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Quality Assurance Manager

St Louis, MO, 63102
August 23, 2012

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Richard Underwood-**** Washington Ave. St. Louis MO.-901-***-****


M.S. degree in Leadership and Management-Amridge University, 2010

B.S. degree In Management Communications- Amridge- University, 2007

AMT-Medical Lab Technician, national license #222143 exp. 08/31/2013

TN licensed MLT- number # 22212 exp.11/31/2012(ASCP MT eligible)

Professional Experience:

U. S. Army Reserve-AMEDD/Ft. Sam Houston, TX.-January 10 to April 2012 (fulfilled reserve obligation-Honorable Discharge.) Manager/Medical Technologist.

Duties: Rank- E-6, Hospital laboratory generalist- supervising chemistry department, overseeing 20 techs, responsible for training, quality assurance and maintenance, hematology, UA,

GI-Pathology,-Memphis, Tennessee -August 2009 to December 2009 Lab Tech/Embedder

Duties: Embedding, Trimming, Tissue Processing, Micronomy, Spec-Staining, Cover Slipping, Slide Distribution, Immunology/histochemistry, Frozen Sections, Histopathology SOP’s, Equipment Maintenance, Computer operations.

Mid-Town Internal Medicine, Memphis, and TN.-August 2008 to August 2009 Med tech/Lab manager

Duties: EKG’s, Hematology, Blood Pressures, Urinalysis, A1C’s and Lab collection and Ordering. Reporting, Serology, QA, Chemistry, and record maintenance.

Diagnostic Clinic of Houston, Houston, Texas--- Jan.-06 to Dec-2007 Medical Technologist

Duties: Hematology, Chemistry, UA, ADVIA120/2120, Integra 700/800 Centaur, and Beckman Coulter. Immunology, Core-lab, & Hematology. General Lab functions and processing. Collection and processing of all human bodily fluids, Hematology - Cell-dyne-1700 & 3200, Chemistry, Dave-Barring- RXL,Urinalysis, Clinitest-100, Microbiology, Blood Banking, Phlebotomy.

North Shore Eye Center, Evanston, Illinois- November-98 to April-01 (enlisted in Navy) Dispensary Manager

Pre-testing, Sales of eyeglasses and contact lens, Insurance, Appointments, Laboratory, Payroll, Chemical dilation and scrubs, Visual fields, On-line ordering, Shipping and Receiving, & Acct. payable.

U.S. Army reserves/Active- Navy \ --Med Lab Tech-E-6 Honorable Discharge.

01/86--02/94--- Army reserves-E-1 to E-4- Medical Technologist.

05/01--12/05 U. S. Navy active duty-Corpsman/Med Tech. E-3 to E5

01/06 –04/12---Army reserves-(E-6 called to active duty-December 2009-Honorably discharge April 2012)

Pre-testing, specimen collection and testing, vital signs, CPR, cross-matching sample, HIV & STD-testing, EKG, Urinalysis, Hematology, Chemistry, & Microbiology. Blood banking, Specimen fluid collection, Phlebotomy, patient records, work-ups, insurance, appointments, and optical aid. VA's, RX's, and optical/medical information.

Delta Beverage Group (Pepsi-Cola), Collierville Tennessee, Jan 92 to Feb.1994 Quality Assurance Manager

Supervising the manufacturing process and making of beverage products, forklift, shipping and receiving, blending.

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