Seeking additional full or part-time MEDITECH LAB or PHA remote support positions.
Health Services Administration, Master of Science May 1991 Russell Sage College, Evening Division, Albany, New York
Biology, Master of Science May 1980 College of St. Rose, Albany, New York
Medical Technology, Bachelor of Science May 1975 SUNY at Albany/Albany Medical Center School of Medical Technology, Albany, New York
MEDITECH LAB/PHA Support Analyst August 2006 - December 2011 Sutter Healthcare Central Valley Region, Modesto, California Contracted with Beacon Partners
Provided remote support to three hospital laboratories and two pharmacies for their MEDITECH Magic V5.63 applications. Support included dictionary maintenance, troubleshooting, analyzer interface setups, reference lab interface monitoring, and PYXIS interface monitoring and troubleshooting. I also provided On-Call support for all MEDITECH modules (NUR, PCI, OE, RAD, ADM, BAR, NPR, MIS, OPS, and MOX) every five weeks. The support ended when the sites converted to EPIC.
MEDITECH LAB Support Analyst June 2010 -Present Promise Healthcare, Boca Raton, Florida Contracted with Dell Services
Providing remote LAB support to ten MEDITECH Client Server V5.55 hospitals that are part of the Promise Health Care chain. The support includes maintaining the LAB and OE dictionaries, building of new tests, troubleshooting, and assisting in the install of analyzer interfaces. This is a part-time position.
MEDITECH LAB Analyst June 2007 - July 2007 The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital, Torrington, CT Contracted with Beacon Partners
Conducted a one week evaluation of the laboratory operation and its use of the MEDITECH LAB module. A final report was submitted making a number of suggest changes that would allow more efficient use of both the MEDITECH LAB and the laboratory itself.
Laboratory Information System Analyst March 2006 - November 2006 Lawrence & Memorial Hospital, New London, CT Contracted with Beacon Partners
Performed the duties of the LIS Coordinator and supported the MEDITECH MAGIC LAB V5.4 module on a temporary basis until the hospital could hire a permanent LIS Coordinator. Up until August 2006 this was a full-time position. After August, this job was performed part-time and remotely.
MEDITECH LAB Analyst September 2005 - January 2006 Palos Community Hospital, Palos Heights, IL Contracted with Navin, Haffty, & Associates, LLC
Assisted the laboratory in their implementation of the MEDITECH Client Server V5.4 LAB installation.
Systems Analyst January 2003 - September 2005 The Saratoga Hospital, Saratoga Springs, NY
Supported the MEDITECH MAGIC V5.5 PHA, LAB ESS, Budgeting & Finance, OPS, OE, NMI, MIS, and MOX modules as well as the Picis MedDietary Module.
LIS Coordinator January 2002 - December 2002 Albany Medical Center Hospital, Albany, NY
Supported the SUNQUEST LAB system and supervised the LIS staff. I also played the lead role in implementing the SoftPath pathology system.
LIS Coordinator February 1999 - January 2002 The Saratoga Hospital, Saratoga Springs, NY
Supported the MEDITECH MAGIC V5.5 LAB system and assisted and trained the laboratory staff in its use.
Clinical Laboratory Consultant December 1990 - February 1999 Clinical Laboratory Evaluation Unit, New York State DOH, Albany, NY
Conducted on-site inspections of over 150 hospital and private clinical laboratories to enforce New York State and CLIA regulations.
ACTIVITIES & AWARDS
Vice President, Knox Woods Homeowners Association, Inc. 1997 -1999
Co-authored Investigation of Laboratory Tests Used in Physician Offices, Wadsworth Center for Laboratories and Research, New York 1991
Co-authored Step by Step: A Complete Procedure Manual, Medical Laboratory Observer, April 1981
Medical Technology Student of the Year, Presented by Scientific Products, 1975