Assists Pathologist, Histology Technician or Histology Technologist with histology specimen management and histological staining. Assures proper maintenance of equipment, provision of adequate supplies and cleanliness of the pathology lab (tissue lab) and morgue. Files slides, consults and retrieves slides/blocks as requested by the Pathologist.
Accessions and prepares surgical specimens for processing and testing.
Assists pathologist with staining of frozen section specimens.
Maintains reagent/supplies inventory.
May assist Pathologists in the performance of autopsies.
Bachelorï¿½s/ Masterï¿½s degree from an accredited Pathology Assistant program. Able to read, write and speak English.
PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIRED:
Certification as a pathology assistant preferred
Primary Location: Worcester, Massachusetts
Facility: Saint Vincent Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905038948
About Saint Vincent Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.