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Nationwide Childrens Hospital Inc IGM - QA/QC Specialist in Columbus, Ohio

IGM - QA/QC SpecialistRequisition ID2021-27018CategoryResearchOverviewThe Genetic Laboratory QA/QC Specialist is responsible for documentation of routine and complex laboratory analyses, quality control, operational improvement, preventative maintenance and education within the Institute for Genomic Medicine. The Genetic Laboratory QA/QC Specialist is also responsible for troubleshooting and providing technical guidance to others when needed.Why Nationwide Children's Hospital?Why Nationwide Children's HospitalThe moment you walk through our doors, you can feel it. When you meet one of our patient families, you believe it. And when you talk with anyone who works here, you want to be part of it, too. Welcome to Nationwide Children's Hospital, where Passion Meets Purpose.Here, Everyone Matters. We're 12,000 strong. And it takes every single one of us to improve the lives of the kids we care for, and the kids from around the world we'll never even meet. Kids who are living healthier, fuller lives because of the knowledge we share. We know it takes a Collaborative Culture to deliver on our promise to provide the very best, innovative care and to foster new discoveries, made possible by the most groundbreaking research. Anywhere.Ask anyone with a Nationwide Children's badge what they do for a living. They'll tell you it's More Than a Job. It's a calling. It's a chance to use and grow your talent to make an impact that truly matters. Because here, we exist simply to help children everywhere.Nationwide Children's Hospital. A Place to Be ProudResponsibilitiesDemonstrates the technical and computer skills required for molecular/cytogenetic analysis Accessions samples accurately in research databases, LIS, LIMS, CoPath and/or other related software as indicated Knowledge of routine and complex technical laboratory procedures Records functions in the laboratory information system in an adequate and timely manner Accurately prepares reagents used in laboratory procedures Has greater than two years of experience as a technologist or equivalent in either a cytogenetics or molecular genetics laboratory Demonstrates proficiency in operation, cleaning and maintenance of laboratory instrumentation Performs secondary technical review and verification of cases prior to sign-out Performs routine and non-routine instrument maintenance procedures and documents according to protocol Responsible for IGM QA Monitoring programing including assisting with documentation, reviewing incidents/deficiency reports Use of QA Monitoring tools such as Excel, QPulse, etc. Prepares written results of research and development activities and oral reports when appropriate; utilizes chart, graphs, tables as needed Maintains ASCP certification Performs other related duties as assigned Demonstrates knowledge of and upholds applicable laws and regulation related to the position and maintains a safe environment Wears appropriate personal protective equipment as designated by lab area Reports spills and hazardous situations immediately and acts appropriately Follows established guidelines for access, use and disclosure of patient information Performs preventive maintenance and quality control with appropriate documentation and communication Documents corrective action/incidents as needed Performs and documents daily, weekly and monthly operational tasks as assigned Participates in quality assurance and continuing education programs Reviews and/or updates applicable SOPs, documents, forms, etc as directed by supervisor Interprets and maintains knowledge of current federal, state and local laws and regulations concerning laboratory billing requirement

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