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Providence Health & Services Laboratory Point of Care Coordinator in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling a Laboratory Point of Care Coordinator (1.0 FTE, 40 hours per week Days) to work in Lab Point Of Care at Providence St Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

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This position will perform a broad range of POC duties assigned by supervisor/manager with expanded responsibilities in interaction with many professionals outside the laboratory within the acute and PMG divisions. Troubleshoot instrumentation and process issues, including working with IT systems for POCT. This position will cover as Lead when supervisor/Manager is unavailable.

In this position you will:

  • Performs a broad range of Point of Care functions within the laboratory and PMG Division

  • Performs validation on new testing platforms when appropriate.

  • Assist in QA and QC for POCT.

  • Provides data analysis as requested.

  • Troubleshoots and resolves technical and operational issues for POCT.

  • Data analysis and review of PMG Laboratories POC testing

  • Covers the POC program as lead when supervisor/manager is out of office

  • Works with IT as needed to resolve POC interface issues

  • Able to provide necessary lists and statistics to supervisor/manager

  • Maintains individual records of training and competency assessment.

  • Assists in proficiency testing with preparation and documentation.

  • Assistants in System Standardization and implementation groups as needed

  • Identifies supply needs and orders inventory.

  • Possesses excellent communication skills and working relationships with all patient care areas.

  • Maintains expertise through continuing education: Share records of continuing education.

  • Other Duties as assigned.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology or Clinical Laboratory Science with 2 years experience in related field or;

  • Medical Laboratory Technician with 6 years experience in related field

  • 2 years of experience as a MT/CLS or Medical Laboratory Technician with 6 years experience in related field

  • MT/CLS Certified or MLT Certified

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years of college in the field of science

  • Point of Care Specialist Certificate or Program

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Quality/Safety (Clinical)

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 294251