Integrated Oncology, a LabCorp Specialty Testing Group, provides reference anatomic pathology, hematopathology and molecular pathology testing services to hospitals, health systems and independent oncology practices. Integrated Oncology is focused on providing world class solutions to better the lives of patients living with cancer.
The Lab Supervisor oversees the daily operations of the diagnostics testing function of the department. Performs all high-complexity testing in the Department of Flow Cytometry with minimal supervision. Identifies problems in department laboratory and operating systems and institutes appropriate corrective actions.
Provides hands on back-up support to the testing personnel in the performance of all tests as required.
Participates in proficiency tests.
Supervises all technologists, technicians and laboratory assistants in the department.
Oversees preparation of reagents according to established criteria.
Participates in the development and validation of new test systems in the department.
Troubleshoots technical problems by instituting appropriate corrective actions and documents all corrective actions taken.
Responsible for the knowledge and practice of safety SOP's in the laboratory.
Complete all required EHS training
Wear appropriate PPE as required
Comply with applicable federal, state, and local regulations, LC EHS policies / procedures and the requirements of accrediting organizations
Conduct work in a safe and environmentally responsible manner
Answers technical questions from clients.
Trains and schedules personnel assigned to meet testing and reporting turnaround time requirements.
Conducts and documents performance evaluations and competency assessments.
Addresses any deficiencies in the technical performance of laboratory personnel, providing coaching and coordinating performance improvement plans as needed.
Drafts and reviews Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).
Ensures operational compliance with laboratory SOPs and Quality Management System.
Ensures that departmental instrument calibrations and equipment maintenance are conducted in accordance with written procedures and documented.
Assures that all remedial actions are taken whenever test systems deviate from established performance specifications.
Tracks and monitors quality assurance indicators.
Reviews quality control and maintenance records monthly.
Coordinates the preparation for internal audits and inspections by external regulatory agencies such as the College of American Pathologists (CAP), and all other national and state accreditation agencies.
Ensures department compliance with relevant laws such as the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendment (CLIA) and HIPPA.
Oversees the laboratory inventory, regents and supplies ordering.
Coordinates the installation and qualification of new laboratory equipment.
Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology or in one of the biological, chemical or physical sciences from an accredited institution.
ASCP Certification preferred.
Six years of laboratory experience required.
Minimum of two years Flow Cytometry experience required.
LabCorp (NYSE: LH), an S&P 500 company, is a leading global life sciences company that is deeply integrated in guiding patient care, providing comprehensive clinical laboratory and end-to-end drug development services. With a mission to improve health and improve lives, LabCorp delivers world-class diagnostic solutions, brings innovative medicines to patients faster and uses technology to improve the delivery of care.