Histology Technologist II
Medical University of South Carolina
- Charleston, South Carolina
- Clinical & Research Support Services
- Full Time
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EntityMedical University Hospital Authority (MUHA)
DepartmentCC000459 MUHA | CHS - Histopathology & Special Stains
Pay Rate TypeHourly
Scheduled Weekly Hours40
Job Description Summarynder direct supervision this individual will perform histologic procedures on human tissues to include but not limited to routine histology, special stains, Immunohistochemistry procedures, and frozen sectioning for microscopic examination by a pathologist.
Job DescriptionPerforms complex histological procedures used to prepare specimens of tissue for examination and analysis by a Pathologist. Performs grossing, processing, embedding, microtomy, and both routine and multiple staining of samples. Performs quality control on completed slides. Identifies problems that may affect diagnosis and results. Records observations from tests. Documents maintenance of instruments and equipment used in the lab. Complies with established laboratory policies for universal precautions and safety.
Additional Job Description
Minimum Training and Education: A bachelor’s degree in histotechnology, biology or other related scientific discipline and histotechnologist HTL(ASCP) certification by the American Society of Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP BOC) or equivalent. A minimum of one year of clinical experience in a Histology laboratory.
Required Licensure, Certifications, Registrations: HTL(ASCP) certification by the American Society of Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP BOC) or equivalent.
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