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Lab Director

Allegheny Health Network

  • Company AHN
  • Erie, PA - Saint Vincent Hospital
  • Laboratory
  • Full time
  • Day (United States of America)

Company :

Allegheny Health Network

Job Description : 

GENERAL OVERVIEW:

Responsible for the management and oversight of the clinical operations of the laboratory including budgeting, supply chain management, quality/accreditation, management of human resources and strategic planning.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develops and manages financial and supply chain operations for laboratory cost centers within the site location. Coordinates the development of departmental budgets, monitors performance and assures appropriate interventions to achieve financial goals and objectives. (35%)
  • Provides leadership to staff to ensure quality patient care by utilizing the performance improvement model to correct quality issues. Ensures that compliance standards are met according to governmental and accreditation standards. (25%)
  • Facilitates a positive working environment that enables employees to perform work-related duties that meet the department and System goals. (15%)
  • Leads a culture of continuous education and learning for staying current on the latest technology, improving job satisfaction, and providing better laboratory services to our customers. (20%)
  • Ensures curriculum is followed in teaching skills to all students and new employees and completes all necessary evaluation forms. (5%)

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum

  • Bachelor’s degree in ASCP eligible program.
  • MLT ASCP, MT ASCP or equivalent
  • Meet ongoing education requirements for certification.
  • 5 years of clinical laboratory management experience.

Preferred

  • Master’s degree in business, hospital administration or related field.

Disclaimer: The job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and essential duties and responsibilities of work performed by employees within this job title. It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees to do this job.

Compliance Requirement : This job adheres to the ethical and legal standards and behavioral expectations as set forth in the code of business conduct and company policies.


As a component of job responsibilities, employees may have access to covered information, cardholder data, or other confidential customer information that must be protected at all times.  In connection with this, all employees must comply with both the Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) as described in the Notice of Privacy Practices and Privacy Policies and Procedures as well as all data security guidelines established within the Company’s Handbook of Privacy Policies and Practices and Information Security Policy. 

Furthermore, it is every employee’s responsibility to comply with the company’s Code of Business Conduct. This includes but is not limited to adherence to applicable federal and state laws, rules, and regulations as well as company policies and training requirements.

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Highmark Health and its affiliates prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Highmark Health and its affiliates take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity, protected veteran status or disability. 

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