Director Laboratory Hospital

  • HCA
  • Sebring, FL, USA
  • Oct 05, 2017
Healthcare

Job Description

Job Code: 01079-6845

Full-time

No Weekends

Integrated Regional Laboratories

Director of Laboratory, Full Time

Highlands Regional Medical Center

Sebring, FL

Integrated Regional Laboratories (IRL) includes fourteen HCA hospital laboratories in Palm Beach, Broward, Dade, Saint Lucie and Okeechobee counties and one Core Laboratory in Broward County. Through the process of re-engineering and the application of leading edge automation technology, IRL has transformed laboratory operations in the HCA East Florida market into an integrated service network.

IRL is a member of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies. Join our tradition of excellence!

Facility Description:

Highlands Regional Medical Center, located in Sebring, FL is a 126-bed inpatient, full service facility offering a full range of Emergency, Surgical, Inpatient and Outpatient services. Highlands Regional Medical Center offers the most advanced technology and attracts the most highly qualified physicians and surgeons in our area. Serving the surrounding counties with all the expertise and compassion at its command, Highlands Regional Medical Center has cared for the citizens of Highlands and its surrounding counties since 1965. As we grow, the hospital is becoming more and more important to the people throughout this area.

Expertly staffed and equipped, this full-service hospital provides the proper environment essential for patient progress and ultimate recovery. Highlands Regional Medical Center's personnel, consisting of highly trained professionals, form a dedicated healthcare team whose coordinated efforts assure consistent excellence in various medical specialties. Highlands Regional's modern facility is designed to meet the diversity of its patients' needs, from emergency care, to outpatient care, to surgery.

Benefits:

We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance.

Job Description

The Director of Laboratory is responsible for directing the 24-hour operations and activities of the clinical laboratory to meet organizational and regulatory requirements. Responsible for laboratory specimen collection, specimen management, clerical functions, in-house and referral testing services.

Job Responsibilities Include but are not Limited to:
  • Concurrently monitors employee and departmental performance to ensure adherence to policies and procedures, timelines and regulatory requirements
  • Develops monitoring systems for the collection, documentation and reporting of quality assessment and improvement data; extracts pertinent information from quality assessment and improvement studies, initiates corrective action plans, and re-monitors results
  • Ensures that departments proactively respond to feedback from customers (internal and external) and implements improvement mechanisms to enhance the overall ability of the department to meet the customer's needs for laboratory services
  • Responsible to ensure the weekly and monthly corporate key indicators are an accurate measurement of past and current performance for a basis for proactive response to a changing environment
  • Prepares and submits capital expenditure requests, department projections and annual budget.
  • Provides direction to department personnel to achieve operational and technical objectives including workflow design, service quality, financial performance, regulatory compliance, personnel management, patient satisfaction, healthy work environment, and integration of intra and inter-departmental activities.
  • Effectively works with all levels of IRL and hospital management and employees to ensure a service delivery system, which sets standards of excellence in terms of quality, response time, and overall user satisfaction.


Required Job Qualifications include:
  • Nationally recognized certification as a medical technologist or equivalent.
  • Must have Florida Supervisor's license
  • Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology required
  • Post Graduate Degree preferred
  • Minimum 3 licensures in following specialty areas required, licensure in all preferred:
    • Blood Bank/Immunohematology
    • Chemistry
    • Hematology
    • Histology
    • Microbiology
    • Serology/Immunology
  • More than 5 years of experience at a supervisory level in a clinical laboratory setting required
  • Previous Director experience strongly preferred
  • Must have strong knowledge of laboratory regulations.
  • Strong team work and collaboration abilities.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communications skills


Please Apply Online Now!!

Last Edited: 10/04/2017

Reference

01079-6845