NYU Langone Hospital-Long Island is a 591-bed university-affiliated medical center, which offers sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery. We are a major regional healthcare resource with a deep commitment to medical education and research, offering a full complement of inpatient and outpatient services.
Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Systems Quality Specialist-Pathology.
In this role, the successful candidate works with the Quality System Manager on laboratory quality initiatives including regulatory and organizational mandates. Monitors the ongoing proficiency testing program. Works with each of the section heads to ensure the accuracy and integrity of their plan including data capture and reporting and reports their findings to the QA Manager. Collects and reports to the QA Manager the monthly Quality Improvement Advisory Council (QIAC) metrics. Reviews with the QA Manager the effectiveness of the department's quality related policies and procedures and helps identifies educational opportunities for staff.
Prepares and participates in all inspections, Internal or External- College of American Pathologists (CAP) and New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH).
Monitors compliance of College of American Pathologists (CAP) regulations and NYSDOH Standards of Practice.
Works with section heads in data collection and reporting. Interfaces with all departments throughout the institution, as well as external parties/agencies on Quality Management data, reports and information systems. Ensures data is completed and reported in a timely manner.
Monitors Proficiency Testing compliance and maintains Corrective Action records.
Updates and maintains departmental Quality Management Plan.
Attends Quality Management meetings, creates meeting minutes and maintains documentation.
Identifies educational opportunities and ensures staff competency documentation.
Performs other duties, as assigned.
To qualify you must have a Bachelor's Degree In any discipline.
1-2 years of experience in medical office/hospital setting.
Excellent communication (both written and oral), interpersonal, customer service, organization, and multitasking skills Required. Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel). Required. Knowledge of Quality Principles.
Bachelor's Degree In clinical laboratory technology program or in biology, chemistry, or the physical sciences or equivalent preferred.
New York State clinical laboratory technologist license.
Certification by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Board of Certification (BOC).
3-5 Years of Laboratory Technologist experience. 3-5 Years of Quality system related experience.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Hospital-Long Island 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-Long Island 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-Long Island'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.
NYU Langone —a world-class, patient-centered, integrated, academic medical center—is one of the nation’s premier destinations for excellence in patient care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of Tisch Hospital, our acute care facility; the NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, a dedicated inpatient orthopedic hospital; Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children’s health services; Rusk Rehabilitation, the #1 rehab program in New York since U.S. News & World Report began its hospital rankings in 1989; and a growing ambulatory care network with locations throughout Manhattan, the outer boroughs, and the tri-state area, bringing services directly to where its patients live and work. An integral part of NYU Langone, NYU Grossman School of Medicine has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history and enrich the lives of countless pe...ople since 1841.With more than 75 divisions of specialty care including comprehensive inpatient and outpatient programs for every stage of life, a multifaceted Research and Academic Center and the NYU Long Island School of Medicine focused on primary care. NYU Langone Hospital—Long Island joined NYU Langone Health as of August 2019. NYU Langone's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year.