The Hospitals of Providence Histology Tech Full Time Days Valley Baptist Harlingen in Harlingen, Texas

Under the directions of the Medical Directors and management staff, responsible for skillfully preserving, cutting, staining, and mounting tissue sections onto microscopic slides. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Due to the nature of Laboratory Services, it may become necessary to require employees to work extended hours or other variations of the usual shift to ensure adequate care of patients and maintain service to the community.

MINIMUM EDUCATION: High School Diploma or GED. Graduate from a school of Histotechnology accredited by CAHEA/NAACLS or equivalent.

PREFERRED EDUCATION: Associates Degree or Bachelor’s Degree from an approved college or university.

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE : 2 years of acceptable laboratory experience.

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: 3 years of histology laboratory experience.

REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: Certified (registered) or registry-eligible in accordance with an approved certifying agency, Histologic Technician (HT) American Society Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) or MLT (ASCP). Registry eligible should obtain certification within 1 year from date of hire. Must maintain certification.

Anyone hired before 04/01/2016 will be grandfathered and will not be required to obtain this certification. If the certification was obtained before 04/01/2016, certification must be maintained.

Job: Laboratory and Clinical Technicians

Organization: Valley Baptist Medical Center - Harlingen

Title: Histology Tech Full Time Days Valley Baptist Harlingen

Location: TX-Harlingen

Requisition ID: 1605050372