Administrative duties included: Ordering and maintaining laboratory supplies, inventory management, and writing of SOP for the use of the Beckman Coulter LH 750 Hematology analyzers.
Conducted laboratory testing and analysis of the laboratory, including microscopy, serology, and parasitology. Prepared and performed QA/QC on all instruments.
Training of laboratory Manager, laboratory Technician, and assembly of new lab equipment. Also responsible for the maintenance of the Microbiology lab, including RNA extraction, real-time PCR, and gel electrophoresis.
Maintained laboratory equipment and instruments; performed troubleshooting of laboratory equipment, such as autoclave, Microscan, Bactec 9000, and Beckman Coulter.
Maintained laboratory records and performed daily monitoring of laboratory equipment. Worked with Manager and Director of pathology to perform routine and special staining of biological samples.
Trained new laboratory personnel on the use of laboratory equipment. Performed routine cleaning and troubleshooting of all laboratory equipment.
Community Health Systems
Responsibilities include: Inventory management, specimen processing, data analysis, patient tracking, and receiving of specimens for the outpatient clinics.
Provided customer service to patients and physicians in the lab. Helped with the preparation of specimens for transfusion. Processed and analyzed blood samples.
Antibody testing: ABO/Rh typing, cross matching, Du blood, syphilis, RSV, Rotavirus, and antigen.
Perform quality control and assurance activities as required by the laboratory. Ensure compliance with all regulatory agencies, including but not limited to, CAP, JCAHO, AABB, CLIA, OSHA, and other applicable regulatory agencies
Performed both routine and emergency maintenance on laboratory instruments. Performed all required tests and procedures. Maintained records of patient results, conditions and treatment results.
Maintained accurate records of test results, including reporting results, and making appropriate adjustments. Resolved problems with laboratory instruments and equipment.