Position Information: The Team Leader, Pathology is responsible for the processing and allocation of laboratory specimens and orders from all sources and/or collects specimens on all age populations as assigned with minimal patient impact. Responsible for verification of patient/specimen identification, appropriateness of specimen and accompanying orders. Responsible for the daily organization of the Phlebotomy and/or Specimen Processing sections of the Clinical laboratory. Responsibilities include organization of daily workflow within the section, scheduling of staff for daily assignments, IS monitors related to specimen collection, training/education of staff, maintaining proper and complete training records in compliance with laboratory standards and accrediting agencies. Assists with the annual and introductory performance appraisals on assigned staff. Assists the supervisor with Quality Assurance and Continuous Quality Improvement activities. Assists with writing of new procedures and the updating of current procedures. Performs other duties as assigned.
Experience Requirements: 2 Years Clinical - Phlebotomist And Clinical - Clinical Laboratory - Specimen Processing Required - And 2 Years Healthcare - Multi-Hospital System In Clinical - Phlebotomist And Clinical - Clinical Laboratory - Specimen Processing Preferred
Education Required: High School Diploma or Equivalent Required
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Phlebotomy Required - Within 6 Months of Hire
Hours of Work: 130p-930p OR 2p-10p; 5a-130p weekends
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.