Performs various tasks required for receiving, processing, and preparing patient tissue specimens for microscopic examination and analysis by the Pathologist.
Prepares microscopic tissue slides for diagnostic/research purposes
Performs tissue stains to assist in diagnosis
Handles specimen accessioning
Maintains laboratory and equipment
Reviews quality control, performs operational duties, maintenance and troubleshooting of histology instruments and equipment
Required: Completion of training in an NCCLS-approved Histology Technician program Preferred: Bachelorï¿½s or Associate's degree
Preferred: 1 year experience as Histotechnician
Required: State licensure where required. Preferred: Histotechnician certification through ASCP (or equivalent).
Job: Laboratory and Clinical Technicians
Primary Location: Brownsville, Texas
Facility: Valley Baptist Medical Center - Brownsville
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905035089
About Valley Baptist Medical Center - Brownsville
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.