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Technician Quality Assurance

Location:
New York, New York, United States
Salary:
open
Posted:
October 09, 2016

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Leslie Bartley

*** **** *****, ****** ***# **-E

New York, NY 10026

Phone: 212-***-****

Cellular: 347-***-****

Email: acwzdc@r.postjobfree.com

Seeking the Challenging Position of Clinical Laboratory Technician

A highly talented Clinical Laboratory Technician with huge experience in performing complex chemical, biological, hematological, immunologic, microscopic, and bacteriological tests, working within the scope of Laboratory policies and procedures, contributing to positive outcomes and meeting the vision and cultural expectations of the organization by exhibiting professional behavior and laboratory expertise; identifying opportunities for and contributing to the improvement of quality, safety and cost, as well as patient, customer, and employee satisfaction.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Dr. Dennis Gage Endocrinology New York, NY Laboratory Manager/ Laboratory Technician 01/2012-03/2016

Serve as phlebotomist, performed vital signs and give injections as needed.

Organize work by matching computer orders with specimen labeling; sorting specimens; checking labeling; logging specimens; arranging reports and keeping work surfaces clean and orderly.

Perform complex laboratory tests and procedures on blood and other body fluids, according to laboratory policies.

Prepare samples and reagents for testing according to laboratory policies.

Responsible for the accuracy, interpretation and reporting of all test results according to laboratory policies.

Perform routine maintenance on equipment and quality control for all reagents.

Keep accurate records of quality control, maintenance and workload data according to laboratory policies.

Refer problems and unusual results to appropriate parties and document all corrective action procedures undertaken in the Laboratory.

Perform clerical and support services as needed, such as answering the telephone, calling STATS and alerting values to the appropriate department or clinician, disposing of contaminated specimens, control of inventory, etc.

Participate in proficiency testing of unknowns and internal and external continuing education programs to keep current of developments in their field.

Genzyme Genetics New York, NY

Lab Technician 9/2010-1/2011 (Part-time)

Received and sorted medical samples by specimen type, for laboratory testing.

Accession and labeled (with preprinted labels) all samples including jars, bloods, bone marrows, and original requisition.

Received and sorted medical samples by specimen type for laboratory testing.

Performed data entry for all required data and tests from patient requisition in Quality Assurance book.

New York Blood Center New York, NY QC Lab Tech 1 1/2008-1/2011

Completed cell and plasma aliquots, including cell culture, and PCR assays.

Performed hematology blood counts, and differential counts on abnormal blood work.

Carried out microscopic examinations of micro-organisms, which included, plating and

Identification of throat and wound cultures.

Observed blood culture bottles daily. Performed daily quality controls for all lab equipment.

Performed spinning and pipetting of all blood specimens, and transported to various labs.

Tracked all pending send-out data on a daily basis for turn-around-time issues.

Answered phones and corresponded to the needs of the laboratory managers and physicians.

New York Methodist Hospital Brooklyn, NY Assistant Lab Manager 5/2003-12/2007

Managed daily functions of Lab Receiving, including ordering of tests and accessioning of specimens accordingly.

Supervised a staff of approximately 10 laboratory clerks.

Updated procedures and protocols to comply with New York State Regulations and CAP.

Prepared Monthly Quality Assurance reports and trained clerks.

Performed spinning and pipetting of all blood specimens, and transported to various labs.

Tracked all pending send-out data on a daily basis.

Verified patient ID, and processes for sign-out.

Logged information, including specimen integrity, and all maintenance logs.

Answered phones and corresponded to the needs of clients, laboratory and pathologists.

Centralized Laboratories Long Island, NY

Assistant Supervisor 7/1998-9/2002

Supervised, trained, and scheduled over 30 Laboratory technicians and helpers.

Handled over 2,000 specimens a day and coordinated laboratory work load.

Produced quality assurance reports and corrective action reports.

Prepared specimens, tissue, bodily fluid samples, and other matter for analysis using standard laboratory techniques.

Stained and mounted slides, prepared solutions and media, and cultured tissues.

Prepared, operated and maintained laboratory equipment.

Performed routine laboratory tests and procedures and recorded results.

Prepared special solutions and performed additional functions incidental to laboratory activities

Professional Clinical Laboratories New York, NY

Assistant Manager/Laboratory Technician 9/1994-7/1998

Performed and screened all microbiological laboratory tests.

Performed Pap Smears, Urinalysis, Urine and Vaginal Cultures and Chlamydia Tests.

Serology: Varicella, Rubella, Rubeola, Tox-IgG, IGM, and Hepatitis B. Surface Antigen.

Prepared Mycoplasma and Urea plasma cultures.

Performed Wound Microbiology.

Performed Qualitative HCG and Qualitative HCG tests.

Semen Donor Screening and Semen Analysis.

Phlebotomy and CBC with differential.

EDUCATION:

Hostos Community College, CUNY New York, NY Associates of Science Received 6/1980

CERTIFICATIONS:

New York State Department of Health -Licensed Clinical Lab Technician.

Centralized Laboratory Service-Certification in Understanding Union Contracts.

American Society of Medical Technicians- ASMT Certificate

American Society of Phlebotomists- Certificate

American Management Association- training for Successfully Managing People.

American Operating room Technician-Certificate

ADDITIONAL SKILLS:

More than twenty five years experience as a Clinical Laboratory Technician.

Proficient in Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Outlook, Word, Excel, Access)

Experienced in Cerner, Cerner Millennium, Eagle and Soft programs and pulse.

Superb ability to work accurately and with minimal supervision.

Strong ability to do repetitive work without losing concentration.

Strong ability to understand non-routine notes, written instructions and general policy statements.

PROCEDURAL SKILLS:

Cell Counts; Urinalyses; Body Fluid Analyses; Cytology, Histology, Serology and Hematology Testing; Metabolic & Electrolyte Panels; Liver, Renal and Thyroid Function Testing; Blood Typing; Lipid Profiles; Toxicology Screening; Routine Cultures.

REFERENCES FURNISHED UPON REQUEST

258 West 117th, Street Apt# 21-E, New York, NY 10026 Cell: 347-***-**** Home: 212-***-**** Email: acwzdc@r.postjobfree.com



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