System VP Lab Services

Lifespan | Providence, Rhode Island 02903

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: March 22, 2023
Opportunity Code: 32571


System-Wide Opportunity to be the new Vice President of Laboratory Services.


The Position

  • The Vice President of Laboratory Services is responsible for the collaborative development and implementation of the operating plans across multiple sites.
  • This position works closely with the Chief of Pathology, Director of Anatomic Pathology, Director of Clinical pathology, and Senior Vice President Lifespan Clinical Service Lines to develop strategy and goals for the Service.
  • Focus on managing the cost quality and service, as well as long term strategic initiatives while developing annual and ongoing operational capital and business plans.
  • Oversees the centralized laboratory operations at each location as well as the outreach laboratory services which includes over 50 patient service centers.
  • The Vice President provides a work environment that promotes team development and professional growth for associates.
  • Seeking a professional, strategic leader with excellent communication and listening skills who has the ability to be flexible within the role.


  • Bachelor's degree required; masters preferred.
  • At least ten years of experience managing complex laboratory services and administration preferably in an academic medical center multi-hospital and outpatient.

The Organization

  • Lifespan, Rhode Island's first and largest healthcare system, is a comprehensive, integrated, academic health system affiliated with The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Lifespan's partners include Rhode Island Hospital and its Hasbro Children's Hospital, The Miriam Hospital, Bradley Hospital, Newport Hospital, Gateway Healthcare, Lifespan Physician Group and Coastal Medical.
  • A not-for-profit organization, Lifespan is overseen by a board of volunteer community leaders who are guided by its mission: Delivering health with care.
  • As Rhode Island's largest private employer, their employees represent a broad spectrum of experience, occupations, and cultural backgrounds and are guided by shared values.
  • Throughout Lifespan's network of nationally recognized hospitals, you'll find a commitment to community well-being and world-class nursing, allied health and corporate opportunities.

The Community

  • Providence is the capital of Rhode Island and home to Brown University and the Rhode Island School of Design.
  • The area is one of the nation’s hottest culinary destinations with more than 100 mouthwatering restaurant options.
  • Enjoy local favorites like WaterFire Providence, a series of bonfires along the three rivers near downtown, or explore the waterways by gondola or kayak.
  • During the holiday season, you can view holiday lights all around town, take photos with Santa, go ice skating, or experience The Hip Hop Nutcracker.




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