Director Laboratory

  • HCA
  • Margate, FL, USA
  • Nov 04, 2017

Job Description

Job Code: 01079-6917


Integrate Regional Laboratories
Northwest Medical Center

Director of Laboratory
Margate, 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:

Join a dynamic team of healthcare providers in a friendly work environment. We are dedicated to the highest quality patient care and we are looking for dedicated, qualified, compassionate professionals to become part of our team. Northwest Medical Center offers supportive management, great benefits and flexibility. A 228-bed medical center, we continue to expand and integrate the latest technology into patient care.

Our facility features a state of the art Cardiovascular Tower, an expanded Emergency Room and newly added Level III NICU to provide comprehensive services to the community we serve and increased professional growth opportunity for our employees.

Northwest Medical Center is a member of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA has been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies for eight consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!


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

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: 11/02/2017