Works under the supervision of the Laboratory Management. Provides day-to-day supervision and oversight of Point of Care testing activities. Coordinates a wide variety of administrative, fiscal, technical and managerial activities to ensure efficient operation. Act as liaison for inter/intra laboratory/hospital projects/problems/ issues/concerns and as the hospital resource person for POC. Maintain the Point of Care program and its components. Oversee all laboratory tests and specimen collection activities using bedside barcoding devices and printers performed outside the physical facility of the clinical laboratory. Provides training for nursing staff to all laboratory policies and procedures for activities performed by the nursing units. Knowledgeable about current regulatory requirements and operates program accordingly. Develops and maintains productive and respectful working relationships between the Point of Care testing department and other hospital departments.
The attached Job Description details the essential functions of your position. The list below is also considered to be essential functions of your position and all employees within Exempla Healthcare are expected to meet the following in their day-to-day work:
Be available to work as scheduled and report to work on time
Be available to work overtime if needed
Be willing to accept supervision and work well with others
Be respectful of all with whom you interact and follow the Exempla Service Behaviors
Be well groomed and dressed appropriately for your role
Be in compliance with the drug and alcohol policy as stated in the Employee Handbook
Be sufficiently rested to perform your duties throughout the period assigned
Demonstrate a willingness to learn
Be able to communicate clearly, think clearly, and concentrate on assigned tasks
Promotes mission, vision and values of SCL Health.
Actively fulfills Best in the Nation goals
Develops and maintains all aspects of the POC testing program to achieve maximum quality patient care and satisfaction
Monitors and assesses customer needs and/or complaints and responds appropriately
Provides technical assistance in selection, implementation and operation of all POC instrumentation
Serves as a resource person for operational/technical troubleshooting of POC instrumentation
Provides/Oversees training and documents certification of all operators of POC testing equipment
We reveal and foster God's healing love by improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Inspired by our faith,
•We will be distinguished as the premier person-centered health system and trusted partner.
•We will share accountability with clinicians and other stakeholders to coordinate care across all settin...gs and improve access, quality, health outcomes, and affordability.
•We will grow as community-based health networks to serve more people in partnerships with others who share our vision and values.
Caring Spirit - We honor the sacred dignity of each person.
Excellence - We set and surpass high standards.
Good Humor - We create joyful and welcoming environments.
Integrity - We do the right thing with openness and pride.
Safety - We deliver care that seeks to eliminate all harm for patients and associates.
Stewardship - We are accountable for the resources entrusted to us.