Primary Purpose: Responsible for overall administration, operations, program development, financial performance, and strategic planning for the UC Health Laboratories at three hospitals and outreach facilities. Works collaboratively with the System Medical Director of UC Health, site laboratory medical directors, and physician and administrative leadership across UC Health.
Knowledge and Skills:
Education: Bachelor’s Degree in biological science, chemistry, medical technology or related field. Master’s degree in work-related discipline/field from an accredited college or university (i.e., MS, MHA, MBA), preferred.
Years of Experience:
5 years in a director- or manager-level position in a healthcare organization with responsibility for laboratory services. Experience in an academic medical center or multihospital system is a plus.
Required Skills and Knowledge:
Excellent knowledge of the technical side of laboratory medicine and laboratory administration. Energetic, forward-thinking and creative person with high ethical standards and appropriate professional image. Analytic ability, good judgment and strong operational focus. Self-motivated and successful in carrying projects through to completion. Team player who can relate to people at all levels of the organization; possesses excellent communication skills and is able to foster collaborative and effective working relationships with lab leadership team and staff; physician leadership and staff; client base; and administrative leadership of UC Health System and facilities. Knowledgeable about current trends and best practices in the laboratory industry, including LIS. Knowledge and experience with LEAN philosophy and techniques a plus.
Licenses & Certifications: Certification by ASCP preferred.
Internal Number: 053165
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