Catholic Health Initiatives Lab Manager - Histology *$2,500 Sign On Bonus* in HOUSTON, Texas
**Lab Manager - Histology
- $2,500 Sign On Bonus*
Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center
A quaternary care facility that is home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a world-class cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962 by Denton A. Cooley, MD–consistently ranked as one of the nation’s best in Cardiovascular Services & Heart Surgery.
The first hospital in Texas and the Southwest designated a Magnet® hospital for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, receiving the award four consecutive times. Baylor St. Luke’s is home to three freestanding community emergency centers (Holcombe, Pearland, and San Felipe) offering adult and pediatric care–treating more than 51,000 patients annually. The hospital holds a collaborative partnership with Baylor College of Medicine and affiliations with The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, The University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston), Houston Baptist University, and Prairie View A&M University.
Responsible for the direct management
of the Chemistry, Hematology, Reference testing, and Rapid Response Lab sections
of the laboratory. Will be responsible for the planning, coordinating and
supervising of the activities on the day shift, adhering to policies and
procedures established to ensure a smooth flow of activities and efficiencies.
Oversees technical and quality aspects of Lab instrumentation and test
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND LICENSURE REQUIRED:
- Bachelor’s Degree
- Six (6) years leadership
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Interpersonal skills in dealing with
staff and physicians as well as other hospital personnel will be required for
this position. Verbal skills to effectively communicate when resolving problems
and providing direction to staff and analytical ability to identify problems and
- Participates in the development of
policies and procedures and
communicates and executes these policies after
- Responsible for long range
planning for the efficient operation of the
Chemistry, Hematology, Reference
testing, and Rapid Response Lab
- Oversees all technical
activities, to include evaluation and selection of
equipment, new test
development, and problem resolution.
- Ensures that appropriate
equipment and supplies are available to carry out
the Functions of the shifts by
training the staff in troubleshooting
- Responsible for the recruiting,
hiring and training of new personnel, also
the evaluation, counseling and
termination of staff, when required.
- Ensures that all quality control
programs (including preventative
maintenance) are maintained according to JCAHO,
CAP, CLIA and other
regulatory agency requirements.
- Participates in the annual
budget preparation, recommending staffing and
- Maintains intra and
interdepartmental lines of communication, exercising a
high degree of
understanding and patience.
- Responsible for the review of
staff competency in sections of direct
supervision and Develops action plans for
staff when necessary for job
Job Professional Non-Clinical
Primary Location TEXAS-HOUSTON-ST LUKES MEDICAL CENTER
Daily Schedule 1
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2018-R0165735
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.