Director of Laboratory Services

LifePoint Health   •  

Paris, KY

Not Specified years

Posted 217 days ago

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Job Description

Bourbon Community Hospital

Directs the department's activities and resources to achieve departmental and organizational objectives.

Essential Functions:

  • Develops and implements departmental goals, plans, and standards consistent with the clinical, administrative, legal, and ethical requirements/objectives of the organization.
  • Directs and evaluates departmental operations, including patient care delivery, information technologies, service level determination, and complaint management, to achieve performance and quality control objectives.
  • Plans and monitors staffing activities, including hiring, orienting, evaluating, disciplinary actions, and continuing education initiatives.
  • Prepares, monitors, and evaluates departmental budgets, and ensures that the department operates in compliance with allocated funding. Coordinates and directs internal/external audits.
  • Creates and fosters an environment that encourages professional growth.
  • Integrates evidence-based practices into operations and clinical protocols.
  • May perform order entry, specimen collection, laboratory testing, quality control, calibration, trouble shooting, and proficiency testing to meet staffing needs.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education:

Bachelors degree in Clinical Laboratory Science - Required

Masters Degree- Preferred

Certifications:

Medical Laboratory Scientist by ASCP or

Medical Technologist by AMT