Responsible for directing, reviewing and overseeing performance of all operations for assigned department. Duties will extend to include test method evaluation, selection and implementation, designing and maintaining current policies and procedures, inventory control, and ensuring regulatory compliance. Performs tests and procedures in assigned section, including those which require exercise of independent judgment and responsibility. Independently performs qualitative and quantitative tests, following established guidelines and predetermined criteria. Identifies problems that may adversely affect test performance and/or results and uses knowledge, critical thinking skills, and judgment to troubleshoot and resolve them.
Bachelor's degree in medical technology, clinical laboratory science, or chemical, physical or biological science
Must meet the CLIA 42CFR493.1449 requirements for Technical Supervisor for assigned department
One-year clinical internship in a National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS) accredited clinical laboratory science program or approved alternate career path that meets certification eligibility requirements
Certification in one of the following, in relevant area/ department of specialty:
Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) or Medical Technologist (MT) by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) or equivalent certification
Four years of clinical experience required in the respective specialty.
Computer skills highly desired
Additional Job Details:
Scheduled hours: 8 hour, days
Internal Number: R-00789
About Great River Health
Welcome to Great River Health, the only comprehensive medical services provider in southeast Iowa. We empower our people to provide compassionate, high-quality care while being good stewards of our resources.
Although we serve a predominantly rural area that includes parts of Iowa, Illinois and Missouri, we offer many of the same services found in larger hospitals. You don’t have to travel for quality medical care. High-tech technology and top-notch health care providers are close to home.