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Histology Techno

2021-12-29
  • Location LAREDO, TX (Laredo Medical Center)
    Full Time
  • Department Laboratory - Pathology
  • Field Laboratory
  • Full Time

Job Description

Laredo Medical Center is looking for a Histology Tech for our Laboratory Department. This position accurately orients tissue in paraffin blocks. Produces high quality slides using a microtome. Performs special stains as required. Performs and assists with frozen sections. Assists pathologist with bone marrow biopsies. Enters surgical specimen data into the laboratory computer system. Performs cytoprepatory duties as needed. Monitors instrumentation for daily quality control and preventative maintenance. Willingly accepts other duties as required.

Laredo Medical Center is looking for a Histology Tech for our Laboratory Department. This position accurately orients tissue in paraffin blocks. Produces high quality slides using a microtome. Performs special stains as required. Performs and assists with frozen sections. Assists pathologist with bone marrow biopsies. Enters surgical specimen data into the laboratory computer system. Performs cytoprepatory duties as needed. Monitors instrumentation for daily quality control and preventative maintenance. Willingly accepts other duties as required. Reports to the Laboratory Director/Manager/Supervisor.  

Job Requirements Include: 

Education: Education: High school graduate required. Completion of course work in Histopathology preferred.  

Experience:  Three years experience in a laboratory as a phlebotomist, MLT or MT required. Registered or registry eligible histotechnician or histotechnologist--no previous experience required.

Licenses and Certifications: Registered or registry eligible histotechnologist or histotechnician (HT(ASCP), HLT(ASCP) preferred. For registry eligible, registry must be achieved within 1 year of employment.

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