Title: Manager - Blood Bank - (SJHMC - FT/ Days)
St. John Providence Health System
St. John Providence Health System is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health Ministry in the United States.
Our Mission, Vision and Values:
St. John Providence Health System is a Catholic health ministry committed to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals in the communities we serve, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable.
Our passion for healing calls us to cultivate trust, advocate wellness and transform healthcare.
We are called to: Service the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication
Location Description: A Passion for Healing is at the heart of St. John Hospital & Medical Center where our primary objective is to achieve our Vision: 'Together, we deliver the highest quality patient care experience, every day, everywhere, for everyone. St. John Hospital and Medical Center (SJH&MC), an 804-bed teaching hospital in Detroit, has long been known for its excellence in medical care. But now, more than ever, SJH&MC is becoming known for its spiritually-centered, holistic care. We care for your body, mind and spirit, by anticipating your needs, helping to coordinate your care, and exceeding your expectations.
Department Description: St. John Providence Health System Laboratories is comprised of hospital-based and outpatient service centers.
Location:St. John Hospital & Medical Center
Shift Hours:7:00am - 3:30pm (as needed)
Standard Hours per Week: 40
Job Summary:Under the general direction of a Laboratory Director and Laboratory Medical Director, a Laboratory Manager has 24-hour responsibility for his/her assigned unit, area, or site. A Laboratory Manager is responsible for recommending budgets, developing unit/area/site specific operating procedures, and providing input into the overall operation of the St. John Health System Laboratory. A Laboratory Manager is also responsible for the internal operation of his/her assigned area or site, and manages System Laboratory resources to effectively and efficiently meet cost, revenue, profitability, and customer service commitments of the System Laboratory. Functions as a key member of the System Lab Management Team in making decisions and demonstrating leadership that advances and supports the integrated System Lab. Ensures personnel follow safety, environmental, infection control, health system, hospital, and departmental policies and procedures. Ensures compliance with requirements of accreditation and regulatory agencies.
MT(ASCP), or other nationally-recognized certification examination required.
Bachelor's Degree from a regionally accredited college/university including courses in biological science, chemistry, and mathematics or post-secondary diploma (Canadian applicants)
Successful completion of an accredited Histotechnologist program or; three to five years acceptable clinical laboratory experience under the supervision of a Pathologist, in lieu of accredited program.
Demonstrated track record and leadership experience in the clinical laboratory or related field
2-3 years previous supervisory experience or other progressively more responsible job-related experience
Master's degree (or equivalent) and/or Specialty certification in discipline preferred.
Demonstrated PC skills, LIS experience.