Description: Oversees the overall operations of the laboratory sections on a 24 hours basis.Initiates and assists in the review of feasibilities for new technical methods, procedures, equipment, and functions in the implementation of the same.Negotiates and manages outside contracts between the Laboratory and vendors.Keeps Vice President, Operations informed of progress on programs, projects, problems, and general activities.Works effectively with manager, staff and other departments in the hospital. Acts as a role model for managers and staff.Demonstrates the ability to independently manage department projects and completes on a timely basis.Maintains current knowledge and compliance with outside regulatory requirements. (JCAHO, OSHA, State of California).Manages the laboratory information system function so as to maximize utility. Plans changes to increase efficiency and respond to physician, auditing and quality assurance needs.
All other duties as assigned.
Education required to attain & maintain licensure as a Clinical Lab Scientist in the State of California. Prefer 3-5 years recent managerial experience in acute care laboratory & Masters degree in healthcare related field. Job: Managers and DirectorsPrimary Location: Fountain Valley, CaliforniaHospital Location: Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical CenterJob Type: Full-timeShift Type: Days Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant’s or employee’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status.
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