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Analyst II, Quality

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Position Description

The Analyst II, Quality (Lab) is responsible for monitoring, reporting, and auditing of the DaVita Lab Quality

Management System and Quality Assurance programs in accordance with Federal and State regulations, Clinical

Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) and Good Clinical Laboratory Practices (GCLP). This position

identifies opportunities, develops plans, and executes projects to ensure Continuous Quality Improvement and

meet CLIA and GCLP guidelines as well as clinical regulatory requirements of the College of American

Pathologists (CAP). This position adheres to corporate standard policies and procedures related to job

performance, customer interactions, employee relations, and information confidentiality. This position reports

to the Manager, Quality (Lab)


Responsible for the Quality Management System (including but not limited to)

• Continuous improvement recommendations based upon data analysis

• Participate in transactions in accordance with standard operating

procedures (SOPs)

• Lead and/or actively participate in special projects to ensure quality

• Review existing laboratory and business process to identify


• Prepare and distribute reports for external partners and vendors to

manage quality projects and programs

• Actively engage in departmental continuous improvement/quality


• Review change requests for potential impact on quality

• Review planned deviations for potential impact on quality

• Review analytic instrument qualifications (AIQ) for quality and


• Review corrected results for potential impact

• Actively collaborate in procedural reviews

• Provide direct QA support for laboratory operations and closely

integrated functions


Deviation or nonconformance management

• Investigation

• Tracking

• Development of corrective action/preventative action plans

• Follow up on action plans


regulatory, and accrediting agency audits)

• Independently plan and execute audits

• Audit preparation

• Assemble and distribute audit findings

• Develop, compile, and execute responses to audit findings

• Track audit findings to closure

Tracking/reporting of events and actions plans

About DaVita Laboratories
DaVita Labs is a state-of-the-art clinical laboratory delivering timely, accurate lab results focused primarily on kidney care with a relentless commitment to quality. We serve more than 180,000 patients and perform 52 million renal tests annually. We make a difference. We enjoy what we do. Our teammates are best in class professionals who enjoy a challenging yet rewarding work environment where fun and hard work intermingle every day. From our laboratory professionals to our support roles, DaVita labs not only offers a career to fit each individual, it provides a community and a place to call home.  As a labs teammate, you become a member of our community and you also become a citizen of something bigger, something great, and something unique - the DaVita Village.  With the backing of the overall DaVita brand, we are on an exciting trajectory.
Check out our short video to hear directly from teammates as to why YOU should join OUR Village!
Here is what you can expect when you join our Village: 
  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.    


Want to make an impact in Healthcare? Through science, technology, quality and education, we are committed to expanding discovery and empowering lives. This empowerment comes in many forms. From our laboratory professionals to our support roles, DaVita labs not only offers a career to fit each individual, it provides a community and place to call home.


Bachelor’s degree in Clinical Laboratory or related science

Minimum five (5) years clinical laboratory experience

Minimum three (3) years demonstrated knowledge or experience with CLIA

or GCLP standards

Team leadership experience

Intermediate computers skills and proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook,

PowerPoint, MS Project, and Visio


Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.
Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply. 
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Position Summary

  • Job Title: Analyst II, Quality
  • Job Function: Laboratory
  • Location: 1991 Industrial Drive, Deland, Florida