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$55,000 - $70,000
Peoria, Illinois
February 14th 2020
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Job Type: Direct

Salary Range: $55,000 - $68,000

  $7500 sign on bonus for a 3 year commitment for this position as well as possible shift differentials.

Shift: 8 hour days

Job Description:

Primary Job Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  1. Performs routine and advanced procedures used in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.  Performs required quality control and calibration procedures.  Verifies accuracy in patient information and specimen acceptability. Testing performance and assessment includes the pre-analytic, analytic, and post-analytic phases of such examinations.
  2. Assists management in overseeing and directing work of lab personnel, establishes work priorities, and conducts daily surveillance and analysis of results for accuracy. May provide feedback to Manager or Supervisor on personnel performance reviews.
  3. Performs instrument maintenance/troubleshooting procedures and resolves or assists personnel in solving complex problems related to instrumentation and/or laboratory procedures.
  4. Monitors departmental unit and personnel for compliance with regulations of outside agencies, e.g., OSHA, The Joint Commission, HIPAA, Illinois Department of Public Health, College of American Pathologists (CAP)/CAP surveys, CMS, DOT, etc. Conducts and completes various proficiency surveys, coordinates the collection of quality control and assurance data as well as survey data and prepares required reports. Reviews data to identify trends and problem areas or noncompliance, proposing corrective actions if required.  Works to resolve deficiencies in order to meet regulatory guidelines and may prepare a report on findings.
  5. Executes an approach of continual improvement: Utilizes data and reports to initiate problem-solving techniques such as root cause analyses (RCA), corrective action development, and/or procedure or form re-design as to reduce human error. Presents data and may be responsible for incident reporting and management using the organization’s automated quality management system.

Lead Histology Technician I - Location: Peoria, IL

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