Laboratory Manager, 11/2015 to CurrentHISTOPATH LAB － LECANTO, FL
Establishing and evaluating the preventive maintenance program for instrumentation and equipment
Responsible for direct supervision of technicians performing any testing that requires supervision Ensures that all remedial actions are taken whenever test systems deviate from the clinical laboratory's established performance specifications
Provides orientation to all testing personnel Identifies weakness in performance and takes necessary action to insure minimal acceptable performance
Establishes and maintains systems for the accession, identification, transport, storage and disposal of specimens adhering to internal and external policies and regulations
Devises a plan for management and scheduling of clinical laboratory personnel Periodically updates policy and procedure manuals
Supervising enrollment in CMS-Approved proficiency testing
Preparation of CAP Survey and implementation of any corrective action following survey
Establish and monitor quality assurance programs or activities to ensure the accuracy of laboratory results
Evaluate and validate new supplies and equipment to ensure operability and efficiency in specific laboratory settings Provide technical information about test results, methods of testing and testing parameters to physicians.
MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENTIST, 03/2014 to 10/2015NATIONAL PAIN INSTITUTE － ORLANDO, FL
Operate, calibrate, validate and interpret results for the quantitative analysis of urine using HPLC-MS/MS for the testing of opiates, benzodiazepam's, illicit drugs, synthetic opioid's, barbituates and antidepressants.
Develop, standardize, evaluate, and modify procedures, techniques, and tests used in the analysis of specimens through HPLC-MS/MS.
Establish and monitor quality assurance programs or activities to ensure the accuracy of laboratory results.
Train and direct lab assistants, medical and clinical laboratory technicians or technologists engaged in laboratory testing pertaining to sample prep, inventory, analyzing data, trouble-shooting instrument failures, SOP's, etc.
Evaluate and validate new supplies and equipment to ensure operability and efficiency in specific laboratory settings.
Provide technical information about test results, methods of testing and testing parameters to physicians.
Responsible for the achieving 1.5 million dollars a month in revenue due to sample volume and testing parameters run.
MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENTIST, 10/2013 to 02/2014ASSURED TOXIOCOLOGY － ORLANDO, FL
Pipetting, Diluting and Hydrolyzing urine samples for testing on HPLC-MS/MS instrument.
Operate, calibrate and maintain equipment used in quantitative and qualitative analysis of urine via HPLC-MS/MS and chemistry analyzers.
Monitor established quality assurance programs and activities to ensure the accuracy of laboratory results.
Set up, clean, and maintain laboratory equipment and documents.
Provide technical information about test results to physicians.
MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENTIST, 06/2011 to 10/2013ORLANDO HEALTH － ORLANDO, FL
Execute and analyze ABO/Rh, Antibody Screens, Antibody Identifications, Cross-matching blood products Experienced in learning new blood bank procedures and implementing new instrumentation into the blood bank work flow.
Revised policies to ensure test validity Exceptional documentation skills and record keeping Responsible for tracking inventory and ordering reagents Experience in high stress situations involving traumatic situations.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science:Medical Laboratory Science,May 2011UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA － ORLANDO, FLMedical Laboratory Science
Pharmaceutical Science,December 2016UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA － FLPharmaceutical Science
*Currently licensed by the State of Florida and ASCP in Chemistry, Hematology, Immunohematology, Serology, Microbiology and Molecular Pathology. License # TN43974
*Application currently under review for Supervisor's License in Chemistry, Immunohematology and Molecular Pathology