Reading Hospital
- Clinical Department Supervisor - Chemistry
At a glance
Location: US-PA-West Reading Map
Posted: 07/05/2021
Closing: 08/04/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description

Supervises the daily operations of Laboratory Services, ensuring adequate staffing on all three shifts; this includes monitoring turnaround times and patient satisfaction. Responds and assists in the correction of provider and patient issues or concerns. Serves as a liaison and resource to central receiving staff in problem solving activities related to inpatient specimen collection and processing. Responsible for ensuring adequate supplies and consumables needed for the operation of Laboratory Services. Evaluates new procedures, technology, or safety devices to maintain state of the art laboratory performance and capability, monitoring opportunities for increased efficiency and cost containment. Collaboratively develops and implements technical orientation programs for Inpatient staff and coordinates continuing education to ensure quality development. In conjunction with the Laboratory Services management team, prepares work schedules for the Laboratory Services to ensure adequate staffing, as well as responsible for all payroll functions. Ensures all standard operating procedures and practices adhere to federal and regulatory agency standards (CLIA and JCAHO). Works collaboratively with the laboratory management team on the collection of quality assurance data and the identification for opportunities for improvement.


Education Requirements
  • 4 year/Bachelor's Degree

  • Seeking strong Chemistry background

Certification and Licensure
  • ASCP Registration
  • Current applicable ASCP (or equivalent) Medical Laboratory Scientist or Histotechnologist Certification required.

Required Skills
  • Collaborative Skills
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Excellent Communications Skills
  • Excellent Interpersonal Skills
  • Leadership Skills
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Word
  • Problem Solving Skills
Clinical Department Supervisor - Chemistry