Histotechnologist Full-Time Days, 5:00am-1:30pm, rotating days
The career opportunities offered throughout Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) are as unique and diverse as each one of our 4,000+ employees. Join our team to create a healthier tomorrow for yourself and for the one million people who trust us for compassionate quality care.
The Histotechnologist maintains the principals of Lean Thinking and creates a work environment that positively promotes process improvement.
Essential Job Duties:
Takes the initiative and uses innovative ideas to add value to benefit the organization and take ownership of the outcome
Maintains inter- and intradepartmental work flow by fostering a spirit of cooperation
Manage laboratory supplies anticipating needs
Perform embedding, sectioning, special stains, immunohistochemistry, and frozen sections
Ensure that established productivity guidelines are followed
Conduct quality control checks and document for each lab procedure on a daily basis
Clinical education in a Histotechnician (HT) program accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) or an Associate’s Degree in a related field from a accredited college or university and training at a hospital
HT (ASCP) or HTL (ASCP) or eligible. Certification must be attained within one year of hire
One year of experience working in an acute care facility as a HT or HTL preferred
You will flourish in our friendly, stable team environment and develop your skills in a progressive, technology-advanced setting that cares about employee and patient satisfaction.
Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC), a regional health system headquartered in Annapolis, Md., serves an area of more than one million people. Founded in 1902, AAMC includes a 380-bed not-for-profit hospital, a medical group, imaging services, a substance use treatment center, and other health enterprises. In addition to a 57-acre Annapolis campus, AAMC has outpatient pavilions in Bowie, Kent Islan...d, Odenton and Waugh Chapel. AAMC is nationally recognized for its joint replacement center, emergency heart attack response and cancer care. A leader in women's services, AAMC delivers the state's second highest number of births annually and has a Level 3 neonatal intensive care unit. With more than 1,000 medical staff members, 3,900 employees and 750 volunteers, AAMC consistently receives awards for quality, patient satisfaction and innovation. In August 2017, Anne Arundel Medical Center was recognized as a top hospital in the region by U.S. News & World Report. AAMC was ranked 5th on the list of Best Hospitals in Maryland. We also achieved Magnet® recognition in 2014 through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) which ensures that rigorous standards for nursing excellence are met.