<!--[if !supportLists]--><!--[endif]-->Memorial Central - Lab Histology
<!--[if !supportLists]--><!--[endif]-->48 hours/pay period (bi-weekly)
<!--[if !supportLists]--><!--[endif]-->First Shift Days - Monday through Friday
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Summary Histotechnologist Provides high quality routine Hematoxylin and Eosin, immunohistochemically and histochemically stained slides to pathologist for routine or complex diagnosis and prognostic markers. <!--[if !supportLineBreakNewLine]--> <!--[endif]-->
Embeds and sections processed tissue sections to produce slides for diagnosis. Sections frozen tissue to produce slides for quick diagnosis during surgical procedures.
Performs special staining techniques for interstitial elements of tissue sections to include micro-organisms and various cellular components including antigens and enzymes for complex diagnosis and prognostic markers.
Conducts research and titrations of new antibodies used as diagnostic tools for diagnosis and prognosis. Serves as a consultant to laboratory staff and other clinical areas as needed.
<!--[if !supportLists]--><!--[endif]-->Maintains immediate work area and equipment used for embedding and sectioning specimens. Maintains processing equipment, strainers and solutions used in the process <!--[if !supportLineBreakNewLine]--> <!--[endif]-->
Associate's Degree in related field and graduate of an accredited Histotechnican or Histotechnologist program, or qualified by CLIA grandfather exception.
Certified as a Histotechnologist (HTL) or Histotechnican (HT) by the American Society for Clinical Pathology.
IF APPLICABLE: Due to Point of Care Testing duties associated with this position, upon hire, a copy of highest level of education (diploma, degree, or transcripts) would be required to present to the hiring manager. If this is available to you at this time, please attach it with your resume in one document.
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