Primary responsibilities include performing all necessary histology procedure pertaining to accessioning and technical prepraration of all surgical specimens. Additional responsibilities include performing a variety of special stain procedures and function with a Pathologist in preparing frozen section slides.
Successful completion of an accredited Histotechnician or Histotechnologist program preferred.
Two years of college course work with emphasis in a science curriculum or equivalent (see part D.)
1 year experience working in a Histology Laboratory required.
HT or HTL ASCP certification required.
Must be detail-oriented and possess problem solving skills.
Interpersonal skills necessary to effectively communicate with section personnel.
Excellent customer service skills necessary in order to deal effectively with various levels of hospital personnel, outside customers and community groups.
Demonstrates knowledge of basic human anatomy.
Basic computer skills preferred.
Demonstrates an understanding of the procedures, techniques and equipment used in assigned area of responsibility.
St. Joseph Mercy Oakland - 14 months ago