LAB SYS/QUAL MGT/COMPLIANCE CD - Administration - Full Time - Day in San Diego, CA at Scripps Corporate Admin Services

Date Posted: 5/23/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Manages the Quality Plans for Scripps Medical Laboratory. Coordinates all quality assessment and performance improvement activities for Scripps Medical Laboratory. Serves as Laboratory Compliance Officer and manages the Compliance Program to ensure compliance with all Federal, State and accreditation requirements for all laboratory operations and testing performed at all Scripps Medical Laboratory locations. Researches, monitors, and communicates laboratory regulatory issues.

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:
Undergraduate degree from an accredited university in the U.S. For a degree obtained outside the U.S., a certificate of equivalency with U.S. degree programs is required.
-  Comprehensive understanding of State and Federal laws pertaining to clinical laboratory testing and operations, and accreditation standards.
-  Capacity to communicate technical information in a clear and effective manner to a wide spectrum of professionals and clinical staff.
-  Experience in developing educational materials and conducting presentations. -  Experience in laboratory accreditation inspections.
-  Ability to write and assist with implementation of policies & procedures.           -  Possess strong analytical problem-solving skills and excellent communication skills including effective interpersonal aptitude to interact with a diverse group in a diplomatic manner.
-  Experience in a clinical laboratory as a supervisor, manager or higher (at least 2 years) preferred.
-  Experience or education with Laboratory Compliance, coding & reimbursement, Medicare rules & regulations.
-  Expertise in the use of desktop computer tools, including the Internet, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Word applications.
-  A valid CA driver's license and personal transportation is essential to drive to various Scripps business units.
-  Understanding of clinical laboratory quality assurance and performance improvement principles.
-  Understanding of quality assurance requirements of TJC, CAP, AABB, FDA, CLIA, and State of California.Familiarity with State and federal laws and regulations governing laboratory practice, including physicians' office testing, hospital bedside testing, scope of practice, Quality Control, Quality Assurance.
-  Understanding of OIG compliance guidance for laboratories.
-  Demonstrated results orientation, ability to accomplish job-related oversight of all levels of employees who do not report to this position and who may not be in the laboratory.

Required Certification/Registration:  Valid CA driver's license

Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification:  California Clinical Laboratory Scientist license preferred.


Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.