NYU Langone Long Island is a 591-bed university-affiliated medical center, which offers sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery. We are a major regional healthcare resource with a deep commitment to medical education and research, offering a full complement of inpatient and outpatient services.
Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Certified Histology Technician
Under the supervision of a laboratory supervisor, performs slide based Histological assays, tests, and procedures and any other such tests conducted by a clinical Histology laboratory. Follows established and approved protocols of the department of Health. Performs quality assurance activities relating to procedure performance on Histological testing of Human tissue. Maintains equipment and records.
Embeds, cuts and stains tissue for histological examination.
Prepares tissue specimens for routine and special procedures. Ensures tissue preparation meets laboratory requirements.
Prepares and performs routine staining techniques.
Operates and maintains equipment and instruments.
Maintains records, as required by New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) regulation.
Enters information such as demographics, work orders, accession information, etc. into automated systems.
Performs other duties as assigned
To qualify, you must have an Associate's Degree Clinical or Laboratory Sciences Or Technical Diploma - Certified Histological Technician Program. Valid and current New York State Histological Technician License required. 1- 2 years experience as Histotechnician Or Certification by ASCP in lieu of (1) one year experience. Good communication (both written and oral), detail orientation and interpersonal skills required. Knowledge of related laboratory terminology. Knowledge of Histological techniques. Basic computer skills required.
Preferred Qualifications: American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) Certification as a Histotechnician.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
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