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For more than 118 years, Backus Hospital has been the primary source of healthcare services for much of Eastern Connecticut. We are home to the only trauma center in New London and Windham counties, and are the only area hospital with LIFE STAR helicopter services. We deliver and coordinate a continuum of high-quality healthcare with the goal of improving the health of our communities.
Provides supervisory oversight of the clinical laboratory. Duties may include multiple departments and more than one location. Provides operational and technical oversight within these sections. The primary department of oversight will be Blood Bank/Laboratory Transfusion Services. Reports directly to the Manager of Laboratory Service and works closely with the Medical Director, and other supervisory team to formulate section activities, modify, and implement test procedures and policies, and maintain adherence to all regulatory (TJC, CAP, CLIA, etc.) regulations. Participates in the planning and execution of department projects and service goals. Assists the Manager in preparation and adherence to the departmental budgets (salary, non-salary, revenue) and is accountable to managing to their budget in each area.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree or significant experience in area of oversight. Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree preferred
Experience: Three (3) years previous technical experience in a clinical laboratory or equivalent. Five (5) years previous technical experience in a clinical laboratory + supervisory experience in a clinical laboratory. Blood Bank experience required.
Licensure, Certification, Registration: Certification in area of oversight. ASCP (MT, MLS) preferred.
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