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Histotechnician at Shea Medical Center Per Diem Days

at HonorHealth

Posted: 9/27/2019
Job Status: On Call
Job Reference #: 2019-21463
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Job Description

  • Job LocationUS-AZ-SCOTTSDALE
    Requisition ID
    2019-21463
    Shift
    01 - Days
    Department
    LAB Anatomic Pathology
    Facility
    Shea Medical Center
    Position Type
    PRN (On-call)
    Physical Work Location and New Employee Orientation Location : Address
    9003 E. Shea Blvd
    Work Hours
    Variable
  • Overview

    HonorHealth is a non-profit, local healthcare organization known for community service and outstanding medical quality. HonorHealth encompasses five acute care hospitals with approximately 11,500 employees and 4,500 volunteers, over 70 primary and specialty care practices, clinical research, medical education, an inpatient rehabilitation hospital, an Accountable Care Organization, two foundations, and extensive community services.

    HonorHealth is a leader in medical innovation, talent and technology with a genuine commitment to your growth. The health system's vibrant careers take place in an environment filled with opportunity and respect because we see the HONOR in you.

    Qualifications

    Education
    Other HT/HTL(ASCP) registry eligible Required

    Experience
    2 years in histology or successful completion of NAACLS Accredited Histotechnician program within last 5 years Required
    Other Ability to read English language
    Ability to write English language
    Required

    Responsibilities

    Job Summary
    The HISTOTECHNICIAN performs technical procedures in the histology section of the laboratory including fixes, sections and stains tissue.
    • Sections tissue using a microtome insuring correct thickness, without sectioning artifact, and places tissue on a glass slide for staining.
    • Embeds tissue to insure correct orientation and positioning for sectioning.
    • Process tissue to insure adequate fixation.
    • Provides for the H&E staining of tissue and for coverslipping.
    • Performs quality control functions according to section guidelines.
    • Performs and documents instrument function verification, preventative maintenance, and troubleshooting on all equipment to ensure proper operation.
    • Actively participates in laboratory programs established for the purpose of maintaining/improving the quality of laboratory services, individual growth, and safety in the work environment
    • Ensures compliance with CAP regulations, hospital compliance programs, the Laboratory Safety Management Plan, departmental policies and procedures.
    • Assists in maintaining current policy and procedure manuals to aide employees in performing defined protocols.
    • Performs filing duties as necessary.



    It is the policy of HonorHealth to provide equal opportunity in employment. Selection and employment of applicants will be made on the basis of their qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or any other legally protected status.

    Please review the Equal Employment Opportunity poster.

    Please review the Equal Employment Opportunity Poster.HonorHealth wants all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities. If you are an applicant with a disability who is unable to use our online tools to search and apply for jobs, please contact us at EmploymentOffice@HonorHealth.com . Please indicate the specifics of the assistance needed. This option is reserved only for individuals with disabilities that are unable to use the online tools and is not intended for other purposes.

    Application Instructions

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