Do you have the career opportunities as a Laboratory Director you want with your current employer? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Mission Hospital which is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.
We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Mission Hospital, we offer eligible colleagues an attractive benefit package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible Spending
Paid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave
401K (100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)
Academic Assistance and Reimbursements for Tuition and Student Loans
Employee Discounts including Tickets, Retail, Mental Health Apps, Education Apps, Identity Theft Protection etc.
Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want to work as a Laboratory Director where your passion for creating positive patient interactions are valued? If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!
Job Summary and Qualifications
DUTIES INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO:
Directs operations, programs and activities to meet organizational and regulatory requirements and to drive innovation.
Ensures adequate and qualified staffing for the department through timeliness and consistency of staff hiring, orientation, competency, training, performance feedback and performance management.
Develops and recognizes staff through coaching and regular feedback.
Serves as a role model for employee output and conduct.
Sets and executes department strategies to meet goals for service, quality, regulatory compliance, financial, patient satisfaction and personnel management.
Proactively and regularly seeks feedback and input from internal and external sources. Evaluates and incorporates feedback into the department improvement and planning process to improve care delivery.
Oversees the financial operation for the laboratory by monitoring resource utilization, identifying variances and opportunities, and adjusting as needed to meet service and fiscal goals. Prepares Monthly Operating Review report.
Assures compliance with standards set forth by accrediting agencies: CAP, JCAHO, CLIA, FDA and CMS. Develops and implements policies and procedures and verifies annual review of all policies and procedures.
Manages key vendor relationships and supply contracts in coordination with Laboratory Services and Supply Chain guidance.
Develops and implements a communication plan to ensure that department personnel are well informed. Fosters open communication by offering, encouraging, and accepting suggestions from staff regarding department operations
Directs and organizes operations through the appropriate, delegation of responsibilities and authority in accordance with regulatory guidelines.
Monitors and evaluates the activities of the staff and provides management, coaching, guidance, delegation opportunities, and on-the-job training and re-training as necessary to ensure operational efficiency and adherence to policies and procedures;
What qualifications you will need:
Baccalaureate Degree in Medical Technology, Biomedical Science, Biology or Chemistry required.
Master's Degree preferred
National Certification as a Medical Technologist required,
State license where required (CA, FL, GA, HI, LA, MT, NV, NY, ND, RI, TN, WV)
7 years of progressive laboratory management experience is required with complex laboratory operations
Hospital clinical laboratory experience preferred
Mission Hospital, located in Asheville, North Carolina, is Mission Health's flagship hospital, licensed for 815 beds. Business North Carolina ranked Mission Hospital the 2020 No. 1 "Best Hospital" in North Carolina. Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade recognized Mission Hospital with an "A," nationally recognizing Mission Hospital's achievements in protecting patients and providing safer healthcare. This fall, Mission Hospital also earned the prestigious Magnet(r) Designation in November 2020, the highest international honor that distinguishes organizations that meet rigorous nursing excellence standards.
We are the region's referral center for the only Level II trauma center, comprehensive stroke center, Level III neonatal intensive care unit. And Mission Children's Hospital - the region's only children's hospital, including a pediatric emergency room- providing 30 pediatric subspecialists.
We serve as the busiest surgical hospital west of Raleigh, North Carolina, and the state's second-busiest. Mission Hospital provides the only open heart and interventional cardiology in the region. Named one of the Nation's 2021 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Fortune and IBM Watson Health for the 15th year in a row and earned a three-star rating from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) in three distinguished categories for its patient care and outcomes.
HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institutefor over a decade. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for thedelivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
"Bricks and mortar do not make a hospital. People do."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr. HCA Healthcare Co-Founder
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our Laboratory Director opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.