Job Posting: The Laboratory Compliance Officer (Administrative Clinical Lab Scientist) for Cedars-Sinai Health System aids and supports the management of the department and the Health System and works under the direction of the Department Director and the Health System's Chief Compliance Officer. Responsible for planning, implementing, and monitoring the compliance program for all CSHS clinical laboratories. Other duties include managing the Andrology Laboratory, as well as planning, coordinating, and supervising department quality assurance activities, collaborating in the establishment of department goals, and monitoring and evaluating their accomplishment. Performs all job duties with sensitivity and attention to the age and developmental issues of the patient population(s) served.
Qualification Requirements/Preferences: Education Certifications/Licensure Experience Physical Abilities Educational Requirements: Baccalaureate degree in a clinical laboratory science, medical technology or related science required. Masters degree in a natural science, clinical laboratory science, medical technology, public health, education, business administration, hospital administration, management, public health administration, compliance officer certification, or a comparable level of education and experience. License/Certification/Registration Requirements: A valid Clinical Laboratory Clinical Laboratory Scientist license issued by the State of California. Experience: Five (5) years of prior experience in clinical laboratory management with at least three years in the area of quality assurance and regulatory compliance. Excellent knowledge of regulatory requirements and quality assurance procedures. Superior interpersonal and communication skills. Full command (verbal and written) of the English language. Physical Demands: (e.g., lifting, standing, walking) Frequent sitting and standing; occasional walking and bending; occasional lifting of materials up to 25 pounds for distances to 10 feet. Frequent use of computer keyboards, monitors and telephones. Responsiveness to auditory alarms and communication devices including: telephones, beepers, fire alarms, mechanical failure alarms. Visual acuity acceptable for performing duties of this position. Sufficient mobility to access equipment, patients and other customers.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly comp...etitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.