DuPage Medical Group is the largest independent, multi-specialty physician group in the Midwest. We offer services in more than 70 specialty areas across 120+ locations. Our team is comprised of more than 750 physicians and 5,000 dynamic individuals who work collaboratively to transform healthcare for the thousands of patients we serve each day.
Southwest Suburb Region
Full-Time, 40 hours per week
Monday- Friday; Must be willing to work variable shifts as needed
Please note, this position will require travel to multiple sites within the southwest suburb region, as needed.
The Supervisor Lab
Maintains quality results by participating in the laboratory quality assurance program; consulting with Laboratory Manager/Director; performing proficiency surveys; reviewing quality control and quality assurance programs; maintaining records within section scope
Maintains pre analytical variation which includes accessioning, specimen processing, and reviews policies and procedures for responsible section of the Laboratory
Maintains state of readiness for accreditation inspections with College of American Pathologists (CAP), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS), licensing for Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)
Ensures section is compliant with Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations
Monitoring reports for the section's identified quality assurance program's metrics, including but not limited to the following: turnaround times of results, view critical results, testing volumes, lab site to lab site volume, peek time testing and accurate results
The Laboratory Section Supervisor is responsible for the selection, training, evaluation, and necessary discipline of technical staff
Maintains medical laboratory productivity by monitoring workload of functional areas; identifying peak and slack periods; making operational or staffing adjustment within section
Qualified candidate will also hold annual reviews and competency evaluations for technical staff
Responsible for the oversight of the daily schedule for all staff to ensure adequate staff coverage at all DMG locations to provide the needed laboratory service hours, including approving vacation and other time-off requests of staff to maintain coverage
The Section Supervisor is responsible for implementation of new programs, tests, methods, instrumentation, and procedures by investigating alternatives; preparing proposals; developing and performing parallel testing; monitoring progress within respective section
Calibration verification and method review of new tests
Comparison of old methods to new methods
Laboratory Information system (LIS) verification and review with Laboratory Manager
Writing CLSI procedures / SOP for submission to Laboratory Manager/Director for review
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
License / Registration / Certification
Level of Education
Associates degree in medical technology, clinical laboratory science, allied health technologies or science
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in medical technology, clinical laboratory science, allied health technologist or science.
Field of Study
Must have a degree in Chemical, Physical, or Biological Science or Medical Laboratory Science from an accredited institution in accordance with CLIA
Foreign educated candidates must provide a detailed credential evaluation from the IERF (International Education Research Foundation) or equivalent agency
United States educated candidates must provide a detailed original transcript
Years of Experience
Minimum of two years of lead / supervisory experience and oversees at least 5 or more employees required
Plus, minimum of three years of laboratory experience required
Describe Type of Experience
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES (KSA)
Basic knowledge of OSHA, CLIA, HIPAA, and regulatory requirements.
Proficient in laboratory information systems and Microsoft Office applications
Minimum three years of Medical Laboratory generalist experience
Provides medical laboratory diagnostic and therapeutic information, products, and services by establishing specimen preparation procedures; developing and implementing analytic procedures; evaluating laboratory information; consulting with pathologist and clinicians; reporting results according to protocols mandated by regulatory and compliance agencies.
ABOUT DUPAGE MEDICAL GROUP
Join one of the fastest-growing healthcare teams in Chicagoland and experience what superior care and innovation is all about. DuPage Medical Group is the largest independent, multi-specialty physician group in the state, providing physician-directed healthcare focused on quality, efficiency and access. Our team is comprised of more than 700 experienced physicians and 5,500 dynamic individuals who work collaboratively to transform healthcare for the thousands of patients we serve each day. We seek candidates who can help fulfill our mission to enhance the well-being of the patients we serve by providing the highest quality medical care available.
Dupage Medical Group