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Avera Marshall Director - Laboratory in Pierre, South Dakota

Advanced Leadership Opportunity!

Avera St Mary's Named Top 20 Rural Community Hospital (

Avera Named Forbes' Best-in-State Employers List (

Job Highlights:

· Responsible for ensuring that Laboratory Services are provided in a safe, efficient and cost-effective manner that enhances patient, staff, and physician satisfaction in collaboration with appropriate interdisciplinary team members.

Job Summary:

· Generate budgets, develop and implement operating systems, manage quality improvement processes, and also lead program development within the Laboratory Department in the hospital.

· Responsible for enhancing practices and services, ensuring that the department meets all regulatory requirements.

· Includes interviewing, hiring, developing, training, and retaining employees; planning, assigning, and directing work.

· Responsible for appraising performance and rewarding/disciplining employees, addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Education and Training:

  • Bachelor of Science required.

  • Certification as a Medical Technologist (ASCP).

  • Three to Four years' experience and strong general laboratory knowledge is required.

  • Previous supervisory experience required.