This is an exciting opportunity at Northwest Medical Center for a Full-Time Histology Tech who wants flexible scheduling in a busy hospital environment. You'll be working with an experienced team to provide high quality diagnostic materials for our patients.
Up to $3,000.00 sign on bonus for qualified experienced Histology Technologist
Job Summary: Cuts, stains, mounts, and studies specimens of human tissue to provide data on functioning of tissues and organs, causes and/or progress of disease, following established standards and practices. Assists customers with information regarding laboratory testing in a pleasant and professional manner. Performs specimen triage handling procedures, and assists with gross room examinations when necessary. Performs and understands immunhistochemistry (IHC) and special stain techniques, and prepares all associated reagents/solutions. Performs and understands both routine and cytologic preparation and staining procedures. Performs standard tissue embedding and microtomy techniques. Performs clerical and billing functions within the Pathology Department.
Northwest Medical Center is a 300-bed hospital offering a full range of healthcare services including emergency services, accredited chest pain and heart failure programs, neurology and neurosurgery, outpatient imaging, a nationally accredited surgical weight loss program, total joint program, spine program and stroke center (recognized with Gold Seal designations by The Joint Commission), robotic surgery, GI lab, a free-standing women’s center, inpatient rehabilitation facility, wound care center, five urgent care facilities, and three ambulatory surgery centers. NMC also has several affiliated physician practices including Northwest Allied Physicians offering primary care and a wide range of specialists, Desert Cardiology of Tucson, Heart Center of Southern Arizona and Northwest Heart & Vascular. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.