HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Histotechnologist (Part Time) in Houston, Texas

Houston NW Medical Center – Houston, TX

_Histotechnologist - Lab_

Since 1973,Houston Northwest Medical Centerhas been providing comprehensive healthcare to the North Houston communities. The hospital is known for its maternity and women’s services, including a Level II Neonatal ICU, and for its cardiac care as well as bariatric and diabetes programs. In addition to its hospital emergency room, Houston North West Medical Center operates two urgent Houston NW Medical Center Hospital is currently looking for aHistotechnologist– Lab.

POSITION SUMMARY: Major Tasks, Duties, and Responsibilities Under the direction of the Pathologist and Laboratory Director, the Histology Technician performs tissue processing, slide preparation, staining, tissue embedding, block cutting, preparation of cytology specimens, frozen sections and assisting with bone marrow procedures. The Histology Technician is required to demonstrate an understanding of specimen, preparation, processing and storage, as well as how to retrieve departmental slides and reports and an understanding of department inventory and ordering supplies is also required. Clerical duties include, but not limited to, the completion and/or interpretation of Pathology forms, requisitions, reports, logs and charge sheets. The Histology Technician has a clear and knowledgeable understanding of the hospital policies and procedures including technical safety, infection control and disaster policies. Must be experienced with using the microscope and training as required. He/she will perform tasks as assigned by the Supervisor within his/her scope of training.

Prefer graduate of two year college program with 1 year(s) training in an accredited school of Histotechnology Prefer ASCP certification or Equivalent 1 year(s) of hospital experience as a Histotechnologist, and prefer 2 years Must have specific technical knowledge of laboratory testing methods and theory pertinent to job position. The need knowledge of operating and maintaining laboratory instruments pertinent to job position

Job: *Laboratory

Title: Histotechnologist (Part Time)

Location: Texas-Houston-Houston Northwest Medical Center

Requisition ID: 26920-90068