Histology Technicians are allied health professionals employed in the clinical laboratory with advanced training that provides them with ability to perform technical procedures to provide results to the pathologists for rendering diagnosis. These procedures are performed according to established and approved policies that are in compliance with CAP standards. Histology Technicians work under the direction and supervision of the medial director.
• Associates degree in biological science plus a minimum of 1 year working as a histology technician or graduation from an accredited Histology program or CAP BOR certification.
• Knowledge in general biology, anatomy, physiology, chemistry and Medical
• Must qualify as able to perform high-complexity testing per the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act.
The Histology technician observes proper biohazard waste handling, chemical hygiene, and fire and emergency procedures. The Histology technician performs routine and specialized procedures that require a very high level of technical skill and use of independent judgment. As a member of a team consisting of clerks, technicians, technologists, residents, fellows and pathologists, the Histology technician is expected to maintain an open line of communications with other members of the team. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are required.
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.