Regional Director of Acute Laboratory

A fantastic and challenging career opportunity for Area Director of Laboratory Services is now available with a reputable Medical Center in the beautiful, warm and coastal Bay Area of Northern California.  If where you work matters to you, this hospital will be the right place for your career to blossom! 

The Area Director of Acute Laboratories will be responsible for overall operations, administration and coordination of services provided by the acute care laboratories. The Regional Director of Acute Laboratories will oversee the day-to-day activities and resources of the Bay Area Acute Laboratories, enabling them to provide high quality, cost-efficient laboratory services to hospital registered patients and referring clients, as applicable.

The Area Director of Acute Laboratories will serve as the primary acute laboratory administrative leader in regard to developing, maintaining and administering laboratory operational policies, processes and procedures. Working within the direction provided by the Vice President of Laboratory Services, the Area Director of Laboratory will be responsible for planning, organizing, staffing, monitoring, controlling, coordinating, integrating, standardizing, assessing and improving the day-to-day operations of the Bay Acute Laboratories.

In partnership with the Laboratory Medical Directors, the Area Director of Acute Laboratories will be responsible for ensuring overall operational and administrative compliance of the Bay Acute Laboratories in accordance with federal requirements under CLIA-88, College of American Pathologists (CAP), the Joint Commission, the State of California and any other related regulatory or accrediting body affecting clinical activities of the laboratory.

The Regional Director of Acute Laboratory will assure that lab services are quality focused, progressive, competitive, customer service oriented and effectively integrated with other components (physicians, hospitals, health plans, etc.) of the Health System.  In collaboration with the Executive Leadership, the Area Director of Acute Leadership will assist in meeting the healthcare system's overall strategic plan and clinical quality goals while developing and implementing operational changes related to profitable business growth.

The ideal candidate for Regional Director of Acute Laboratories should have MBA degree with CLS and prior demonstrated successful experience in a multi-structured health care institution or larger commercial laboratory is required.  The Area Director of Acute Laboratory must have demonstrated ability in healthcare management and laboratory financial management including personnel management; management and integration of service across multiple entities; budget preparation and planning for a large and complex laboratory; development and monitoring of staff productivity systems; and quality improvement and establishment of quality standards and monitors

The healthcare system brings together people who recognize that every interaction is a unique opportunity to serve one another, the community and society. They provide a work environment that promotes mutual respect, participation, equitable compensation, growth and effective use of talents. Located in one of the most beautiful areas, the hospital will offer excellent salary and comprehensive benefits. Join the passionate team of professionals now!