Lighthouse Lab Services is partnering with a top-notch laboratory headquartered in Nashville who's looking for a Histotechnician to join their team.
A Histotechnician 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.
-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 with other departments within and subsidiaries.
-Nothing in the job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
-Other duties as assigned.
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.
-Minimum of one year experience working in a histology lab, performing microtomy and/or embedding is required.
At Lighthouse Lab Services, we offer solutions to help start, grow, and run clinical laboratories. Our recruiting team has over 16 years of proven success placing job seekers in positions ranging from entry level Medical Technologists to seasoned Laboratory Directors. We recruit nationwide, for permanent and travel positions with clients ranging from small hospitals to large reference laboratories.
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