Company: Novant Health
Posted on: January 15, 2021
Novant Health is seeking to employ a Certified Histotech to prepare
sections of body tissue for examination by a pathologist to
diagnose body dysfunction and malignancy. Every day, we are
improving the health of our communities and reinventing the world
of healthcare. Come join a remarkable team where quality care meets
quality service, in every dimension, every time.
We are a state of the art Hospital laboratory with competitive pay,
fantastic medical benefits and the opportunity for professional
development. We are looking for an experienced, certified HT/HTL
with the ability to consistently turn out slides of high quality,
well-sectioned and well-stained, slides on a wide variety of
tissues in a high volume setting. Our candidate should be adept at
multi-tasking, exhibit self-motivation, good time management skills
and possess strong leadership abilities. The candidate must be
skilled in troubleshooting as well. While IHC experience is a plus
it is not required. We invite you to apply and find out what Novant
Healthcare can do for your career.
At Novant Health, one of our core values is diversity and
inclusion. By engaging the strengths and talents of each team
member, we ensure a strong organization capable of providing
remarkable healthcare to our patients, families and communities.
Therefore, we invite applicants from all group dynamics to apply to
our exciting career opportunities.
- Education: High School Diploma required. Successful completion
of a NAACLS accredited Histo-technician program within the last
five years prior to the date of application for examination. Or at
least 60 semester hours (90 quarter hours) of academic credit from
a regionally accredited college/university, with a combination of
12 semester hours (18 quarter hours) of biology and chemistry (must
include credit hours in both), or an associate degree from a
regionally accredited college/university, with a combination of 12
semester hours (18 quarter hours) of biology and chemistry (must
include credit hours in both), AND one year full time acceptable
experience in a histopathology (clinical, veterinary, industry or
research) laboratory in the U.S., Canada or an accredited
laboratory* within the last ten years. (*CMS CLIA certificate of
registration, compliance, accreditation; AND/OR CAP, AABB, Joint
Commission accreditation; OR JCI accreditation; OR Accreditation
under ISO 15189) required.
- Experience: Three years of relevant laboratory tech and/or
leadership experience including fixation, microtome, processing and
- Licensure/Certification/Registration: HT Certification from
- Additional Skills Required: All individuals certified ASCP
beginning January 1, 2004 must participate and maintain ASCP Board
of Certification (BOC) through the Certification Maintenance
Program (CMP). Knowledge of current medical terminology to perform
full range of laboratory tests. Knowledge of laboratory equipment
and testing to perform quality control checks and troubleshooting
of instrumentation. Knowledge of medical terminology to communicate
with medical staff regarding laboratory procedures and results.
Skill in performing a full range of laboratory tests. Skill in
anticipating and reacting calmly to emergency situations. Skill in
developing and maintaining department quality assurance. Skill in
establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with
patients, medical staff, hospital staff and the public. Ability to
read and understand information about instrumentation in laboratory
field. Ability to follow written protocols. Ability to work
independently. Ability to communicate clearly.
It is the responsibility of every Novant Health team member to
deliver the most remarkable patient experience in every dimension,
- Our team members are part of an environment that fosters team
work, team member engagement and community involvement.
- The successful team member has a commitment to leveraging
diversity and inclusion in support of quality care.
- All Novant Health team members are responsible for fostering a
safe patient environment driven by the principles of "First Do No
Harm". Associated topics: bacteria, disease, drug development, food
scientist, health, histology, immunohematology, kinesiology,
Keywords: Novant Health, Charlotte , Histotech Certified, Other , Charlotte, North Carolina
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