Performs those histology procedures and support functions that have been approved by the Laboratory Director or his designee, and for which he/she has received orientation/training and has been found competent, under the supervision of the histology supervisor and pathologists.
Education and/or experience: Must have the education and training required for ASCP certification as a Histology Technician, or training and experience deemed by laboratory management to be equal to ASCP certification.
Knowledge: Must have the knowledge necessary to complete the on the job orientation through the histology section; must have the scientific and technical knowledge required to trouble shoot histology processes.
Skills: Must have good verbal and written communication skills; must have good problem solving skills. Must have sufficient mechanical skills to operate, troubleshoot, and repair laboratory instruments and/or follow directions to troubleshoot and/or repair laboratory instruments.
Abilities: Must have high level of manual dexterity; must be able to multitask; must be able to prioritize multiple demands; must be able to respond professionally in emergency situations.
About this company
Blount Memorial Hospital is more than just a hospital. It is a not-for-profit organization that includes a 304-bed acute care hospital on its main campus, but also features a growing physicians group with specialty clinics, inpatient and outpatient diagnostic services, fitness facilities and a senior living facility campus. With a strong emphasis on community, Blount Memorial’s mission is to improve the health and well-being of the entire community.
Location/Region: Maryville, TN (US)