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CommonSpirit Health Div Director Laboratory Services in TACOMA, Washington


Virginia Mason and CHI Franciscan have combined our organizations to create Virginia Mason Franciscan Health. CHI Franciscan’s mission to serve and care for all people, especially those who are vulnerable, and Virginia Mason’s mission to “improve the health and wellbeing of the patients we serve” will not change. Virginia Mason Franciscan Health is fully committed to providing access to care to all patients who need it. Together we can accelerate our ability to advance quality care in our community, reimagine care delivery in the Puget Sound and shape healthcare nationally as part of CommonSpirit Health.


What we have to offer:

  • Competitive salary and a generous employee benefits program that includes medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, relocation assistance, paid time off and a 401(k) retirement program

  • Short and long-term strategic planning to address current and future needs to support the communities we serve.

  • A highly collaborative and fast-paced dynamic work environment with a growing healthcare company that is committed to our values and the communities we serve

Job Summary:

The Division Director- Lab Services is responsible for the planning, direction and evaluating the delivery of Laboratory Services for our 10 Hospitals in the region including a newly formed Molecular Lab at St Joseph Medical Center.

Your day-to-day essential job functions will include:

  • Develop/administer the operation and capital budget

  • Analyze current/new service delivery models to develop change recommendations

  • Develop/Implement/Monitor quality improvement initiatives to enhance/streamline current procedures/processes

  • Establish and ensure overall objectives relating to consistency of standards and customer service are achieved

  • Provide Supervision and Support to Lab Management at our hospitals


What we are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree in medical technology or related field of science, completion of a one-year internship in an approved Medical Technology program

  • seven years of progressively responsible related clinical hospital laboratory work experience with 5 years in a management/leadership capacity


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Requisition ID 2021-156282

Employment Type Full Time

Department Clinical Laboratory Services

Hours / Pay Period 80

Shift Day

Standard Hours 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Facility / Process Level : Name CHI Franciscan

Location WA-TACOMA

Equal Opportunity CommonSpirit Health™ is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.