BJC Healthcare Laboratory Director in Saint Louis, Missouri

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Alton Memorial Hospital, in Illinois,is a full-service acute-care hospital servingpatients in a seven county area. Alton Memorial offers inpatient and outpatient services including surgery, imaging, rehabilitation and 24-hour emergency care.

Clinical Laboratory consists of the analytical testing area, outpatient phlebotomy drawing site, and laboratory offices. Primary services provided include chemistry, hematology, coagulation, urinalysis, blood bank, serology, and anatomic pathology departments. Written orders from the physician or their designee are required to complete the service

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Role Purpose

Provides effective leadership of the Department of Laboratories.


  • Manages individual(s) including but not limited to: hires, trains, assigns work, manages & evaluates performance, conducts professional development plans. Ensures that the productivity and actions of that group meet/support the overall operational goals of the department as established by department leadership.

  • Develops and adheres to departmental staffing, revenue and/or expense budgets. Responds to changes in the business which may affect the ability to achieve the budget goals.

  • Develops strategic direction and priorities for all laboratory functions.

  • Oversees all regulatory requirements for the laboratory ensuring compliance.

  • Directs operations of laboratory and integrates services with other departments.

Minimum Requirements


  • Bachelor's Degree

    • Related field of study


  • 5-10 years

Supervisor Experience

  • 5-10 years

Licenses & Certifications

  • MT - ASCP or equiv

Preferred Requirements and Additional JobInformation


  • Master's Degree

    • Business/related

Additional Job Information

  • 40 Hours per Week -

  • Benefits Eligible -

Benefits Statement

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

  • Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options- Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan- 401(k) plan- Tuition Assistance- Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts-On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)-Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

Legal Statement

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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