Laboratory Corporation of America EDI Technical Specialist in Burlington, North Carolina

Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (NYSE:LH), an S&P 500 company is a leading life sciences company, providing comprehensive clinical laboratory and end-to-end drug development services. With a mission to improve health and improve lives, LabCorp delivers world-class diagnostics solutions, brings innovative medicines to patients faster and uses technology to provide better care. With net revenue in excess of $9 billion in 2016, LabCorp's 50,000 employees serve clients in 60 countries.

LabCorp is seeking a EDI Technical Specialist for it's Burlington, NC location. This position will be responsible for providing data quality assurance support for ongoing and new EDI interfaces to the LabCorp Laboratory System. These include interfaces with internal LabCorp niche systems, acquisitions, external hospital Laboratory Information Systems (LIS), physician practice management systems, and external Referral Laboratories. Ensures compliance according to regulatory statues, policies and procedures of inbound orders and outbound results. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated and process oriented. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create and maintain test plans.

  • Manage certification data - perform data analysis; define, maintain and organize data; develop/maintain quality repositories to establish and assure quality data integrity.

  • Review/verify requirements and ensure project deliverables pass a stringent set of QA criteria and comply with the requirements prior to certification

  • Develop and maintain LCLS interface specifications documentation.

  • Provides technical support to project team members and participates in all related project discussions

  • Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding

  • Proactively communicate and collaborate with external and internal customers to analyze information needs and requirements and deliver user interface designs as necessary

  • Promote continuous improvement.


License/Certification/Education: Normally B.S. Degree or equivalent knowledge required w/3-5 years of experience.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience

  • Working knowledge of HL7 and ASTM and EDI interfaces is preferred

  • Ability to create specimen orders, result and report within LCLS

  • Creative problem solver who is extremely well organized and accustomed to maintaining meticulous records

  • The ideal candidate must have strong detail orientation, with proven analytical and organizational skills, coupled with the ability to communicate, both written and oral, effectively with all levels of management.

  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously with aggressive schedules.

  • Need to possess good teamwork skills and professional work ethic and show the ability to build relationships with both internal and external business partners.

  • Medical laboratory or other healthcare experience a plus

  • Must be PC proficiency, programming knowledge is a plus, but not required




8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday

As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.