Nuvance Health has a network of convenient hospital and outpatient locations — Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Norwalk Hospital and Sharon Hospital in Connecticut, and Northern Dutchess Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center and Vassar Brothers Medical Center in New York — plus multiple primary and specialty care physician practices locations, including The Heart Center, a leading provider of cardiology care, and two urgent care offices. Non-acute care is offered through various affiliates, including the Thompson House for rehabilitation and skilled nursing services, and the Home Care organizations.
Provides structure and organization to the assigned service line by insuring adequate staffing, and assisting with procedure revisions as needed. Oversees the flow of work to ensure consistency and maintains operational integrity. Through training and counseling of staff, observation and audit of work, ensures the hospital meets regulatory and compliance requirements for patient registration, test order entry, phlebotomy and billing.
1. TEAM LEADER-SPECIMEN PROCUREMENT Criteria A:
Coordinates operations in one or more areas of responsibility. Organizes work and oversees staff so that tasks are accomplished and operational integrity is maintained. TEAM LEADER-SPECIMEN PROCUREMENT Criteria B: Oversees and coordinates the training of new staff. With the Supervisor, prepares and helps to perform timely PEP reviews for phlebotomy and staff. TEAM LEADER-SPECIMEN PROCUREMENT Criteria C: Responsible to insure that personnel maintain competency for the defined areas of responsibility. TEAM LEADER-SPECIMEN PROCUREMENT Criteria D: Communicates procedural changes to staff and performs staff training where necessary. Organizes staff meetings, prepares minutes and insures all information is conveyed in a timely manner.
2. TEAM LEADER-SPECIMEN PROCUREMENT Criteria A:
Acts a Laboratory customer service representative while providing quality patient care to customers and patients. TEAM LEADER-SPECIMEN PROCUREMENT Criteria B: Recommends procedure revisions to the Supervisor for review and update. Writes and submits procedures as required to insure consistency of staff performance and insures regulatory requirements. TEAM LEADER-SPECIMEN PROCUREMENT Criteria C: Completes event logs and forwards communication in a timely manner that allows for proper follow-up of issues and performs audits as assigned by the Supervisor. TEAM LEADER-SPECIMEN PROCUREMENT Criteria D: Achieves the organization's established performance expectations regarding quality of service, team work and staff development. Participates in QI/PI activities as needed.
3. TEAM LEADER-SPECIMEN PROCUREMENT Criteria A:
Performs duties of a Specimen Procurement Tech as required on daily basis. TEAM LEADER-SPECIMEN PROCUREMENT Criteria B: Fulfills all compliance responsibilities related to the position. TEAM LEADER-SPECIMEN PROCUREMENT Criteria C: Performs other duties as assigned.
4. Performs other duties as assigned.
5. Fulfills all compliance responsibilities related to the position.
This position requires a minimum formal education of Associate Degree and minimum of three years job-related experience. At least one year as Specimen Procurement 2, or 3 years external hospital phlebotomy supervisory experience.
NCA, ASCP certification or equivalent.
Norwalk-34 Maple St
5:30 a - 11:30p, 8 hr shifts, w/e & hol. as needed
- American Society for Clinical Pathology
- HS Graduate or Equivalent
- Significant manual skills / motor coord & finger dexterity
- Some occupational risk
- Medium to Heavy effort. May exert up to 35 lbs. force
- Generally pleasant working conditions.
EOE, including disability/vets.
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