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Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.
We don't believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.
At Mercy, you'll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We're a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.
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The Laboratory Manager is a leader and part of the provider care team who helps with diagnosis, treatment, and monitoring of patient conditions through the use of technical and scientific knowledge. This position is responsible for ensuring accurate, precise, and timely performance of laboratory tests. Laboratory managers are directly responsible for leading laboratory personnel and operations while assuring compliance and meeting all regulatory requirements consistent with the quality of a World Class Laboratory. This position is responsible for all managerial functions which includes fiscal management, planning and management of lab operations, quality management and Human Resource management. The Laboratory Manager will be required to exhibit excellent customer service skills in line with Mercy Signature Service in all internal and external customer interactions. Mercy Leaders are required to exhibit Mercy Leadership Attributes. Qualifications: Because you're committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That's why you'll bring to your role the right set of qualifications: Education
: Minimum Bachelors degree Experience
: Three years clinical laboratory leadership Certifications
: ASCP or equivalent of a Medical Technologist/Medical Laboratory Scientist or appropriate categorical certification Other
: 1. Bachelor's degree or higher 2. Current certification as medical technologist/medical laboratory scientist or appropriate categorical certification through the American Society for Clinical Pathology or equivalent a. If ASCP certification was achieved after January 1, 2004, continuing certification maintenance must be documented to insure continuous and current certification 3. Three years clinical laboratory leadership Preferred Education
: Master degree Preferred Experience
: Five years clinical laboratory leadership We'll Support You at Work and Home
Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a \"\"top 100 places to work.\"\" We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We're proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills. What Makes a Good Match for Mercy
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care - that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.
Transforming the Health of Our Communities.
Mercy, named one of the top five large U.S. health systems in 2017 by Truven, an IBM Watson Health company, serves millions annually. Mercy includes 43 acute care and specialty (heart, children s, orthopedic and rehab) hospitals, more than 700 physician practices and outpatient facilities, 40,000 co-workers and more than 2,000 Mercy Clinic physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has outreach ministries in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.
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