The Histology Technician - HT be responsible for accessioning specimens and assisting Pathologists during gross examination. Prepare microscopic slides of formalin fixed and frozen tissue for diagnostic evaluation and perform routine and special stains. Under the supervision of the pathology supervisor, performs all technical histology laboratory’s functions which are included but not limited to accessioning, tissue processing, embedding, microtomy, routine H&E staining, special stains, immunohistochemical stains, cytology technical functions as well as other duties in the area.
Completion of a NAACLS accredited histotechnology program or Associate degree plus one year full time experience in histopathology within the last three years under the supervision of a pathologist
ASCP certification as a Histotechnician (HT) required.
Knowledge of programming and operation of general laboratory. Ability to use microscope, cryostat, tissue processors, and strainers.
Internal Number: HISTO01503
About Trivergent Health Alliance, MSO
Trivergent Health Alliance MSO is a new management support and services company that is a subsidiary of Trivergent Health Alliance, the new regional partnership formed between Frederick Regional Health System, Meritus Health and Western Maryland Health System. Trivergent Health Alliance MSO will assist the three health systems in finding efficiencies and economies of scale in today’s fiscally-challenging health care environment while improving the patient experience, the quality of patient care and the health status of each community.