Director, Laboratory

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus is proud to be a part of a long legacy of high-quality, compassionate care. St. Francis Hospital began serving its community in 1909 when it was founded by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth. Today, St. Francis Campus is jointly owned by The University of Kansas Health System and Ardent Health Services. It is comprised of an acute care hospital with 378 licensed inpatient beds, 14 primary and specialty care clinic locations, and more than 1,500 dedicated staff continuing a legacy of compassionate care and service to patients. We have the regions most advanced MRI technology and were first to use surgical robotics, and our employees are our greatest asset. The mantra Together Strong developed during our transitional period and continues with renewed energy.  Our culture consist of emotional intelligence, professional respect and high engagement; this has resulted in low turnover and climbing patient satisfaction scores.




Responsible for organizing, planning, developing and coordinating the activities of Laboratory within the Health Center and at all remote drawing sites.  Supports the mission of the Health Center through organizational leadership, financial management human resource management, and by ensuring that all programs are in compliance with all applicable requirements and standards.  Reports to the Chief Executive Officer

*4 year degree

*3-5 years leadership experience (supervisory or higher) in a similar sized health care organization.

*Broad knowledge of patient care, hospital organization, management concepts, project management, and regulatory requirements. Excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills necessary to facilitate communication.  Possesses delegation, advanced technology and math skills.  Energetic and enthusiastic commitment to health care.