HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Laboratory Director in Ocala, Florida

Ocala Health is a two hospital system: Ocala Regional Medical Center is a 270-bed facility and West Marion Community Hospital is a 90-bed facility located in the heart of Ocala.

Ocala Regional Medical Center is a level II trauma center and full-service hospital that offers a host of specialized medical services for the adult population.

Position Summary: * Demonstrates leadership of the Laboratory function, clinical services, and programs, with twenty four hour responsibility and accountability for operations and quality of services.

  • Ensures provision of quality services by maintaining appropriate staffing levels, competency of staff, maintenance/ performance of instrumentation, equipment, physical space, proficiency/efficiency testing, and integrity of specimens.

  • Ensures the selection, retention, training, and assignment of competent workforce to ensure effective delivery of departmental services.

  • Demonstrates accountability and responsibility for orienting new staff to specific job duties with particular focus on safety and infection control. Manages staff performance through regular review, real time feedback, and performance planning.

  • Ensures departmental compliance with CAP, JCAHO, and all legal, regulatory and accrediting agency requirements are met.

  • Actively monitors budget and evaluates expenditures on a regular basis. Initiates recommendations to ensure department is operating within budget. Assesses capital equipment needs. Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology or related field, Masters’ degree preferred.

  • Three years previous supervisory experience within a clinical laboratory in an acute care setting.

  • Knowledge/experience with contemporary lab instrumentation. Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook) and LIS.

  • Current national certification (ASCP, AMT) required.

  • Current Supervisors license required. #-LI-MS1FL

Title: Laboratory Director

Location: Florida-Ocala-Ocala Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00050-6469