University Health System is currently looking for a Certified Histotechnician 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 Accurately verifies patient materials, processes and prepares tissue specimens for microscopic examination to aid physicians in determining, confirming or prescribing treatment for patients. Demonstrates proficiency and understanding on all aspects pertaining to histological techniques. Utilizes LIS in conjunction with advanced bar code tracking system to record and locate specimens throughout the processing phases. Maintains records and specimen storage.
High school diploma or equivalent experience and successful completion of an approved structured histology program by a recognized agency. Two years histopathology recommended.
Certification by the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC) as a Histotechnician.