ResponsibilitiesAs the Manager of Regulatory Affairs, Education, Safety, & Laboratory Compliance, you will provide leadership and expertise to direct a department wide quality and compliance program for the Clinical and Pathology Laboratories of UCLA Health System. Primary duties include:
•Ensure compliance with all standards, regulations, and laws of the pertinent licensing, accrediting, credentialing, and regulatory agencies •Ensure adherence for UCLA internal guidelines and policies related to human resources, safety, environment of care, and corporate compliance •Maintain all licensure and accreditation for the hospital clinical, pathology, and outreach laboratories •Manage the laboratory safety program for the Health System laboratories •Manage the CLS training and continuing education programs •Serve as the Laboratory Compliance Officer for the Department and chairs the Laboratory Compliance Committee meetings
Qualifications•California Clinical Laboratory Scientist license •Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in quality/compliance •Minimum of 2 years of supervisory or management experience •Working knowledge of clinical laboratory standards, regulations, and laws •Knowledge of laboratory safety requirements •Knowledge of the OIG Compliance Program for Clinical Laboratories •Ability to demonstrate and promote interdisciplinary collaboration and cooperation •Excellent verbal and written communication skills. •Ability to lead meetings, create agendas, draft meeting minutes and build on group dynamics •Ability to delegate effectively and empower staff to accomplish their goals
Not required, but a plus if you have the following: •ASQ (CQA/CQM) certification •Bachelor’s degree in healthcare and/or relevant field
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
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