Histotechnologist I - On-Call - req80500
Company: Quest Diagnostics Health & Wellness
Location: Pompano Beach
Posted on: November 17, 2021
Histotechnologist I - On-Call - Pompano Beach, FLSchedule:
On-Call - Hours will vary.JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Perform routine and non-routine activities involved in the
preparation of slides for microscopic evaluation by pathologist(s),
according to policies and procedures.
- Capable of performing all of the duties/responsibilities of a
Histotechnician I and II.
- Ensure proper accessioning and labeling of all tissue
- Process paperwork associated with accessioning and
- Ensure proper tissue processing.
- Embed processed tissue in paraffin.
- Perform microtomy of embedded tissue.
- Prepare slides for routine Hematoxylin and Eosin staining.
- Perform cover slipping of stained slides either manually or
- Prepare solutions and reagents for special stain
- Obtain and validate tissue used in special stains.
- Perform all special stain procedures.
- May prepare solutions and reagents for IHC procedures.
- May obtain and validate control material used in IHC
- May perform IHC testing.
- Perform filing of finished blocks and slides.
- Perform routine maintenance and cleaning of equipment and
troubleshoot minor equipment failures. Document remedial actions
such as repairs or repeated tests.
- Provide training and guidance to Histotechnicians, students and
- Adhere to laboratory's quality control policies and document
all quality control activities.
- Ensure all corporate safety, quality control and quality
assurance standards are met.
- Ensure compliance with all local, federal, CLIA and CAP
- Maintain a clean and well-organized work area.
- Other duties, as assigned by supervisor. JOB
- Florida Histotechnician or Histotechnologists License
- -ASCP Histotechnician or Histotechnologists
- AA or AS degree or equivalent training and experience Work
- 1-3 years experience as a Histotechnician Special Requirements:
HT (ASCP) or HTL (ASCP)Physical and Mental Requirements: - -
- Ability to stay focused under stressful conditions
- Can receive constructive feedback
- Respond to unexpected change without loss of motivation
- Can work with a team with diversified backgrounds
- Accept additional responsibilities with a positive
- Ability for tolerance and stamina
- Ability to sit in one position for long periods of time.
- Good motor skills.
- Hand eye coordination
- Ability to maintain repetitive motion tasks.Key Word Search:
Histology, - - IHC, Grossing, Embedding, Microtomy,
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