Embed all tissues from processor daily. Perform start-up duties for the day. Print and label slides, maintain slide file and block file. Change histology solutions. Collect pathology specimens for accessioning. Assist with processing histology overflow to maintain pathology service TAT. May be required to complete other projects as requested.
High school diploma. Medical, pathology, histology, or laboratory experience necessary. Ability to communicate with people and able to follow instructions of supervisor/manager in determining work priorities. Computer literate. Able to learn computer programs as necessary. Medical terminology. Detail oriented. Able to type 50 wpm.
This is an enterprise position. Will be expected, as needed, to accept work assignments across departments or El Camino Hospital campuses (Mountain View and Los Gatos) or locations within a 15-mile radius.