The Lab Chemistry Supervisor is a technical and supervisory position is responsible for the management of operations and technical oversight of the chemistry section within Bayhealth Medical Center. Under the direction of and delegation by the Medical Director, formulates goals, recommends policy, assigns objectives, and establishes standards of practice within the chemistry section. Functions as technical supervisor under CLIA: 42 CFR 493.1449 or general supervisor under CLIA: 42 CFR 493.1461 for the chemistry section. Plans, verifies, evaluates, and assures the competency of all employees performing routine and specialized technical procedures in the chemistry section to assure quality of performance is maintained. Works independently with guidance available from the Medical Director, Administrative Director, Lab Managers, and Pathologists. Performs related work in this classification routinely and works outside this class on a temporary, occasional basis.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor degree in Medical Technology or Health Sciences OR Bachelor's degree in a chemical, physical or biological science with an Associate's degree in Medical Laboratory Technology.
Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or Health Sciences AND Masters degree in business and/or clinical specialty.
Four years experience in specialty area, and one year supervisory experience, such as a charge technologist or Lead Tech
Previous supervisory experience in specialty area within a clinical laboratory.
Basic computer literacy
Experience with current Bayhealth Laboratory LIS system.
MT(ASCP), MLS(ASCP), MT(AMT), or CLS(NCA) MLT(ASCP), or equivalent certification
Specialist Certification in area of responsibility.
Bayhealth’s mission is to strengthen the health of our community, one life at a time. As central and southern Delaware’s largest healthcare system, Bayhealth is comprised of Bayhealth Hospital, Kent Campus and Bayhealth Milford Memorial, the freestanding Emergency Department in Smyrna as well as numerous satellite facilities and employed physician practices encompassing a variety of specialties. Bayhealth is a technologically advanced not-for-profit healthcare system with more than 3,700 employees and a medical staff of more than 400 physicians. Bayhealth is an affiliate of Penn Medicine for Heart and Vascular, Cancer and Orthopaedics. In Fiscal Year 2017, Bayhealth recorded 94,223 emergency department visits, 18,760 patients admitted to beds, 2,212 births, and provided $49.5 million in unreimbursed care to patients.