Director of Laboratory
Northern, NM area

Currently seeking a talented and dedicated Director of Laboratory for a great opportunity in the Northern, NM area. The ideal candidate will possess 5+ years of current experience working in an acute care hospital and 3+ years of experience working in a Laboratory Department in a leadership role.

Responsibilities of the Director of Laboratory

  • Direct and organize the operations of the hospital rapid-response laboratories
  • Ensure that the physical plant and environmental conditions are appropriate for the testing performed and provide an environment safe from physical, chemical, and biological hazards
  • Ensure testing systems provide quality laboratory services for pre-analytic, analytic, and post-analytic phases of testing
  • Provide direction to department personnel to achieve operational and technical excellence including workflow design, service quality, financial performance, and regulatory compliance
  • Complete and conduct interviews, hiring, performance evaluations, disciplinary actions, and staff development
  • Develop monitoring systems for the collection, documentation, and reporting of quality assessment and improvement data; extracts pertinent information from quality assessment and improvement studies initiate corrective action plans and re-monitors results
  • Concurrently monitor resource utilization, including payroll, supplies and expenses, client volume and revenue variation reports, outpatient volume reports, mileage and expense logs

Requirements of the Director of Laboratory

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Laboratory Science or a related field from an accredited college or university
  • Licensed as Medical Technologist by American Society of Clinical Pathologists or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years Acute Care Hospital Laboratory experience to include Blood Bank department experience
  • 3+ years of supervisory experience
Santa Fe
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