Posting Department The Histology Technologist Lead provides leadership to the Histology team comprised of Histology Technologists , Assistants, and Histology Clerical Staff. In addition will provide schedule coverage 3 days a week.. The incumbent will Lead the Histology team to meet the needs of patients, physicians, and staff by ensuring excellence in all aspects of laboratory operations. Provides oversight and training of the administration of the Pathology Information System. Ensures appropriate staffing and productivity levels, develops/monitors performance and productivity improvement, safety, quality and regulatory standards. Ensures excellence in customer service and achievement of budgetary goals; manages continuous improvement of section's processes and functions. Responsible for fiscal management of the section, including forecasting and monitoring of operating performance. Identifies and implements strategies to reduce costs and improve quality of service. Involved in section's human resources and employee relations. Accountable for on-going training and professional development of staff. Accountable for adherence to state and federal rules and regulations; ensures compliance with CAP, other federal, state and local agencies. Performs clinical and related duties as required. Reports to Director, Laboratory Services.
Posting Department Histology/Pathology
Posting Department Description Our full-service medical laboratory serves inpatients, outpatients and off-site laboratory referrals of all ages (neonate, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric)adding-up to 2.5 million tests annually (with 40% Outreach). State-of-the-art testing is performed in such disciplines as pathology, blood bank, hematology/coagulation, serology, chemistry and microbiology. The lab is accredited by the College of American Pathologists.
Area of Interest Allied Health Start Date Immediately Work Week Varies Daily Hours 8 Bi-Weekly Hours 80 External Education Education Required: Bachelors Degree in Laboratory related field. Certification as Histotechnologist. Education Preferred: Information Systems/Computer training or certification External Experience Experience Required: 1 year experience in high complexity testing 5 years experience in histopathology within the last ten years under the supervision of a pathologist (certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic Pathology), or an appropriately board certified medical scientist Computer proficiency (must be able to pass computer proficiency assessment) Experience Preferred: 3 years Supervisory Experience Experience with EPIC Electronic Health Record or similar electronic record systems. Requires Call No Job Status HRLY-1.0