NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn is a full-service teaching hospital and Level I trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The hospital is central to a comprehensive network of affiliated ambulatory and outpatient practices, and serves as NYU Langone Health's anchor for healthcare access, growth, and delivery in the entire borough. Learn more about NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn.
Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Supervisor-Lab.
The Laboratory Supervisor will successfully perform moderately and highly complex testing as follows: Proper specimen collection, including patient identification and preparation, labeling, handling, preservation or fixation, processing or preparation, transportation and storage of specimens,Understanding, implementing and adhering to all standard laboratory procedures; Performing each test method and proper instrument use,Performing preventive maintenance, troubleshooting and calibration procedures related to each test performed, according to manufacturer and/or internal policy and procedure,Understanding, implementing and adhering to quality control policies and procedures;Assessing and verifying the validity of patient test results through the evaluation of quality sample, Quality Control review and evaluation for shifts/trends and corrective action. Instrument and method validation procedures. Development and writing of policies and procedures. Competency assessment of technical staff. New York State and CAP inspection requirements and preparation. Appropriate interpersonal skills for interacting with patients, physicians, and clients and co-workers. Detail oriented, capable of handling stress from irregular workload and demonstrate businesslike and professional attitude at all times. Strong verbal communication skills in English for interpersonal and telephone skills. Strong writing skills to include, but not limited to, legibility, neatness, and completeness of thought.
The Laboratory Supervisor is expected to participate in and occasionally asked to oversee and/or review quality assurance projects and/or lOP projects
The Laboratory Supervisor is expected to:Maintain the Policy and Procedure, Safety, and Infection Control manuals as required.Contribute to the team effort,Exhibit flexibility and adaptability to change, unexpected circumstances, and wide spectrum of laboratory situation agency
The Laboratory Supervisor is responsible for in-service training to communicate changes in laboratory practices and/or regulations and compliance.
The Laboratory Supervisor is expected to coordinate the orientation and training of new employees,
Supervises all new instrument and method validations including:Data collation for Coordinator of Laboratory Services review and submission to Laboratory DirectorCoordinating training of all staff on new instrument/method and ensuring proper trainingdocumentation
Document all corrective actions taken when test systems deviate from the laboratory's establishedPerformance specifications.
Capable of identifying problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test resultsand either must correct the problems or immediately notify the Coordinator of Laboratory Services orManager, Lab - CCC
'Oversees all Proficiency Testing (PT) processes for NYSDOH and CAP including, but not limited to:a. Coordinating testing assignments with Lead Technologists.b. Ensuring PT testing results are reviewed and submitted in a timely manner.c. Documenting all corrective actions and addendums required.d. Securing PT summary sign offs by Coordinator of Laboratory Services and Laboratory Director in a timely manner.'
Maintains proficiency in all assays performed in the laboratory.
Assists in maintaining accurate and timely data base entry via the Laboratory Information System in use.
Maintains quality assurance and quality standards as set by the hospital, cancer center and laboratory.
Complies with regulatory agencies by following approved standards and guidelines to ensure quality laboratory operations.
Ensures compliance with all NYSDOH Quality Management System Standards working with & takingguidance from Independent Quality Systems Manager for tri-campus laboratory operations.
Maintains established departmental policies, procedures and professional standards.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have at least an Associates in Applied Science (AAS). Six years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience of which at least two years spent working in a clinical lab having a director at the doctoral level. Working knowledge of laboratory information systems essential. Licensed by NYS Department of Education as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist..
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online. If you wish to view NYU Langone Hospital- Brooklyn's EEO policies, please click here. Please click here to view the Federal 'EEO is the law' poster or visit https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm for more information. To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please click here.
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About NYU Langone Medical Center
NYU Langone Health is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. Included in the 200+ locations throughout the New York area are five inpatient locations: Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute-care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation, ranked as one of the top 10 rehabilitation programs in the country; NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, a dedicated inpatient orthopedic hospital with all musculoskeletal specialties ranked top 10 in the country; Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services; and NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, a full-service teaching hospital and level 1 trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute–designated cancer center, and NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history.