University Health System is currently looking for a Histocompatibility Technologist to join our team. This is an exciting opportunity to join a company with a reputation for exceptional service and patient care.
POSITION SUMMARY/RESPONSIBILITIES To possess technical skills necessary to assume responsibility for performing histocompatibility testing for organ and stem cell transplantation, platelet transfusion and disease risk analysis; and other histocompatibility and immunogenetics testing procedures including performance of virtual cross match tests. Evaluates test results for accuracy and submits results for the purpose of aiding the physician and transplant team in diagnostic and therapeutic treatment of patients. Performs analyses that may involve a complex network of steps, variable fine-line discriminations of several parameters, correction of a variety of errors, and the operation and maintenance of complicated instruments.
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in medical technology, clinical laboratory, chemical, physical, or biological science OR High school graduate or equivalent and successfully completed military training of 50 or more weeks and served as a medical laboratory specialist.