Tower Health
Histotechnologist
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Philadelphia Map
Posted: 09/06/2020
Closing: 10/05/2020
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Tower Health
Job description

Laboratory worker who prepares tissue for examination by pathologists, performs complex procedures for processing tissues, and evaluates the quality of the results.



Responsibilities

A histotechnologist receives and processes specimens according to established methodology to prepare microscopic slides of these specimens for subsequent examination and diagnosis by the pathologist.



Qualifications

    • HTL(ASCP) Certification preferred or HT (ASCP) certification preferred

    • Nationally recognized certification credentials with a Baccalaureate degree in the biological sciences, chemistry OR Nationally recognized certification credentials with a Baccalaureate degree in the biological sciences in medical technology, or completion of a CAHEA accredited histotechnology program (preferred)

    • Completion of training at an approved school of histotechnology (preferred)

    • Non-traditional routes to established skill level may be accepted after a review of education and experience.

    • One year full time experience in histopathology within the last ten years (preferred)

Histotechnologist