For the past 25 years, as a self employed Principal Laboratory Consultant to the medical community, Chele Rubendall has provided both technical directorship and operation management while establishing hundreds of laboratories statewide. As a Consultant she has assisted in management, technical, regulatory compliance and support issues for all types of laboratories from the initial set up to the final operations. She is skilled in all facets of building and operating laboratories implementing maintenance, pre and post survey processes, audits and all other operational development. She is knowledgeable of all JCAHO, CAP, CLIA, California State, and COLA regulations and standards, while maintaining operational quality and productivity.
She graduated from both Saddleback College and Cal State Fullerton in 1992 with honors and a BS in Biology and Chemistry. She went on to complete the Medical Technology program at UC Irvine Medical Center where she received her California Clinical Laboratory Scientist license and a Medical Technology certification from the American Society of Clinical Pathologists.