Company: Staff Icons
Posted on: September 25, 2022
JOB SUMMARY: A Histotechnician (HT) prepares human body tissue
for examination by other laboratory professionals. The person in
this position performs embedding, microtomy, and all related
histology tasks. This position also performs special stain and IHC
procedures as directed. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Embed all types of
tissue Section all types of paraffin embedded tissue Follow set
protocols and procedures for embedding and microtomy Keep embedding
area, microtome, and workstation clean and clutter free and
maintain proper QC Maintain fresh solutions, stains and/or
re-agents Perform special stain and/or IHC procedures as directed
Assist with case assembly and distribution as needed File blocks
and slides as needed Properly handle and dispose of hazardous waste
Assists in documentation and maintaining effective department QA
programs and monitors. Exercise all laboratory safety precautions
and adhere to lab procedures as stated in procedure manuals.
Perform all job responsibilities in alignment with the industry's
best security practices and regulatory guidelines to protect the
confidentiality, integrity, and availability of protected health
information and other sensitive company data. Must be familiar with
and abide by the Corporate Compliance Program and all Corporate
policies, including the Privacy and Security policies. Work
Schedule Mon-Fri: 10:00pm-6:30am/11:00pm-7:30am (rotating between
these hours) Requirements EDUCATION & LICENSURE: High school
diploma or GED required. Must have completed on the job histology
training or documented formal histology training. Maintains
appropriate continuing education for certification if appropriate.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum of one year experience working in a histology
lab, performing microtomy and/or embedding is required.
Keywords: Staff Icons, Nashville , Histotechnician, Other , Nashville, Tennessee
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!