Histology Technician in Chino, CA at CHINO VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER

Date Posted: 3/10/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    5451 Walnut Avenue
    Chino, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Unlicensed personnel require direct and constant supervision by the Laboratory Director or licensed designee (Business and Professions Code 1269). The duties of the Histotechnician consist of but are not limited to, 1) preparation of specimens for microscopic evaluation by the Pathologist through the use of a microtomy, special staining, histochemistry, and other appropriate techniques in accordance with the Pathology policy and procedures, 2) must be versed in a range of procedures including processing, cutting, embedding of all types of tissue and body fluid samples, 3) the performance of routine and special staining procedures, 4) knowledge of immunohistochemical staining procedures if applicable to job duties, 5) use and maintenance of histology equipment, 6) maintenance of manuals, logs and files appropriate to the department. 7) other tasks or responsibilities may be assigned by the department manager/director.timeframe.

• Prepares specimen using the appropriate technique required to produce an acceptable sample for evaluation by the pathologist.
•Follows established procedures for histology quality control and reports discrepancies to the pathologist.
•Performs all responsibilities/duties required by the laboratory as defined in the scope of service to ensure that appropriate testing for all clients served is correctly and accurately performed.
•Actively participates in the training and orientation of new employees and other employees learning new duties making them feel welcome and comfortable in the facility.
•Performs other duties as assigned or required by the Lab Manager and Laboratory Director.

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