Histotechnologist II

Silver Spring, MD
Apr 03, 2019
Aug 27, 2019
Full Time
The Histology Technologist II performs histology laboratory testing, other lab functions and duties for inpatients and outpatients according to Laboratory policy and procedures. Perform quality control and maintenance procedures in accordance with policy and participate in Laboratory Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement Initiatives.
Performs and documents all aspects of routine histology procedures in an efficient and superior manner., that may include:
1. Microtomy
2. Embedding
3. Special stains
4. Routine staining
5. Quality control
6. Performs periodic maintenance and troubleshoots instruments as needed
7. Gross prosecting of small specimens including non gyn preparation
8. Immunohistochemistry
9. Recycling solvents and formalin
10. Sign out and distribution of slides
11. Other duties as assigned

Work Schedule:

Science degree (AS or BS); HT/HTL certified or eligible and a minimum of at least 2 years of experience as a bench tech in histology is preferred.

Work Schedule: Monday - Friday; 2am - 10:30am

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Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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