At Our Lady of the Lake Children#s Hospital, we are committed to doing amazing things for kids. This fall we are opening the doors to our new, state-of-the-art hospital and need leaders who are committed to the health of children to join our team.
As a leader for Our Lady of the Lake Children#s Hospital, you will inspire and motivate team members to provide the best and safest care possible to each child and family, every day. Responsible for the effective administration and management of one or more laboratory departments. Areas of accountability include human resources management, financial management, operations management, quality improvement, regulatory compliance, strategic planning and customer service.
Schedules and assigns work to staff members, monitors work quality and quantity, and ensures efficient departmental operations by providing back-up supervisory support when needed Performs at an acceptable productivity level when assisting in developing, preparing, and recommending annual departmental operating and capital budgets and monitors the economical use and procurement of equipment, supplies, and personnel. Ensures that periodic equipment maintenance is carried out in order to control hospital and departmental costs and conserve all hospital resources. Investigates new techniques, practices, and equipment in an effort to identify ways of maximizing the quality and efficiency of health care services provided to patients.
Coordinates, plans, and utilizes time efficiently in an effort to prioritize and organize duties while remaining flexible to meet the needs of the laboratory service customers. Maintains an inventory of supplies in work areas and requests and orders supplies as necessary to ensure efficient departmental operations and avoid duplication of energy and services whenever possible. JOB SPECIFICATIONS Education Bachelor#s Degree # Experience 3 years as a Medical Technologist and previous supervisory experience # Required Certification/Registration Licensed in Louisiana as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist # Working Conditions Exposed to infection from disease-bearing specimens Exposed to odorous chemicals and specimens # Physical Requirements Color Vision - ability to distinguish and identify different colors.
Manual dexterity and mobility Moderate physical effort (lift/carry up to 25 lbs) Near Acuity - ability to see clearly at 20 inches or less. Occasional prolonged standing/walking # Interpersonal Skills Good interpersonal/human relations skills Good oral and written communication skills Good time management/prioritization skills Problem solving and critical thinking skills # #7659
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