Tenet Healthcare Histology Tech Full Time Days St. Joseph's in Tucson, Arizona
Histology Tech Full Time Days St. Joseph's - 2105021362
Carondelet’s St. Joseph’s Hospital (located at 350 N. Wilmot Rd, Tucson, AZ 85711) provides a full range of comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services. Established in 1961, St. Joseph’s Hospital is a premiere medical campus serving Tucson and the Southwest. St. Joseph’s is home to the Carondelet Neurological Institute and the Carondelet Joint Replacement Center. Here you’ll find one of the region’s most comfortable labor and delivery units as well as high-quality care and customer service in programs such as cardiology, orthopedics, oncology, wound care, stroke, diabetes, emergency medicine and rehabilitation. The 486-bed facility is an accredited Chest Pain Center, has been recognized by the American Heart and Stroke Association with a Get with the Guidelines Award for stroke care, and has nationally-certified Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programs.
When you join Carondelet’s Community Built on Care, our family of nurses, doctors, staff and healthcare specialists are dedicated to providing expert, compassionate care for all the families of Southern Arizona and the surrounding communities. We’ve been caring for you and your loved ones for more than 135 years — right here, in this great community of ours. So this is our home too. Caring, nurturing and helping heal friends, loved ones and neighbors of Southern Arizona is our passion, and we’re honored to have the opportunity to serve you. From emergency services and heart care to orthopedics, advanced stroke treatment and more, we’re focused on providing you with expert care combined with a healthy dose of attentiveness and kindness. Carondelet Health Network. A community built on care.
Performs various tasks required for receiving, processing, and preparing patient tissue specimens for microscopic examination and analysis by the Pathologist. Performs more complex techniques such as enzyme chemistry and immuno histo chemistry.
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 operation, maintenance and troubleshooting of histology instruments and equipment. Will provide supervision and technical direction to Histology Technician, as requested.
Knowledge of the human anatomy
Knowledge of histology/cytology staining procedures
Knowledge of immunohistochemistry, instrumentation, special stains, immunofluorescence, microtomy, and Histology/cytology staining procedures
Ability to use a Cryostat
Ability to use computers (i.e. Microsoft Office, LIS systems)
Required: Bachelor's or Associates degree or completion of training in an NCCLS-approved Histology Technician program
Preferred: 1 year of experience as Histotechnologist preferred.
Required: Histotechnologist certification through ASCP (or equivalent) preferred.
Job : Laboratory and Clinical Technicians
Primary Location : AZ-Tucson
Hospital/Facility : Carondelet St. Joseph's Hospital
Job Type: : Full-time
Shift Type: : Days
Req ID: 2105021362