Moffitt Cancer Center is internationally recognized for our focus on personalized cancer care and translational research. With a tradition of excellence that began with the first patient admission in 1986, dedicated Moffitt physicians, scientists and staff members have remained committed to excellence in an atmosphere characterized by kindness, caring and hope.
Provides leadership and oversight of the histology laboratory, ancillary testing services and translational research departments.
Serves as the resource for coordination of research projects, test validation, and clinical test implementation activities in the department.
Duties for this position include management of daily operations, personnel management, budgetary/fiscal responsibilities, research project management, quality assurance and assessment, regulatory and billing compliance, ensuring accurate design of LIS and IT processes, and coordination of projects and shared interdepartmental activities.
Also serves as the laboratory liaison or internal consultant for both inpatient and outpatient areas of the organization; The laboratory manager relies on experience and sound independent judgment to formulate strategic goals and to also resolve day-to-day operational issues.
Emphasis is placed on high quality patient care, operational efficiency, turnaround times and budget targets.
The Ideal Candidate:
Has a Master's degree in Medical Technology.
Has excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Supervision/Leadership: independent decision making and problem solving, formulates department goals and objectives, demonstrates high level interpersonal skills, and strong verbal and written communication.
Technical Knowledge related to lab operations, state and federal regulations and accreditation requirements (CLIA, AHCA, CAP, FDA, TJC), CPT coding and billing requirements, quality control and proficiency testing management and exceptional analytical and problem solving.
Management/Operations: Ability to prepare budgets and monitor financial operation, evaluate and select capital equipment.
Personnel: Demonstrates in-depth job knowledge related to management and supervision of personnel; monitors productivity and adjusts staffing to optimize workflow and efficiencies.
Project Management/Collaboration: Sound project management skills including managing multiple projects and deadlines, collaborates with external departments for the optimization of current processes and development of new approaches related to improving patient care and experience.
Credentials and Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or related science required.
Florida supervisor's license in Histology required.
ASCP HTL license required.
Minimum of 5 years relevant Histology laboratory operations experience at the laboratory manager and/or supervisory level required.
Minimum 5 years of experience at a Histotechnologist level inclusive of IHC techniques, optimization, and validation prior to management/supervisory experience required.
Knowledge or experience with Digital Pathology and Informatics. Proficient with Microsoft Office applications.
Sound project management skills including managing multiple projects and deadlines required.
Moffitt Cancer Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or protected veteran or disabled status. We seek candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.
Internal Number: 35007
About Moffitt Cancer Center
Consistently ranked in U.S. News & World Report “Best Cancer Hospitals” for the past nine years, Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute is a free-standing, not-for-profit cancer center. Moffitt Cancer Center is internationally recognized for our focus on personalized cancer care and translational research. The mission of Moffitt is clear, focused, and fully stated in nine words, "To contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer." With a tradition of excellence that began with the first patient admission in 1986, dedicated Moffitt physicians, scientists, and staff members have remained committed to excellence in an atmosphere characterized by kindness, caring, and hope.