Job Title: Director of Laboratory Services
Location: Kettering, Ohio, 45429
Opportunity Code: 5807
Category: Clinical
Position Type: Permanent
Point of Contact
Name: Lauri Higgins
Email: lhiggins@besmith.com
Phone: 913-752-4539
Opportunity to lead laboratory services and be an integral member of the leadership team for a hospital that’s part of a Top 10 Healthcare System in the Nation   

Position Focus
• Provide strategic leadership for laboratory services assuring best of class distinction for quality and service
• Build collaborative relationships with managers and staff, while ensuring clinical and administrative best practices and implemented throughout the department
• Participate in development activities and related efforts to promote service line growth and position the organization for the future

Organization
• U.S. News and World Report named Kettering Medical Center as one of the “Best Regional Hospitals” in 2012 and for the past 3 years, Thomson Reuters named the Kettering Health Network one of the Top 10 Healthcare Systems in the nation
• The Kettering Health Network includes 7 hospitals, 8 Emergency Rooms and more than 75 outpatient facilities in the Greater Dayton and Northern Cincinnati areas and is affiliated with the Seventh-day Adventist Church  
• Kettering Medical Center, the flagship hospital, is a 366-bed, not-for-profit, regional acute care hospital that includes the Benjamin and Marian Schuster Heart Hospital, maternity service with a Level III NICU and emergency care  
• One of Dayton’s largest employers, Kettering Medical Center was ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals in the U.S. for Critical Care and Stroke Care

Community
• Kettering, a suburb of Dayton in western Ohio, is home to a below average cost of living, a quality school system and an array of recreational opportunities
• Dayton boasts championship golf courses, arts and culture that have been ranked in the top 10% in the nation and a lively downtown  
• Less than an hour to Cincinnati and only 75 miles to Columbus