Laboratory Information Systems - LIS Coordinator

Job ID
2020-142591
Employment Type
Full Time
Department
Clinical Laboratory Support
Hours / Pay Period
80
Facility
St Josephs Hospital and Medical Center
Shift
Day
Standard Hours
Monday - Friday, 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Work Schedule
8 Hour
Location
AZ-PHOENIX

Overview

Hello humankindness 

Located conveniently in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is a 571-bed, not-for-profit hospital that provides a wide range of health, social and support services.  Founded in 1895 by the Sisters of Mercy, St. Joseph's was the first hospital in the Phoenix area. More than 125 years later, St. Joseph's remains dedicated to its mission of caring for the poor and underserved.

 

We are extremely proud to be a nationally recognized center for quality quaternary care, medical education and research. St. Joseph's includes the internationally renowned Barrow Neurological InstituteNorton Thoracic InstituteCancer Center at St. Joseph'sIvy Brain Tumor Center, and St. Joseph's Level I Trauma Center (which is verified by the American College of Surgeons). The hospital is also a respected center for high-risk obstetrics, neuro-rehabilitation, orthopedics, and other medical services. St. Joseph’s is considered a sought-after destination hospital for treating the most complex cases from throughout the world. Every day, approximately 20 percent of the hospital’s patients have traveled from outside of Arizona and the United States to seek treatment at St. Joseph’s.

 

U.S News & World Report routinely ranks St. Joseph's among the top hospitals in the United States for neurology and neurosurgery.  In addition, St. Joseph's boasts the Creighton University School of Medicine at St. Joseph's, and a strategic alliance with Phoenix Children's Hospital.

St. Joseph's is consistently named an outstanding place to work and one of Arizona's healthiest employers. Come grow your career with one of Arizona's Most Admired Companies.

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For the health of our community ... we are proud to be a tobacco-free campus.

Responsibilities

St. Joseph's Clinical Laboratory is a fast paced, innovative laboratory supporting the Medical Center's various service lines. We are a large lab with over 150 employees among our 9 internal laboratory departments. In addition to the standard Chemistry, Hematology, Microbiology and Blood Bank departments, we have a Surgical and Anatomic Pathology department, a Cytogenetic laboratory, and a growing Molecular laboratory.

 

We support St Josephs' Trauma Center, Lung and Heart transplant programs, and Barrow's Neurological Center. We support St Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center mission and philosophy with the Laboratory's Vision of providing accurate laboratory results to insure optimal diagnosis and patient treatment through excellence, innovation, expertise, and technology. We follow CLIA, CLSI, CAP, and The Joint Commission requirements.

 

Under the direction of the Department Director, this position serves as the primary responsible support individual for the Laboratory Information System [LIS], its software interfaces to connected systems, instruments, and point-of-care testing devices. This support includes but is not limited to test library maintenance, policy and procedure development, ad hoc report creation, software customization (rules and algorithm builds), upgrade planning, database management, security, system training, maintenance and troubleshooting. Serves as a liaison between Laboratory, IS and other hospital departments and coordinates implementation of applications between user groups within department.

Qualifications

Minimum

  • Bachelor's degree in biological or chemical sciences.
  • Four years experience including three years system-related field experience and one year hospital-related information system experience.

Preferred

  • Additional course work or advanced degree in Information Systems preferred.

  • MT ASCP or equivalent

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