Baycare Health System, Inc Tampa , FL 33602
The Flow Cytometry Technologist Lead performs high complexity testing including Lymphocyte Enumeration, Immunophenotyping of Leukemia and Lymphoma and DNA Ploidy and S-phase analysis, and is responsible for all of the technical components in the laboratory including wet lab and processing, acquisition and analysis of blood, bone marrow, tissue, fine needle aspirates and body fluids. Interacts with pathologists along with other flow cytometry team members to assist in efficient and consistent operations within the flow cytometry laboratory, assist in evaluating new instruments, procedures, and perform quality control and preventive maintenance on instrumentation and equipment in the laboratory and has the knowledge to troubleshoot all assays in the department and assures corrective action is taken, participates in process improvement projects, validation studies, and assists with training and technical competency evaluation of new and current team members.
Additional required skills include automated instrumentation and hematological malignancy analysis skills. Certifications and LicensuresRequiredFL Medical Technologist license
RequiredASCP, NCA, AAB, or AMT.
Specialist in Flow Cytometry, SCYM (ASCP).
Must meet CLIA Laboratory High Complexity Testing criteria.
Flow CytometryCompetency with Multicolor Leukemia/Lymphoma Analysis required.
Specific SkillsRequiredDelegation skills
RequiredWork with a team
RequiredCritical thinking skills
RequiredAdministrative and clerical skills
RequiredKnowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to position
RequiredCustomer service skills
RequiredMedical terminology use and understanding
RequiredComputer skills appropriate to position
RequiredWritten and verbal communication skills