Service Coordi
01 Lab Administration Department
1.0, Mon-Friday, As Scheduled, Req #17276
- Contact: St. Luke's Hospital of Duluth Human Resources
- Tel: 218-249-5387
- Fax: 218-249-6094
- Email: email@example.com
- Address: 915 E. 1st Street, Duluth, MN 55805 Duluth, MN 55805
- Bachelors degree is required
- Three (3) - five (5) years relevant experience is required
- JOB SUMMARY
- The Laboratory Technical Services Coordinator works with other members of the laboratory staff and other St. Lukes departments as part of a multidisciplinary team. Assists with coordinating laboratory services throughout the St. Lukes system and ensuring the quality of laboratory services within St. Lukes system and with non-owned clinics. Serves as the technical expert in diagnostic testing at or near the site of patient care (hereafter referred to as point of care and/or near patient testing). Assists Lab Operations Manager with serving as a liaison between St. Lukes Hospital Lab and (non-St. Lukes) Clinic Laboratories. In coordination with the Laboratory Billing Services Coordinator, assists with laboratory billing and compliance.
- Education: Bachelors Degree in Clinical Laboratory Science or related field, including coursework designated by the ASCP.
Experience: Four (4) years experience working in clinical laboratory science.
Licensure/Certification/Registration: Within six (6) months of hire, ASCP certification as Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS).
- Education: N/A
Experience: One (1) year experience with laboratory billing and/or compliance.
- Ability to work with a wide variety of individuals with different training and educational backgrounds; to exercise good judgment; to maintain excellent laboratory standards while considering practical requirements in a particular situation; to effectively represent St. Lukes Laboratory Services in a variety of settings. Excellent communication skills. Ability and desire to teach. Ability to investigate and resolve questions and problems. Ability to objectively evaluate technical equipment and methodologies. Knowledge of lab safety practices; knowledge of lab policies and procedures; knowledge of general lab test results and the correlation with physiological condition; ability to perform duties accurately, efficiently while often under stress; ability to organize work and meet deadlines. Knowledge of diagnostic testing associated with point of care.
- PHYSICAL DEMANDS
- Ability to hear, speak, bend, reach and lift up to thirty-five (35) pounds
- Up to 10 pounds - ContinuouslyOver 2/3(5.5 - 8 hours) Up to 25 pounds - Frequently1/3 to 2/3(2.5 - 5.5 hours) Up to 35 pounds - Occasionally Under 1/3 (1-2.5 hours)
- Typical Noise Level - Moderate noise (examples: business office with computers and printers, light traffic)
- Exposed to infection from disease-bearing specimens, occasionally exposed to radiation hazards; exposed to odorous chemicals and specimens