BayCare Health System
currently consists of 14 community-based hospitals,
a long-term acute care facility, home health services, outpatient centers and physician offices, all located throughout the Tampa Bay area. We're committed to delivering the highest quality, compassionate care to all those we serve. That's why we attract forward-thinking people who are enthusiastic about the future. And you can be sure we'll give you what you need to succeed - both personally and professionally.
Reporting to the Scientific Director; the Manager/Technical Director, Microbiology is a doctoral level graduate with experience in the field of Clinical Microbiology who oversees Microbiology testing for the entire BayCare Laboratory system; he/she is responsible for the accurate and timely performance of clinical microbiology tests in the centralized Regional BayCare Microbiology lab and for Microbiology tests performed at the various BayCare Hospitals.
The Manager/Technical Director, Microbiology interacts and works with BayCare Infection Control groups, Pharmacy and Physicians, as well as the other laboratory sections. He/she provides consultation to clinicians regarding patient care services, including: stained smear interpretation, preliminary and final organism reports in disease diagnosis, susceptibility testing and new technologies. The Manager/Technical Director, Microbiology ensures laboratory compliance with all regulatory bodies as well as appropriate billing of microbiology services.
Certifications and Licensures
Required | Florida Supervisor - Microbiology and Microbiology Certification
Preferred - Florida Director - Microbiology and American Board of Medical Microbiology (ABMM)
Required | Doctorate's | Microbiology
Required | 2 years | Microbiology
Required | Written and verbal communication skills
Required | Interpersonal skills
Required | Delegation skills
Required | Work independently
Required | Work with a team
Required | Critical thinking skills
Required | Organizational skills
Required | Computer skills appropriate to position
Required | Knowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to position
Required | Management skills
Required | Medical terminology use and understanding