Laboratory Operations Associate - (R1034595) in Buenos Aires, AR at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

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Job Description

Join us on our exciting journey! IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.


To assist the Supervisor, Pre-Analytical Services in the following accountabilities as required.

Enter data from standard and more complex VSK patient information forms and remanding material requiring further
Apply quality control (QC) labels to the appropriate patient information forms.
 Review standard and more complex patient information forms for quality control purposes after accessioning is complete.
Ensure that patient forms which have been quality checked have been removed from the requisition QC queue in a timely
 Investigate, resolve and remove standard and more complex entries from Lab Operations’ data clarification queues.
 Perform resolution desk duties as applicable.
 Register any late arriving specimens. Accession patient forms.
 Ensure that LRMS requests are dealt with in a timely manner.
 Provide cover for Senior Laboratory Operations Associate when and as required.
 Maintain printers as needed.
 Enter reference lab results data into the database system as applicable.
 Manage work sheet creation and end of accessioning functions.
 Assist in resolving pending tests and/or cancel/re-select laboratory analyte tests, where required.
 Review, action and close any ad-hoc requests assigned.
 Assist in the training of less experienced Laboratory Operations staff on relevant job function procedures.
Provide support to line management in any tasks applicable to the daily running of the department

Job Requirements

 Good working knowledge of relevant procedures
 Ability to liase with internal departments
 Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients

 High school diploma or educational equivalent and 1 year relevant experience; or equivalent combination of education,
training and experience

 Extensive use of telephone and face-to-face communication requiring accurate perception of speech
 Extensive use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes.

Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!

We invite you to join IQVIA™.

Job ID: R1034595