Basic Summary: Manages all activities in multiple areas of responsibility concentrating on both organizational and financial operation of the departments; to participate in testing procedures on patients of all ages; and to resolve problems specific to broad based division function.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry or related field required.
Licensure/Certification/Registry: HT (ASCP) certification required. HTL (ASCP) certification required within one year of hire. If hired into the role prior to 12/2016, must obtain HTL (ASCP) certification by 12/31/2017.
Five years’ experience as a Histotechnician required.
One year of supervisory/demonstrated leadership experience preferred.
Other Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Required to participate in an on call rotation with a 30 minute response time to the gross room.
Internal Number: 1
About Memorial Health System
One of the leading healthcare organizations in Illinois, Memorial Health System of Springfield is a community-based, not-for-profit corporation dedicated to patient care, education and research. Our more than 6,700 staff members, partnering physicians and hundreds of volunteers are dedicated to improving the health of the communities we have served since 1897. In a year, we serve an average of more than 40,000 inpatients, more than 667,000 outpatients and more than 125,000 patients in our three Emergency Departments. Our highly skilled team has a passion for excellence and is dedicated to providing a great patient experience for every patient every time. In support of our commitment to community responsibility, all Memorial Health System affiliates participate in health screenings and educational events to further provide for the healthcare needs of our community.