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Histology Technician

Posted:

  • Category Ancillary Services
  • Department Pathology
  • Schedule PRN
  • Shift Variable

Job Description

Receives and accurately processes surgical or diagnostic tissue specimens from various hospital departments and physician offices. Accurately prepares histologic/cytological slides from tissue sections or body fluids for microscopic examination and diagnosis by Pathologist. Identifies, prepares, cuts, stains and preserves specimens in such a manner to assist the Pathologist to render a reliable diagnosis. Maintains Pathology Laboratory equipment and supplies. Maintains accurate files. Maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in QI activities.

Qualifications

High School diploma or equivalent.

Histologic Technician training at a certified training program/healthcare careers college or on the job training.

One year related experience.

Basic computer knowledge and word processing skills.