AVP, Laboratory Operations

Smith Arnold Partners

This hospital network is a family of award winning non profit hospitals and healthcare professionals in both Connecticut and Hudson Valley, New York. By combining highly skilled physicians, state of the art facilities and technology, and compassionate caregivers dedicated to providing quality care across a variety of clinical areas. This position will provide will plan, direct and oversee each of these hospitals and evaluate all aspects of laboratory services.

Title: AVP, Laboratory Operations
Location: Poughkeepsie, NY
Salary: $200,000+/-

The AVP, Laboratory Operations is responsible for development and implementation of strategic and innovative processes and operational plans that address patient and physician needs, quality, safety and service excellence.
You will work collaboratively with the Network Chair and VP of Ambulatory Services to assure proper functioning of all Lab and Pathology Services.

Advanced degree (MBA or PhD)
Bachelor’s degree with focus in Healthcare, Med Technology or equivalent
Minimum 10 years of progressive responsibilities in healthcare management, leadership experience in Clinical laboratory industry a plus
Experience in Lab Outreach business
Must meet all licensing as required by CLIA 1988 or Laboratory Director from a national certifying agency and demonstrate understanding of laboratory management regulations (CLIA & CAP)