HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Histology Technician in Richmond, Virginia
· Processes tissue specimens for microscopic examination__ identifies, prepares, cuts and stains tissue for pathologist, under the supervision of pathologist and histotechs.
Performs automated and manual testing
Assesses specimen integrity ensuring appropriate identification
Performs and documents QC, instrument maintenance and calibration as indicated by policy.
Monitors specimen integrity and ensures acceptable levels of performance**
Pick up gross specimens in a timely manner and accurately prepares sections of tissue for slide preparation.**
Demonstrates correct technique to prepare hematoxylin and eosin slides.**
Prepares solutions according to procedure manual.**
Assists pathologist with frozen sections with accuracy**
Performs special stains with accuracy**
Prepares send outs accurately**
- Enters information into LIS with accuracy**
Education: Courses in biology, anatomy, physiology, chemistry and histology helpful.
Licensure: Current A.S.C.P. registration as Histology Technician, or eligible.
Experience: Must be proficient in all areas of histology/cytology.
Title: Histology Technician
Location: Virginia-Richmond-Henrico Doctors Hospital Forest
Requisition ID: 00448-34794