Jayne Jones

Laboratory Manager; Quality Manager

Jayne is a HCPC (Health Care and Professions Council) state registered Biomedical Scientist with over 24 years’ experience in diagnostic parasitology. Jayne manages a team that provide a high quality UKAS accredited clinical diagnostic parasitology service that is used by LSTM clinicians and health professionals locally and throughout the UK. The Laboratory is UKAS accredited in accordance with the recognised International Standard ISO15189:2012. This accreditation demonstrates technical competence for tests listed on UKAS defined scope of practice and the operation of a medical laboratory quality management system.

Jayne’s role involves management of the laboratory plus a quality management role that ensures the clinical diagnostic parasitology laboratory staff and procedures adhere to International Standard ISO15189:2012.

Jayne is a member of the IBMS (Institute of Biomedical Science) actively participating in their CPD scheme in order to maintain HCPC state registration, a member of the North West Pathology Quality Managers forum enabling exchange of knowledge and information with other quality managers and a member of LSTM Laboratory Users Group and the LSTM biological safety committee.