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Supervisor Technical Lab

Req #:  121241
Facility:  ACL Laboratories
Department:  Management/Supervisory
City:  Chicago
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

ACL Laboratories is jointly operated by Wisconsin-based Aurora Health Care and Advocate Health Care.  Created via a merger of several established laboratories, ACL continues a 40-year tradition of providing a full range of lab services.  We able to draw on the resources two major health care systems which uniquely positions us to provide superior service on a wide range of clinical and analytical testing, including molecular diagnostics.  We also offer 24-hour turnaround on most routine lab tests - including toxicology, environmental, and specialty tests.  Our staff includes board-certified pathologists, PhD chemists and microbiologists, registered medical technologists/technicians, cytotechnologists, histotechnicians, and specialists in information technology.

Purpose:
The purpose of this position is to plan, organize, and oversee the activities of the technical sections. The supervisor directs the administrative activities of the sections, and assumes responsibility for daily operations to assure provision of timely, accurate, and comprehensive Laboratory service for physicians, patients, and other customers.


Position Requirements:

  • Baccalaureate degree in Medical Technology or a related science.
  • Four years full~time clinical laboratory experience within the last ten years under the supervision of a board certified pathologist.
  • Two years supervisory experience
  • Managing a team of 25
  • Position located at Trinity Hospital.
  • Working knowledge of procedures and equipment used in a clinical laboratory setting.
  • Familiarity with fundamental statistics of quality control in the laboratory.
  • Experience with fundamental statistics of quality control in the laboratory
  • Experience with LIS and personal computers.
  • Familiarity with fundamental regulatory standards of Accrediting Organization, CAP, OSHA, and other agencies.
  • Certified as a Medical Technologist or Medical Laboratory Scientist by ASCP Board of Certification, American Medical Technologists, or equivalent. This may be as a generalist or in a specialty.
  • Must have Inpatient and Outpatient experience


 

About Advocate Health Care

 

Advocate Health Care, named among the nation’s Top 5 large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics, is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates more than 250 sites of care, including 12 hospitals that encompass 11 acute care hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, the state’s largest emergency and Level I trauma network, one of the area’s largest home health care companies, and the region’s largest medical group. Advocate Health Care has 4 teaching hospitals and is a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ.


Nearest Major Market: Chicago