Director Lab

Job ID
2020-123920
Employment Type
Full Time
Department
Laboratory Services
Hours / Pay Period
80
Facility
Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center
Shift
Day
Standard Hours
Monday - Friday (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
Work Schedule
8 Hour
Location
CA-GLENDALE

Overview

Founded in 1926, Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center is a 334-bed, acute care, nonprofit, community hospital located in Glendale, California.  The hospital offers a full complement of services, including its award winning heart center, the colorectal surgery institute, a gastrointestinal program, and is a Los Angeles County approved primary stroke center.  The hospital shares a legacy of humankindness with Dignity Health, one of the nation’s five largest health care systems.  Visit https://www.dignityhealth.org/socal/locations/glendalememorial for more information.

Responsibilities

Position Summary:
 
Directs operations related to the clinical laboratory. Provides overall direction to laboratory managers/supervisors. Creates alignment with hospital staff, department directors, and physicians to foster open communication. Oversees all workflows to maintain the highest standard of quality and service. Prepares and manages the budget for costs related to the clinical laboratory.
 
Principal Duties and Accountabilities:
  • Works closely with hospital staff, department directors and physicians to ensure that the highest standards of quality and service are maintained.
  • Writes and updates procedures and manuals as needed; reviews employees annually to ensure they have current information needed to perform tests and procedures.
  • Manages, updates and takes responsibility for the quality of laboratory work processes.
  • Prepares the laboratory budget for costs such as personnel, equipment, supplies and consumables, and ensures adherence to it.

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Qualifications

Education and Experience: 
  • Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum of five (5) years of progressive Laboratory Services experience in Medical Technology/Clinical Laboratory Science, of which three (3) of those years with an emphasis on management of a Medical Laboratory.
Licensure: 
  • American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP), or National Credentialing Agency for Laboratory Personnel (NCA) or Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS), or equivalent required. Additional state licensure as needed is required
Special Skills: 
  • Business case development including financial analysis.

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