Parkview North Hospital Lab Histologist in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Parkview Regional Medical Center-PRMC Lab Histology Professional - Non Clinical - Part Time, Days, Monday-Friday 8:30a - 5:00p; every third weekend, on-call Posted 2018-08-22 Req # 133760 Summary The Histologist consistently provides excellent customer service to patients and customers of the laboratory and works closely with coworkers to meet the needs of physicians, nurses and patients. The Histologist is responsible for the cytological and histological tissue preparations for examination by the Pathologist, including frozen sections, autopsy tissues, surgical tissues, cytology cases, gross specimen photography, and gross tissue examinations. The Histologist is responsible for accurately and quickly performing a variety of duties within the Histology department including assisting in gross tissue examinations, embedding, cutting, stains, special stains, immuno-histochemical and immuno-fluorescent studies, filing, tracking and accessioning. The Histologist adheres to performance and quality standards. Responsible for clinical instrument maintenance. Responsible for training of other laboratory co-workers. Participates in the overall functioning of the clinical laboratory, participating on committees and projects. Responsible for keeping the laboratory in continuous readiness for inspection. Possesses knowledge of techniques, instruments, and the basic medical sciences. Responsible for the consequences of his/her own decisions. # Education Must have successfully completed a histotechnology program. Due to CLIA regulations, transcripts of education and training will be verified. # Licensure/Certification Must be a certified Histologic Technician (HT ASCP) or Histotechnologist (HTL ASCP). . Other Qualifications Must be able to lift 40 pounds. Must have good verbal and written communication skills. #