HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Laboratory Supervisor in Richmond, Virginia

Laboratory Supervisor

Henrico Doctors Hospital Retreat

Richmond, VA

Henrico Doctors Hospital, the Retreat Campus , is a226-bedacute care facility located in Richmond, VA. We are a Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) facility, who ranks 63 rd on Fortune’s 100 , and is one of the largest healthcare systems in the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are almost endless! Retreat is one of Healthgrades Top 50 Hospitals in the nation and accredited by the Joint Commission.

Retreat Doctors’ Hospital is also home to the Institute of Urological Health, offering the latest innovations in urological care and surgery. Surgical and endoscopy services include:

Heart and vascular, neurological and gynecological conditions, bariatric, plastic and reconstructive, and transplants, colonoscopy and bronchoscopy.

Job Description

Directs daily operations including decision-making, response to problems, identifying errors and taking corrective action. Demonstrates technical expertise.

*2. Contributes to good employee relationships and provides for staff development. Performs employee performance appraisals.

*3. Adheres to proper resource allocation and coordination. Ensures maximum efficiency in use of personnel. Controls departmental supply expense.

*4. Demonstrates and encourages innovation and creativity. Responds to changes in clinical laboratory medicine. Motivates and educates staff to challenge traditional operational methods, i.e., scheduling, processes, etc.

*5. Manages and shares daily workload. Uses time wisely. Provides a productive atmosphere. Manages specialty areas and/or assignments in compliance with general laboratory standards.

*6. Demonstrates thorough knowledge of test methodologies and quality control. Develops, writes, reviews and implements procedures and policies. Prepares laboratory for inspections. Prepares reports as needed.

*7. Maintains good communication with laboratory leadership, pathologists, co-workers, team members and customers. Demonstrates an awareness of patient/client expectations and seeks to always satisfy. Provides a productive atmosphere. Supports the Hospital and Laboratory administrative and management teams. Displays effective supervisory skills and talents.

*8. Demonstrates proficiency in all laboratory computer related tasks. Provides training to employees as necessary.

*9. Ensures that all instrument maintenance is performed and documented. Administers to all established quality control procedures. Troubleshoots instruments effectively, when appropriate.

*10. Understands and participates in laboratory QA plan, safety policies, emergency preparedness plan and infection control plan.

*11. Understands/respects laboratory billing compliance plan. Adheres to guidelines set forth in Lab Billing Compliance Plan. Attends Annual Billing Compliance Training and Annual Ethics Training. Understands and adheres to patient security and confidentiality standards.

*12. Initiates and documents patient teaching, including family and /or significant others. Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care and assess data appropriate to the age of the patient served.


Required - Graduate of accredited school of Clinical Laboratory Science, minimum 1 year in designated section

Preferred - 1-2 years experience as Medical Technologist, minimum 2 years in designated section


Required- ASCP or equivalent. Successful completion of MT registry within 6 months of eligibility or hire. Continuing education to maintain registry/licensure is required.

Preferred- MT(ASCP) or equivalent. Registry/Licensure in a specialty area will be considered. Continuing education to maintain registry/licensure is required.

Job: *Supervisors Team Leaders & Coordinators

Title: Laboratory Supervisor

Location: Virginia-Richmond-Henrico Doctors Hospital Retreat

Requisition ID: 00448-38971