Director of Laboratory Services - Clinical Lab in Kansas City, MO at St. Joseph Medical Center

Date Posted: 3/24/2020

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Job Description

Overview
St. Joseph Medical Center is a faith-based, 310-bed hospital providing a wide range of acute care and outpatient services. Key services include the St. Joseph Heart Institute, Senior Care Services, and the Joint and Spine Institute. St. Joseph is a member of Prime Healthcare Services, one the nation’s leading hospital systems. It is recognized by Truven Health Analytics as one of the "15 Top Health Systems" in the nation. We believe that continuous, quality of care and performance improvements are the foundation for preserving and enhancing healthcare delivery.

Responsibilities

Director designation may oversee multiple facilities and/or other clinical departments. Director of Laboratory Services is responsible for the overall management of assigned department including, administrative, financial, compliance, quality improvement, technical, and personnel activities in accordance with established hospital and department policies and standards. Takes on special projects or other assignments and completes them within timeframe. . Meet and consult with Corporate Director of Laboratory Services for policies, procedures, forms, instrumentation, equipment, supplies, and LIS. Promotes standardization throughout the system. Ensure laboratory compliance with the performance standards set forth by corporate management for laboratory scorecards and regulatory agencies. Sound Intriguing; if so, you should also know we provide a very competitive compensation package and great benefits.

Qualifications

Education and Work Experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in chemical, physical, biological science, or Medical Laboratory Technology from an accredited institution required, Master's degree preferred.
  • ASCP certification, or equivalent, required.
  • Meeting qualification as Technical Supervisor pursuant to CLIA regulations Subpart M -- Personnel for Non-waived Testing, sections 493.1423, and 493.1489, and must possess a degree of skill commensurate with individual?s education, training or experience and technical abilities.
  • Current and Valid State License if the laboratory is located in a state where required.
  • Minimum 5 years of clinical laboratory supervisory experience required.
    We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources. EEO is the Law: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf
     
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