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Medical Quality Assurance

Ormond Beach, FL, 32174
95,000 per year
August 30, 2012

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Virginia D. Ekins BSc MT, MT (ASCP), CLS Fl.

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Ormond Beach, Florida 32174

386-***-****) (email)

As an outgoing self directed and achievement oriented Supervisor of the Blood Bank at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center and Florida Hospital Oceanside with a broad knowledge in Medical Technology and Blood Bank, I am seeking a new challenge in another part of the country. I am eligible to work in the United States and have had a lot of experience in Blood Banking, Special Chemistry, Hematology, Parasitology, Administrative Duties, Budget Control, Work Flow and Efficiency, Work Safety, Performance Improvement in the department, Quality Assurance, hiring, developing, motivating, counseling, overseeing and training of medical technologists and students. Responsible for the performance evaluation, competency, scheduling of staff, evaluating and purchasing laboratory equipment and reagents, interviewing sales persons, evaluating and implementing new technology, updating S.O.P, responsible for Q.C. and Q.A. in the department, liaison with Nursing Services, Physicians and the School of Medical Technology. I Chaired and Co-chaired the Laboratory QA Committee, Implemented Blood Bank computer systems like Meditech, Sun quest and Cerner Millennium. Also had the opportunity to be part of the moving process of Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center from Ormond Beach to the brand new facility located in Daytona Beach in 2009 and Florida Hospital Waterman from Eustis, Florida to the new facility in Tavares, Florida in 2004. Participates in fundraising events for the hospital, attend and participate in all senior leadership meetings and the safety committee meetings.



High School Diploma

Quezon Junior College Philippines


Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology Far Eastern University

Manila, Philippines

Post Graduate Education

School of Medical Technology Sacred Heart General Hospital

Eugene, Oregon USA


MT ASCP (American Society of Clinical Pathologists) Muncie, Indiana USA

Clinical Laboratory Supervisor State of Florida Department of Health, Florida USA


Blood Bank Supervisor Dec. 2008 to Present

Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center

Daytona Beach, Florida USA


Blood Bank Supervisor Dec. 2008 to Present

Florida Hospital Oceanside

Ormond Beach, Florida USA

Blood Bank Supervisor

Florida Hospital Waterman May/2000 to Dec.2008

Tavares Florida USA

Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital June 1968 to May 2000

Burlington, Ontario Canada

• Acting Lab Manager As required or when Manager is away.

• Supervisor Blood Bank, Hematology and Core Lab 1995 to May 2000

• Supervisor - Blood Bank 1972 to 1995

• Senior Technologist General 1968 - 1972

Sacred Heart General Hospital 1966 to 1968

Eugene, Oregon USA.

• General duty technologist 1967 to 1968

• Special chemistry technologist 1966 to 1967

As a general duty technologist I was rotated day afternoon and weekend shifts in all departments.

As a special chemistry technologist I was responsible for the quality control in the department, performing special chemistry tests such as blood alcohol, lead content, mercury content, bromide content and various other elements. Also preformed radioisotope scans, such as brain scans, and liver scans.


1972 to Present - Member AABB (American Association of Blood Bank) 1966 to Present - Member ASCP (American Society of Clinical Pathologists)

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