Job Description


 

Centers Laboratory of New Jersey is currently searching for an LIS Analyst for our Laboratory in Cedar Knolls, NJ. 

 

Position Summary:

 

The LIS analyst works collaboratively with laboratory and IT staff for the efficient day-to-day management and support of the laboratory information system. Will be responsible for managing and supporting the design, implementation and optimization of new laboratory IT solutions.

 

Position Responsibilities:

 

To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each responsibility competently.

  • Serves as a liaison between the laboratory and I.T. to maximize system effectiveness and ensure proper design.
  • Responsible for applying software-specific knowledge to assigned projects to ensure proper design, implementation and documentation.
  • Deliver training and knowledge transfer to end users.
  • Plans, organizes and directs the implementation of laboratory information system projects.
  • Participates as the SME on LIS project teams.
  • Integrates medical technology concepts, principles and techniques with computer skills to develop, monitor and maintain the laboratory information systems.
  • Assist in planning and implementation of computer designs in coordination with IT personnel to provide accurate data management.
  • Coordinates and implements database changes, upgrades and testing.
  • Assist in maintenance and update of data management system by evaluating new protocols and updating system to ensure applications and technology are current.
  • Perform system audits to ensure quality and accuracy of data.
  • Assures instrumentation interfaces are appropriate.
  • Designs and generates reports for the system users.
  • Perform all responsibilities independently with no direct supervision required
  • Perform all other duties as assigned

 

Competencies:

 

  • Knowledge of medical laboratory principles, standards, applications and tests
  • Experience with instrument interfaces
  • Experience in data mining, data analysis and reporting
  • Knowledge of Laboratory Information Systems regulatory requirements.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and comply with all HIPAA regulations
  • Demonstrated leadership ability, strength and diplomacy
  • Strong interpersonal skills and professional demeanor
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Critical thinking with efficient and effective problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to manage and execute multiple projects, prioritize, and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment that promotes inclusiveness and communication among team members.
  • Knowledge of Information system protocols.

 

Education and Experience:

 

  • Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree in Medical Technology, Chemistry, Biology, or related Life Science
  • 2 years of medical laboratory experience.
  • Minimum 2 years Laboratory Informatics experience in the clinical laboratory environment.

 

Certification and Licensure:

 

  • MT ASCP preferred

 

   Work Environment:

 

  • Environmentally controlled laboratory environment
  • Fast paced environment with occasional high pressure or emergent situations
  • Frequent exposure to body fluids
  • Possible exposure to infectious specimens, communicable diseases, toxic substances, and other conditions common to a laboratory environment
  • Required to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as appropriate such as lab coats, face shields, gloves and masks
  • Frequent interaction with a diverse population including team members and other customers

 

   Physical Demands:

 

  • Frequent standing, walking, grasping, carrying and speaking
  • Occasional sitting, reaching, bending and stooping
  • Lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling up to 50 pounds, with assistance if needed
  • Frequent use of computer, keyboard, phone, and copy and fax machine as needed
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