Lead Medical Technologist Lab Manager - CLS - full time
Location: San Diego, California
Internal Number: 474128
Monday - Friday - small ancillary lab
Kindred Transitional Care Hospitals has a career opportunity for you as a Lead Medical Technologist! As a division of Kindred Healthcare, we play a vital role in the recovery process for chronic, critically ill and medically complex patients who require acute care and rehabilitation over an extended period.
Your career growth begins when you join an interdisciplinary team, where doctors, nurses, therapists and other experts work together to form individualized care plans for our patients and residents. Opportunities through our development programs, training seminars and university partnerships, not only allow for continual career growth but emphasize our commitment to investing in our employees and developing future healthcare leaders.
The goal of our team is to deliver intensive, multidisciplinary care and transition patients' home or to a lower level of care as quickly and safely as possible. Each employee's dedication is essential to meet and exceed the needs of each patient, resident and family we serve. Ranked as one of Fortune magazine's 'Most Admired Healthcare Company' for 9 years, Kindred welcomes you to join our team and build a career that touches lives as a Lead Medical Technologist.
Under administrative direction, the Lead CLS is responsible for laboratory operations and personnel performing testing. Serves as lead technologist for assigned hospital/sections of the laboratory and performs related administrative duties, provides technical oversight to assure a high quality of laboratory testing for patient care. Performs analyses in hematology, chemistry urinalysis, coagulation, blood bank and microbiology according to expected performance standards and has broad decision-making authority, and independence.
Education: B.A. / B.S. or equivalent in Medical Technology or related clinical field.
Licenses/Certification: Valid state Clinical Lab Scientist license.
Experience: 2-3 years experience in clinical laboratory.
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