Position Information: The Supervisor, Pathology supervises staff members within laboratory section or area of responsibility and performs technical and administrative duties. Oversees the daily performance of the diagnostic work of the laboratory, ensuring quality work and adequate staffing within area of responsibility. Performs laboratory testing as needed to maintain and strengthen knowledge base of discipline. Assists in planning and review of technical studies. Acts as a consultant regarding technical questions and problems. Oversees laboratory quality assurance and quality control, procedure updates, proficiency testing, employee training and education, evaluation and implementation of new procedures, equipment, and computer functionality, and compliance with accrediting agencies. Coordinates technical development, review, and training activities with technical and management staff. Assures timely, effective communication with employees. Confers with and counsels staff members regarding problems, errors, and inquiries. Promotes teamwork and maintains focus on customer service. Participates in section administrative activities including but not limited to selection and evaluation of employees, maintenance of employee records, inventory control/ordering, and budgetary planning. Coordinates operational, personnel, and budgetary administrative components with Section Manager/management staff to assure optimal application of resources. Provides after hours assistance as needed. Delegates assignments and tasks as is required to guarantee accuracy and promptness of patient testing and efficient laboratory operation.
Experience Requirements: 5 Years Clinical - Medical Technologist Required - And Leadership Preferred
Education Required: Associate's Degree Medical Laboratory Technology Required - And Bachelor's Degree Medical Technology Preferred
Licensure/Certification Requirements: American Society for Clinical Pathology Required
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.