Director of Laboratory Services

Tenet Healthcare   •  

Dallas, TX

Industry: Healthcare

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8 - 10 years

Posted 28 days ago

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Description

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IN AN EFFORT TO PROVIDE A MORE HEALTHY, SAFE AND SATISFYING ENVIRONMENT TO OUR EMPLOYEES, INDIVIDUALS TO WHOM JOB OFFERS ARE EXTENDED MAY UNDERGO NICOTINE TESTING AS A PART OF THE PRE-EMPLOYMENT PROCESS.

This position will function as the System Director of Laboratory for Tenet Health and related entities. It will be responsible for the corporate oversight of the labs. Responsibilities will include management of the financial performance of the lab, optimization of supply chain opportunities, implementation of operational opportunities and efficiencies, enhanced clinical performance and standardization, and adherence to legal and regulatory standards, implement continuous process improvement and patient safety projects. This position will work with the acute care hospitals to develop and implement the laboratory strategies for the organization.

Major Areas of Responsibility:

  • Develop and implement Tenet’s Laboratory Strategy.
  • Measure, track and analyze laboratory operational and clinical performance and implement strategies to enhance performance. Including implementation of operational efficiencies and clinical standards
  • Collaborate with Supply Chain and Asset Lifecycle management to identify areas of opportunity. Work with these colleagues to ensure the implementation of these opportunities.
  • Ensure hospitals compliance with all legal and regulatory standards.
  • Work with the Directors of Lab across the system to ensure the execution of the Laboratory strategy.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Medical Technology, Biology or Chemistry
  • Master’s Degree in public health, hospital administration or business administration
  • MLS or MLT (ASCP) or MT eligible (ASCP equivalent)
  • 10 years Director experience in the clinical laboratory of an acute care hospital
  • Experience with regulatory and accreditation of laboratory operations

Up to 25% travel. As driving is part of the position, we will be running a MVR on the final candidate.

Job Number:

1805043277