Pottstown Hospital
Laboratory Supervisor
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Pottstown Map
Posted: 10/03/2019
Closing: 11/02/2019
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 5 year(s)
Pottstown Hospital
Job description

Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.



Responsibilities

Responsibilities:

  • Organization and direction of day to day operations of the lab through effective utilization of resources and supervision of laboratory personnel
  • Ensures prompt, quality, and appropriate lab testing by overseeing the performance and interpretation of various routine and complex laboratory tests
  • Ensures that staff promptly notifies the appropriate care provider of critical results and documents according to policy.
  • Conducting and overseeing Quality Assurance and Quality Control and assures staff knowledge of QC action limits
  • Collecting, analyzing, and interpreting lab results
  • Monitors utilization of supplies and equipment. Maintains adequate inventory without overstocking.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work independently with strong organizational and decision making skills
  • Manages staff effectively to insure the accurate and timely delivery of services


Qualifications

Qualifications:

Education:

  • Bachelors of Science degree with MT (ASCP) or equivalent

Experience:

  • Minimum five years laboratory experience.
  • Prior Management or supervisory experience (Preferred)
  • Prior experience in a Hospital setting (Preferred)

Licenses/Certificates:

  • ASCP/AMT/CLS Certification and/or Registration

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Laboratory Supervisor