Pathology Manager - Specimen Processing - West Campus (8a - 5p)

Position: Pathology Manager - Specimen Processing - West Campus (8a - 5p)

Job ID: 152206

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: WC Specimen Management

Talent Area: Laboratory

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a - 5p / Full Time

About Texas Children's Hospital

Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus is Houston’s first community hospital designed, built and equipped exclusively for children in one of the city’s most rapidly growing communities in the area from Sugar Land to Bryan-College Station, Texas. Located at I-10 and Barker Cypress, our 515,007-square-foot hospital houses the only 24/7 pediatric emergency room in the Greater West Houston area, four operating rooms, 16-bed pediatric intensive care unit, 46 acute care beds, advanced imaging services including MRI and CT scans, a neurophysiology sleep lab, a pathology lab and a full-scale pharmacy.   To join our community of 14,000+ dedicated team members, visit for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at


We are searching for a Pathology Manager (Specimen Processing) – someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will provide effective leadership and efficient operation of your responsible section(s) and/or shifts of the laboratory in compliance with departmental and institutional goals. Additionally, you will also coordinate, supervise, and manage section activities to ensure that high quality laboratory services and testing are provided to patients in a timely and cost-effective manner.


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Responsibilities :

  • Manages human resources activities
  • Manages the performance of routine and complex Specimen Management and Registration procedures
  • Liaison/communicates with other sections, departments, physicians, nursing personnel, vendors and others
  • Reconciles customer complaints
  • Manages section participation and representation in computer upgrade projects and implementation teams
  • Validates functionality and calculations as required
  • Communicates and collaborates with Pathology leadership on operational issues and future needs
  • Develops new methodologies and procedures
  • Oversees the quality control/quality assurance programs
  • Facilitates computer operations
  • In compliance with CAP regulations, ensures data integrity of reports to all viewing and reporting systems throughout the IDS system
  • Manages financial operations
  • Conducts meetings (business and educational) for staff and other shifts
  • Coordinates/supports continuing education programs
  • Responsible for computer operations of multiple sections and/or shifts within their scope


  • Bachelor’s degree in clinical laboratory science, chemical, physical, or biological science required
  • 2 years’ experience in laboratory setting required
  • 4 years’ supervisory experience in a clinical laboratory preferred
  • MT-ASCP, MLS-ASCP, CLAS, MB-ASCP, MP-ASCP, BB-ASCP, C-ASCP, H-ASCP, M-ASCP, AMT, or experience as a specialist in cytometry and SCYM may substitute for one year of experience

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