Lab Manager - St. Vincent's East

Ascension Health Birmingham , AL 35202

Posted 2 months ago

We Are Hiring

Position: Lab Manager

Location: St Vincent's East

Department: General Lab

Shift: 7am

  • 3:30pm; Monday

  • Friday

Why Join Ascension?

In Alabama, St. Vincent's Health System operates five hospitals (St. Vincent's Birmingham, St. Vincent's Blount, St. Vincent's Chilton, St. Vincent's East, and St. Vincent's St. Clair) in addition to several other healthcare facilities. St. Vincent's Health System employs more than 4,800 associates and has been serving Birmingham for more than 118 years.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As a Lab Manager with St. Vincent's Health System, you will have the opportunity to manage the daily operations of the Laboratory.

Responsibilities:

  • Develops specific departmental goals, standards, and objectives which directly support the strategic plan and vision of the organization.

  • Develops and implements policies, procedures, standards and initiatives.

  • Manages staff relations including performance management, staff satisfaction and conflict management. Performs and oversees scheduling, recruitment, and payroll.

  • Monitors departmental budgets, regulatory compliance, departmental contracts, and vendor relations. Determines and justifies needs for equipment purchases.

  • Implements PI measures to enhance safety and efficiency of the Laboratory department.

  • Works closely with service line directors and managers to resolve operational issues, interdepartmental/physician concerns within the health system.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • One or more of the following:

  • Medical Technologist (ASCP) or Medical Lab Scientist (ASCP) credentialed from the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Medical Tech credentialed from the American Medical Technologists (AMT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • Bachelor's in Medical Technology

Work Experience:

  • 3 years of experience required but at least 5 years preferred. 1 year of leadership or management experience required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

St. Vincent's participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E-Verify (link to E-Verify site)


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