Pathology Manager – Memphis, TN

12/05/2017 4:15 PM | Rebekah Francis (Administrator)
The Memphis Medical Society’s staffing company, MedTemps, is partnering with a  major healthcare entity in Memphis, TN to recruit a Pathology Manager to join its growing organization. 

SUMMARY

  • Develops and oversees the work processes of the pathology laboratory including workflow and staff assignments to achieve efficiency, production goals, and quality standards.
  • Ensures regulatory compliance.
  • Responsible for ordering supplies and maintaining inventory.
  • Performs histotechnician duties.
  • Ensure staff effectiveness and development including continuing education (CE) requirements for appropriate staff.
  • Maintains necessary employment files and competency records for histology staff.
  • Responsible for histology staff acquisition, dismissal, and disciplinary actions as needed.
  • Develops effective physician relationships including those of established or future business relationships that involve outside technical processing of various tissues.
  • Assists in laboratory space planning/development and acquisition of new equipment.
  • Ensures processing is completed on time and within specifications.
  • Maintains the confidentiality of patient information and other business information in accordance with HIPAA and other compliance standards.

KEY AREAS

  • Effectiveness and efficiency of histology work processes
  • Maintains supplies inventory
  • Cost effective practice through relationships and negotiations with vendors
  • Equipment specifications and maintenance
  • Effective physician relationships
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Quality assurance
  • Staff development and maintaining employment files including continuing education credits for appropriate staff members
  • Staff effectiveness
  • Along with the laboratory director, maintains CAP inspection readiness and updates policies and procedures as necessary.
  • Develops new, validated laboratory tests as needed, including immunohistochemistry.
  • Monitors and approves employee time cards under supervision
  • KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES, EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
  • 3 years of histology experience, with 1-2 years in a leadership role preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal, leadership, training, communication and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of laboratory practices, procedures and equipment
  • Knowledge of industry standards and accrediting standards (federal {CLIA}, states, College of American Pathologists)
  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the pathology field
  • Knowledge of safety, compliance and regulatory issues
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work independently using experience, judgment and time management skills to plan and accomplish goals
  • Must be a team player

Job Type: Full-time

Send resume to resumes@mdmemphis.org with Pathology Manager in the subject line.

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