Dartmouth-Hitchcock is home to the largest laboratory in NH, providing Pathology and Clinical Laboratory services to D-H physician practices, D-H hospital affiliates as well as to independent practices and hospitals throughout NH and VT. The department is a leader in process improvement (LEAN/Six Sigma) which has led to a renovated space designed for efficiency of workflow. With a slogan of ‘Investigate, innovate and validate,’ our lab is:
A high volume lab with cutting edge technology and automation
A culture that encourages collaboration and teamwork to future innovation.
A place to learn and grow, and we encourage new graduates to apply for our open positions.
The Supervisor is responsible for the overall direction, operations and performance of the Chemistry, Special Chemistry, and Chemistry/Hematology nightshift sections in the Department of Laboratories. They plan, organize, and manage section activities and personnel.
Responsibilities: A listing of the key responsibilities
Supervises all personnel and activities within section through various means and practices, including, but not limited to, reviewing and maintaining section's operations to ensure an effective and efficient processing and reporting of workload, scheduling section work flow - adjusting staffing coverage to meet demands, evaluating the performance of section staff, seeking and providing avenues for them to upgrade their job skills, etc.
Documents, implements, and maintains standard laboratory procedures for the section. Ensures high quality test results through hospital and section quality assurance activities. Ensures the safety and security of property and section personnel.
Responsible for the overall teaching program in the section which includes MT students, residents, other shifts, aides, etc.
Oversees technological improvements, proper utilization and maintenance of equipment and development of new test procedures in specialized area.
Ensures that managerial policies, practices, and objectives of the department are achieved within the section.
Assists in preparing, implementing, and monitoring the annual budget for equipment, supplies, and personnel.
Prepares planning activities in the section. Participates in the Laboratory Department's planning process.
Assists in supporting administrative duties for fellowship program in clinical chemistry.
Performs other duties as required or assigned.
Registered Medical Technologist with 5 years of laboratory experience including 2 years in a supervisory or lead position.
Master's degree preferred.
Familiarity with regulatory agencies affecting laboratories required.
CPT & ICD-9 coding experience and Medicare reimbursement knowledge desired.
Required Licensure/Certification Skills:
Registered Medical Technologist with 5 years of laboratory experience including 2 years in a supervisory or lead position
How can the lifestyle in New Hampshire and Vermont compliment your career? You can have amazing 4-season living with a career at one of the top health systems in the country. The Dartmouth-Hitchcock health system stretches over New Hampshire and Vermont and offers the quintessential New England experience. With no income or sales tax, this beautiful area combines history, industry and business and has been ranked consistently as one of the best places in the US to live and work. Anchored by the academic Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH, the system includes the NCI-designated Norris Cotton Cancer Center, the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock; 4 affiliated hospitals and 30 Dartmouth-Hitchcock ambulatory clinics across the region. We are close to the urban centers of Boston, New York and Montreal, but also offer proximity to the seacoast and multiple top-tier ski mountains within a short driving distance. Throughout New Hampshire, the opportunities – both career and personal – truly make our area the ideal place to work and play.Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without ...regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.