The Advanced Histopathology Technician has a high level of responsibility for technical oversight and is expected to carry out assigned tasks of considerable difficulty independently. The incumbent requires strong practical knowledge of the anatomic pathology laboratory practice. He or she performs difficult and specialized histological, histochemical, & immunohistochemical procedures. The technician is responsible for independently troubleshooting issues with instruments & resolving problems.
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