Executive Director Regional Laboratory Services Sign on
Detroit Medical Center
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DMC has a long standing academic affiliation with the school of medicine of
Wayne State University in Detroit, the nation’s largest school on one campus.
The Detroit Medical Center University Laboratory (DMCUL) is a regional
comprehensive reference lab that offers consolidated diagnostic and
consultative services with a large outreach service. DMCUL provides these
services to the system multihospital sites in addition to the cancer
specialized hospital of the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, a designated
Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute/National
Institutes of Health.
DMCUL also has a state of the art Division of Molecular Genetics with
diagnostic laboratories offering testing for inherited genetic diseases and a
rapidly expanding molecular oncology and its testing. This division also houses
cytogenetics, HLA and biomedical genetic labs. The latter provides testing for
the newborn errors of metabolism for the entire state of Michigan for over a
decade. Molecular Genetics and other specialized DMCUL divisions, (molecular
microbiology, special coagulation and others) are offering their services to a
number of laboratories within Tenet markets.
This is an exciting leadership opening that offers unique opportunities in the
rapidly evolving field of laboratory medicine. We are seeking candidates with a
vision to lead and grow highly established lab and further enhance its
effectiveness in patient service, efficiency, and expanding partnerships within
DMC and beyond.
Reports to the Market Chief Financial Officer and directs the operational,
personnel and financial activities for the Detroit Market s Laboratory Services
area. Oversees/directs the development of policies/procedures for Laboratory
Services; approves policies and seeks other system, regional or clinical
service approval as appropriate. Plans and directs all laboratory operations
and sales activities with the objective of providing high quality service
combined with maximum profit and return on invested capital. Develops short to
long range goals and measures for the Laboratory Services and oversees the
assessment of goal attainment. Creates and seeks approval of organizational
structures. Develops, seeks approval of, monitors and ensures compliance with
budget for Laboratory Services. Represents the laboratory with customers, the
medical community, and the public. Monitors activities to ensure compliance
with applicable laws, regulations, Joint Commission requirements, and DMC
policies and procedures. As directed, implements external and internal audit
recommendations. Ensures hospital departments achieve objectives for diversity
of their suppliers.
* Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology or related Health Science
Specialty. Meets CLIA requirements for General Supervisor. Prefer a
Master s in Allied Health Specialty or Health Administration or Business.
* Seven years of progressive management experience in an acute care
facility. Prefer Lab Director experience.
* Registered in accordance with an approved certifying agency (ASCP, NCA,
AMT or equivalent
Job: Managers and Directors
Primary Location: Detroit, Michigan
Facility: DMC University Laboratories, Inc.
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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