Site Manager, Laboratory Operations

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Pembroke/Deep River, ON 





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K8A 1G8

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Full time

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Medical-Health: Laboratory-Pathology

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Position Overview

Are you a motivated laboratory professional or a seasoned leader looking to continue your career in the healthcare/laboratory field? Do you thrive in a fast-paced and fluid environment that continually challenges your abilities? Are you looking to make a difference in the delivery of laboratory services across the region? If so, and if you share our vision of providing excellent care and advancing laboratory medicine, we would be interested in hearing from you!

The Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory Association is currently seeking an ambitious, high energy and dynamic Site Manager, Laboratory Operations to join our team in supporting EORLA’s laboratory sites at the Pembroke Regional Hospital, and the Deep River & District Hospital.

As the ideal candidate, you will be responsible for inspiring and engaging team members to contribute positively to the patient experience. You will provide day-to-day operational management to the laboratory site(s) by interpreting corporate operations strategies, and developing and implementing site goals and objectives for the delivery of high quality, efficient and timely laboratory services ensuring compliance with policies, operating plans and processes that affect quality improvement, risk, regulatory compliance, satisfaction and safety.


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What does a Site Manager do?
• Leads a team of laboratory professionals and collaborate with the lab director and member hospital key stakeholders to foster an environment of quality patient care;
• Implements strategic initiatives at the department level by effectively deploying resources, creating a working environment that promotes effective team building and continuous process improvement;
• Has a willingness to develop managerial experience in human resources management, labour relations, financial management, project management, process management, facilitation, change management, conflict resolution, health administration, and health care law;
• Maintains an up-to-date understanding of accreditation standards, provincial regulations and standards related to the provision of laboratory services and regulatory reporting;
• Keeps apprised of issues, trends and best practice initiatives as they pertain to quality, risk and the effective delivery of laboratory medicine in order to make recommendations to the operations strategic model.

What is EORLA?

EORLA is a member-owned, non-profit organization encompassing the operation of 18 licensed, acute-care, hospital-based clinical laboratories that service clinical programs across the Champlain Region of Eastern Ontario. EORLA laboratories provide diagnostic testing to both hospital inpatients and registered outpatients, performing a total of approximately 13 million tests annually. Comprehensive testing in the disciplines of Anatomic Pathology, Biochemistry, Transfusion Medicine, Hematopathology, and Microbiology/Virology is performed.

What does EORLA have to offer?

• Relocation Assistance
• Competitive salary
• Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan
• Healthcare/Dental/Vision Plans
• Travel Assistance
• Life and AD&D Insurance
• Short and Long Term Disability
• Employee & Family Assistance Plan

Who is right for this position?

A proven leader with a degree or diploma in a relevant discipline;
•Experience working as part of the healthcare system, preferred;
•Experience in human resources management, financial management, project management and change management;
•Sound knowledge of relevant accreditation standards, hospital practices and procedures as they pertain to the provision of laboratory medicine, standards of practice and relevant regulations;
•Proven knowledge and understanding of all disciplines and processes of laboratory medicine;
•Strong written, verbal and collaboration skills;
•Highly motivated;
•Proven ability to build and sustain relationships with internal and external stakeholders and to foster a positive culture;
•Demonstrated organizational skills;
Must have a valid driver’s license and vehicle as regular travel between laboratory sites is required.

As a pre-condition of employment, all new EORLA employees will be required to obtain and provide a satisfactory Criminal Records Check dated within six (6) months from the date of issue.

Qualifications that stand out:

•Master’s degree in Health Administration or Business Administration;
•A regulated health professional governed under the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991;
•Laboratory background is considered an asset;
•Bilingual (French and English) is considered an asset.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory Association (EORLA) is an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout the selection process

How to apply:

For additional details, to apply, or to access the French version of the posting, please visit: - Competition #J0820-0907
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Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory Association
ON, Canada

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