Pathologist- Associate Medical Director
Associate Laboratory Medical Director
FAIRFAX, VIRGINIA (USA). Inova Laboratories, located in Northern Virginia, is seeking an experienced pathologist with board certification in anatomic and clinical pathology to serve as the associate medical director of this large and expanding laboratory. Fellowship training in Transfusion Medicine is preferred.
The lab provides a comprehensive range of routine and specialized laboratory tests for both in- and out-patient populations (totaling 2.6 million billable tests/ year including core lab, centralized microbiology, histology and cytology tests).
The preferred applicant should have experience in providing clinical pathology services and is expected to sign out surgical and clinical pathology cases. Applicants with expertise in transfusion medicine will provide transfusion medicine services which include blood bank and therapeutic apheresis services. The applicant must exhibit strong leadership and team building skills as well as a commitment to quality. The duties will also include oversight of the laboratory with an emphasis on administrative responsibilities and clinical pathology coverage and oversight of histology lab, cytology operation and image analysis.
The Associate Medical Director will be actively involved in clinical issues, such as, consultation for clinician inquiry, quality management, operational efficiency including utilization management and outreach and work with laboratory Medical Director, administration and technical personnel to ensure that world-class diagnostic services are provided. The ability to assist in leading a highly proficient team and excellent interpersonal skills are desired.
This is an opportunity to work in a very prestigious Health Care System located in sought-after Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Inova is Northern Virginia’s leading nonprofit healthcare provider. Our mission is to provide world- class healthcare – every time, every touch – to each person in every community we have the privilege to serve. Inova’s 20,000+ team members provide more than two million patient visits each year through an integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes.
Inova’s five hospitals are consistently recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals and Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades for excellence in healthcare. We offer a highly competitive salary, health benefits, CME and paid time off as well as paid malpractice and relocation allowance.