The Henry Ford Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is seeking a board certified pathologist to be associate director of the system-wide Division of Transfusion Medicine (TM). The Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, is a leading US academic medical center, the largest healthcare delivery system in Southeast Michigan and a Malcolm Baldrige national quality award winner. The Pathology Department is an integrated product line overseeing laboratory testing at 5 system hospitals, 30 clinic delivery sites, and a growing outreach program. It is further recognized as the world’s leading Lean management laboratory enterprise and the only ISO 15189 accredited laboratory in Michigan. The Department is composed of 42 senior staff pathologists and clinical scientists, complemented by 750 technical staff, with case volumes of 12 million clinical laboratory tests that include 63,000 transfusions. TM is a Core Laboratory located at Henry Ford Hospital that serves all delivery sites. The associate director will report to the TM Division Head and be involved with the professional operations of transfusion, therapeutic apheresis, regulations and accreditation, quality assurance, Lean management, education and research initiatives.
Interested applicants should submit CV, a statement describing previous accomplishments and future direction, with names of 3 references to:
Richard Zarbo, MD
Sr. Vice President and Chair
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
2799 W. Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202