HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Supervisor Laboratory Days in El Paso, Texas

*POSITION SUMMARY: * Under general supervision of the Laboratory Manager, the Core Laboratory Supervisor is responsible for the twenty-four hour operation of the Core laboratory. He/she will assist the Laboratory Manager in planning, organizing and delineating duties and responsibilities of laboratory personnel in cooperation with the Medical Director of the Laboratory. The Laboratory Core Supervisor will, when necessary, represent and coordinate activities of the laboratory in outside areas and with other individuals upon absence of the Laboratory Manager. He/she coordinates management and clinical functions to assure reliable test results that will contribute to the prevention, diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of physiological and pathological conditions. Performs related quality control and clerical work as required,Performs waived, moderate and high complexity testing according to established standards of accreditation set forth by JCAHO, CLIA and C.A.P. Evaluates new procedures and/or methods under direct supervision of Laboratory Manager & Assists in training and orientation of personnel.

*POPULATION SERVED: * Clinical Laboratory services performed on patients from Neonate to Geriatric ages.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1. Ensures daily efficient operation of the Chemistry and Hematology sections of the clinical laboratory, utilizing professional knowledge and administrative guidelines. 2. Develops, implements, and enforces the Laboratory infection control and safety program. 3. Maintains the Laboratories quality assurance and quality control program to meet laboratory-accrediting standards. 4. Demonstrates organizational ability with time and personnel. 5. Maintains accrediting agency standards. 6. Maintains a consolidated management and operational platform for the Core Laboratory. 7. Other duties as assigned.

*REQUIRED LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS* Certified by ASCP, or any licensure recognized by the laboratory certification agency (e.g. Medicare, JCAHO, CAP, etc.)

*REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE* 1-3 years of laboratory experience in Chemistry and Hematology is required. A Bachelor’s degree in laboratory science or medical technology from an accredited institution is required.

*PREFERRED EDUCATION, LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES* Preferred certification as a Medical Technologist (MT) ASCP or equivalent certification which is issued from a recognized accrediting agency. Good people skills, computer skills helpful. Full technical knowledge of the medical laboratory area is highly desirable.

Job: *Supervisors Team Leaders & Coordinators

Title: Supervisor Laboratory Days

Location: Texas-El Paso-Las Palmas Medical Center - El Paso

Requisition ID: 01515-17980