Histology Technician

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National Coalition of Healthcare Recruiters
Job Overview

(Only QUALIFIED Healthcare Professionals accepted) Laboratory Technologist/Technician – JOB SUMMARY:
A Histotechnician (HT) prepares human body tissue for examination by other laboratory professionals. The person in this position performs embedding, microtomy, and all related histology tasks. This position also performs special stain and IHC procedures as directed.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Embed all types of tissue
Section all types of paraffin embedded tissue
Follow set protocols and procedures for embedding and microtomy
Keep embedding area, microtome, and workstation clean and clutter free and maintain proper QC
Maintain fresh solutions, stains and|or re-agents
Perform special stain and|or IHC procedures as directed
Assist with case assembly and distribution as needed
File blocks and slides as needed
Properly handle and dispose of hazardous waste
Assists in documentation and maintaining effective department QA programs and monitors.
Exercise all laboratory safety precautions and adhere to lab procedures as stated in procedure manuals.
Perform all job responsibilities in alignment with the industry’s best security practices and regulatory guidelines to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of protected health information and other sensitive company data.
Must be familiar with and abide by the Corporate Compliance Program and all Corporate policies, including the Privacy and Security policies.


EDUCATION & LICENSURE:
High school diploma or GED required.
Must have completed on the job histology training or documented formal histology training.
Maintains appropriate continuing education for certification if appropriate.


EXPERIENCE:
Minimum of one year experience working in a histology lab, performing microtomy and|or embedding is required.


If you would like more information, please APPLY or contact Megan at Megan@ka-recruiting.com! You can also call|text at 617-746-2768.

Job Detail
  • Job IDnchcr-2330222
  • StreetN/A
  • StateTennessee
  • Postal CodeN/A
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