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Responsible for preparing tissue specimens obtained from surgical procedures or autopsies by fixing, dehydrating, paraffinizing, embedding, cutting and staining for microscopic examination and analysis by the pathologist on a timely basis. Processes and stains cytology specimens and assists in special procedures as needed. Monitors stains with control slides as well as maintenance on all equipment within the Histology section of the laboratory.
Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Is a graduate of an accredited histotechnology program with HT(ASCP) certification
Has 60 semester hours of academic credit AND one year of experience with HT(ASCP) certification
Service oriented attitude to relate and communicate effectively with co-workers, patients, families and medical staff. Intermediate computer skills required. Ability and willingness to learn multiple software applications. Organizational skills needed to work efficiently and produce results in expected time frames.
Working Conditions Reporting Relationships
Works with potential exposure to infectious diseases such as Hepatitis or AIDS, caustic agents, needle punctures and other hazards; intermittent exposure to odors or fumes; works in ventilated and well lighted areas.
Reports to assigned Technical Team Leader
Matrix reporting to Pathologists
Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.
We’ll also reward your hard work with:
- Great health, dental and vision plans
- Prescription drug coverage
- Flexible spending accounts
- Life insurance w/AD&D
- An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
- Paid time off
- Tuition reimbursement
- And a lot more
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Days (United States of America)
Mercy Health provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law. If you require accommodation in the application process please contact our Human Resources Department at (513)952-5280 or by email at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]. This department will make sure you get connected with a Human Resources representative that can assist you.