The Histotechnologist (HTL) will perform the various tasks required for receiving, processing, and preparing patient tissue specimens for microscopic examination and analysis by the Pathologist. This may include logging, batching, and cutting, mounting and staining procedures. Tissue specimens received from surgical, diagnostic, or autopsy cases are sorted, logged, and prioritized according to the standards required. Will provide supervision and technical direction to Histotechnologist.
Prepares microscopic tissue slides for diagnostic/research purposes
Performs tissue stains to assist in diagnosis
Handles specimen accessioning
Maintains laboratory and equipment
Also may be involved in supervision of the daily operations of the department
Assists in selection of personnel
Makes recommendations on hiring, firing and discipline
Reviews quality control, performs operation, maintenance and troubleshooting of histology instruments and equipment
Required: Minimum of Associateï¿½s Degree in Histology or related Science.
Required: Previous experience as a Histotechnologist
Required: Registered Histotechnologist (ASCP or equivalent)
Full Time Variable Schedule
Primary Location: West Palm Beach, Florida
Facility: Saint Mary's Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005017400
About Saint Mary's Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.