Managing Director - AMP- Newtown Square, Pennsylvania in Newtown Square, PA at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 4/27/2020

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Job Description

Recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the “World’s Most Admired Companies,” Quest Diagnostics is the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services that doctors and patients need to make better healthcare decisions. They are pioneers in developing innovative diagnostic tests and advanced healthcare information technology solutions that help improve patient care.

With corporate headquarters in Secaucus, NJ, Quest Diagnostics is a Fortune 500 company, traded on the New York Stock Exchange and included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index.  With 2018 revenues of $7.53 Billion, and approximately 46,000 employees and 6,600 patient locations across the US, Quest Diagnostics serves half of the physicians and hospitals in the US with their large variety of products and services. 

The company offers the broadest access to diagnostic testing services through its network of laboratories and patient service centers, and provides interpretive consultation through its extensive medical and scientific staff. Quest Diagnostics also provides services to employers, life insurance companies, other commercial labs, clinics, health plans, government agencies, and organizations involved in clinical trials research.

Approximately 150 million times each year, patients and their physicians rely upon Quest Diagnostics results to make important healthcare decisions.

Quest Diagnostics Healthcare IT solutions connect over 165,000 physicians.  Approximately one third of U.S. physicians – and many of the country’s leading hospitals and health systems – relies on Quest Diagnostics healthcare information solutions to foster better patient care and improve their business performance.

Dermpath Diagnostics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Quest Diagnostics and is exclusively focused on providing exceptional Dermatopathology services, and is backed by an unrivaled team of over 70 board-certified Dermatopathologists, advanced diagnostic technologies and unparalleled clinician/patient support.

Our mission is to provide accurate, clear and prompt diagnoses.  We also strive to develop confident relationships with our referring clinicians, and we are fully committed to assisting in providing the best healthcare for every patient.

We are currently looking for a Managing Director to lead our Dermpath Diagnostics practice in Newtown Square, PA.


Basic Purpose:

The Managing Director will be responsible for the medical quality of this Dermatopathology Lab including the hiring, management and training of Dermatopathologists.  S/He will lead a team that executes the PC component with high quality and efficiency and will partner closely with the practice operations lead to drive the overall operations of a dermatopathology practice.  Shared responsibilities include the services and service levels provided to customers, the working environment of its employees, and the practice’s overall financial performance. 

This assignment requires close collaboration with leaders and physicians within the Division and across other lines of the Company’s business.  With operations leadership, the Managing Director develops and implements sound policies to improve performance, methods, and quality of medical services provided by the practice.  

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Hires, manages and develops Dermatopathologists to provide high quality diagnosis in a timely manner and work collaborate with the technical team to optimize our offering and workplace community.

  • Guides and directs practice leaders and physicians to increase effectiveness, revenue, new business and quality output.

  • Develops and establishes measures to improve the quality of medical services provided by the practice

  • Confers with division leaders, senior leaders, other managers and physicians to review practice operations and discuss required changes in goals or objectives resulting from current status and conditions.

  • Partners closely with practice operations leader to drive profitable growth.  Interact with Finance, Sales and Operations leaders to ensure practice revenues and OM are monitored and on target

  • Efficiently manages the Dermatopathologist team and partners with operations to ensure that financial budgets are met.  Ensures that financial controls are in place and there are no surprises in business performance or billing performance.

  • Participates on leadership teams in an effort to standardize and improve operations within the Division or Company, as appropriate.

  • Works in partnership with the DermPath leadership team to enhance customer relationships and revenue opportunities. 

  • Works in partnership with Human Resources for the recruitment, selection, retention and motivation of physicians and employees including training, development, and performance management.

  • Maintains confidentiality of sensitive information concerning patients, physicians, employees, clients, vendors, and the Company.

    This position will lead a team of 12 Dermatopathologists who handle approximately 1800 parts a day.


  • Our ideal candidate will possess a minimum of 5-10 years of experience as a Dermatopathologist.

  • A minimum of 5 years of leadership within a robust Dermatopathology practice.

  • Broader experience in Healthcare Management is preferred, but not required.

  • Customer/clinician and patient centricity are essential, as is an understanding of laboratory operations and workflow management in a high-volume reference laboratory environment                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           *CB* 

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