Lahey Health Histology Technologist, Pathology, per diem in Beverly, Massachusetts

Job Description

Position Summary:

Processes tissue specimens and prepares microscopic slides for Pathologists' & Cytotechnologists? use in patient diagnoses. Assists Pathologist on surgical bench. Assumes responsibility for compliance with all standards, quality control/quality assurance activities, inventory control, cost containment practices, policies, and procedures as required by regulatory/accrediting agencies, hospital and/or laboratory administration to ensure the overall accuracy reliability and quality of information relayed to the customer. Acts as a liaison between customers and the laboratory to promote increased customer satisfaction with laboratory services by both successfully answering inquires/resolving problems and by presenting a positive, professional image. Performs applicable LIS procedures. As assigned,

Qualifications

Requires knowledge in general biology, anatomy, physiology, and chemistry with an understanding of the scientific method Performs a variety of technical procedures that result in the creation of microscopic slide preparations including:

specimen collection and triage specimen processing embedding and microtomy techniques routine, special and IHC staining special specimen preparation

Operates and maintains lab instruments Maintains records and documentation required to manage the daily workflow and provide QC/QA monitors Demonstrates interpersonal skills required to successfully perform as a team member in a constantly changing environment Maintains confidentiality regarding all phases of laboratory work and findings

Education/Experience:

Associate's Degree and three year's histology experience OR Baccalaureate degree and one year histology experience

Certification/License:

HT or HTL (ASCP)

Scheduled Hours

Per diem, hours assigned as needed. M-F shifts roughly 6am-2:30pm, may vary depending upon the needs of the dept.

Job Title: Histology Technologist, Pathology, per diem

Job ID: 147821

Location: Beverly

Full/Part Time: Part-Time

Regular/Temporary: Per Diem

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans