Laboratory Supervisor (Medical Lab Scientist) (54597)

Wellspan Health System Lebanon , TN 37087

Posted 1 week ago

EVENING SHIFT - 3:00PM - 11:00PM

General Summary:

Under the general supervision the Medical Lab Scientist - Team Leader provides laboratory services to meet the needs of patients performed in accordance with accepted standards and practices. Supervises personnel and coordinates functions and activities in assigned division. Functions at least 50% of time as a technical staff member.

Duties and Responsibilities:
1 Directs, supervises, and coordinates technical functions and activities in assigned area(s).
2 Prepares work schedules, assigns personnel, evaluates work performance and makes recommendations for personnel

actions.
3 Trains other employees in day to day procedures.
4 Assists in developing budgets.
5 Assists in developing department goals and objectives.
6 Performs surveys and does comparative analyses of work units; may participate in research activities and investigates new

products, equipment, techniques, methodologies, and introduces, demonstrates, effects, and recommends as is appropriate.
7 Consults with medical staff and other health care providers on matters relating to laboratory and/or related services.
8 Participates in Quality Assessment Program on a regular and continuing basis.
9 Participates in department specific and/or system-wide projects of varying scope and duration.
10 Performs the duties of a medical technologist, including tests and procedures.

Required Skills

Minimum Education

Bachelor's Degree

Minimum Experience
5 - 8 years experience as a medical lab scientist

Experience in a lab supervisory position preferred.

Min Field Of Expertise

Medical technology or a related science

Req Cert/Registration

Experienced certified generalist or specialist (e.g., MT(ASCP), HTL(ASCP), SC (ASCP), etc.)

Skills:
Other Thorough understanding of test theory, instrumentation, sources of test error and other factors


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