Would you be interested in working in a small hospital where you could have a direct affect on patient care and be an important part of a team?
Would you like to live or work in a small town close to Columbus, Ohio so you can be offered all the amenities of a small town and big city at the same time?
Then this could be an opportunity for you.
The Histology Technician is responsible to perform pre-analytical specimen processing on surgical tissue.
Provide outstanding customer service to internal and external customers.
Scope of responsibility may include maintenance of equipment, embeds tissue in proper size base mold, appropriately levels tissue in blocks, prepares tissue slides of uniform thickness without compressions, folds, or chatter marks, and cover slips slides without air bubbles.
Must demonstrate ability to keep accurate records, to include specimen identification through all steps of processing and specimen registration via the hospital and laboratory information system.
Maintains knowledge of histology special stains and immunohistochemical stains.
May provide assistance in area of Cytoprocessing.
Maintains knowledge and assists the organization in complying with all regulatory agencies including CAP, HFAP, OSHA, and HIPPA.
Maintains the highest level of professionalism and confidentiality at all times.
Performs other functions as assigned.
Completion of an accredited HLT or HT program, HLT(ASCP) or equivalent, HT(ASCP).
Will consider a new grad, but preference will be given to experienced candidates.
Day shift, Mon-Fri(4am-12:30pm).
Must be proficient with Tissue Processors, Micrometers, Immunohistochemical and Special Staining Instrumentation.
The hospital will offer an hourly range between $46K-70K depending on experience and a full benefit package.