Pathology Support Technician (PST), M-F 12-6PM, Pathology

Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Feb 26, 2021
Closes
Apr 15, 2021
Ref
R-013200
Hours
Full Time
Adventist HealthCare and Capital Choice Pathology Laboratory seek to hire an experienced Pathology Support Technician who will embrace our mission to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing.

As a Pathology Support Tech you will:
• Provide technical and/or administrative support for the Pathology department and/or gross rooms at various locations.
• Receive pathology specimens from the operating room, endoscopy, labor and delivery and outreach clients
• Accession specimens and prepare tissue cassettes for the pathologist assistant
• Assist with in room procedures and adult/fetal autopsies as needed
• Prepare stained slides for frozen sections and bone marrows
• Ensure and demonstrate commitment to patient safety when accepting specimens from internal hospital departments and external physician clients. •
• Demonstrate the ability to work closely interdepartmentally with professional and clinical staff solving specimen handling issues, including incorrectly submitted specimens with emphasis on minimizing risk to patients.

Qualifications include:
• High School diploma required
• Laboratory experience preferred
• Strong attention to detail

At Adventist HealthCare our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:
• Work life balance through non rotating shifts
• Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
• Free Employee parking
• Competitive comprehensive benefit plans offered (including health, disability, PTO and 403B retirement plan with matching and 3 year vesting)
• 100% Coverage for inpatient care - at Adventist HealthCare facilities
• 100% Coverage for urgent care nationwide - after copay

As a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has earned a reputation for high-quality, compassionate care. Adventist HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in Montgomery County.

If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference.

Work Schedule:

30 hours/week Monday-Friday 12pm-6pm at Shady Grove Medical Center.

Tobacco and Drug Statement

Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine and drug use.

While some jurisdictions, including Maryland, permit the use of marijuana for medical purposes, marijuana continues to be classified as an illegal drug under the federal Controlled Substances Act. As a result, medical marijuana use will not be accepted as a valid explanation for a positive drug test result.

Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine) and marijuana. Those testing positive 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. We are committed to attracting, engaging, and developing the best people to cultivate our mission-centric culture. Our goal is to have a welcoming, equitable, and safe place to work and grow for all employees, no matter their background. 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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