: GCMC - MAIN CAMPUS
: Full time
Mary Ellen Scalzo
Starting with job offers dated February 1, 2012 and after, Geisinger Health System will no longer hire applicants who use tobacco products, including cigarettes, cigars and chewing or smokeless tobacco. Applicants will be screened for nicotine as part of the pre-employment physical process. Nicotine will be part of the urine drug screen. Applicants who test positive for nicotine will not be offered employment. Applicants who test positive may re-apply for jobs with Geisinger in six months.
Manages and coordinates, in collaboration with the Laboratory Medical Director, the complete resources of the Department of Laboratory Medicine at G-CMC.
Assures that daily operational activities support efficient, high-quality clinical laboratory services. Collaborates with and supports GML system laboratory doctoral and technical specialists as required to achieve system-wide quality and standardization goals.
Reports to the Laboratory Medicine Vice President of Operations.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Demonstrated effectiveness in leadership and networking skills (ability to think strategically) (leadership effectiveness competencies).
Demonstrated analytical skills (operational and capital budgets) (organizational effectiveness competencies).
Demonstrated change management skills, project management, and organizational effectiveness.
Demonstrated competence in written and oral communication skills (interpersonal effectiveness).
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
A. M.A. or M.S. in Medical Technology or one of the biological, physical or chemical sciences from an accredited institution and a minimum of four years of relevant experience acceptable to the Pennsylvania Department of Health, or
B. B.S. or B.A. in Medical Technology or one of the biological, physical or chemical sciences from an accredited institution and a minimum of six years of relevant experience acceptable to the Pennsylvania Department of Health.
M.A. or M.S. in Medical TEchnology or a biological science + min 4 yrs relevant experience; B.S. or B.A. in Medical Technology or a biological science + 6 yrs relevant experience
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Work is typically performed in an office environment. Independent travel to the sites throughout the system and surrounding communities may be required.
GEISINGER HEALTH SYSTEM
Geisinger Health System serves nearly 3 million people in Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania and has been nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 4 hospitals, 38 community practice sites and more than 900 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians.
As a not-for-profit, integrated-delivery health system, Geisinger is a national model of physician-led healthcare delivery. Geisinger is a leading-edge teaching institution with nearly 40 accredited residency and fellowship programs. Geisinger performs cutting-edge laboratory research at The Sigfried and JanetWeisCenter for Research.
The fourth annual Truven Health Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters) 15 Top Health Systems study ranks Geisinger as one of the top 15 health systems in the United States. Geisinger was also recently named to the Becker’s Hospital Review “100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare” list for 2011.
Geisinger offers a competitive compensation package.
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer
Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply
Geisinger Health System provides health care to a large portion of the Keystone State. The health care system serves more than 2.6 million...