FT Laboratory Histology Assistant, day shift, flexible hours.
The successful candidate will follow procedures for the processing of specimens in an accurate manner, including accessioning in LIS, set up and clean up, obtaining speciimen weights, prioritization of cases, maintaining accurate daily work logs, monitors daily OR schedule and picks up in-house surgical specimens.
Management and disposal of stock materials in accordance with regulatroy guidelines, assisting with daily gross specimen dictation, autopsy, limbs and other related duties as assigned. Provides support for technical preparation of pathology slides, using non-complex instrumentation, basic instrument maintenance, changing reagents, coverslipping slides and researching patient histories as required. Answers phones ane routes messages appropriately; processes and files reports/specimens/slides/blocks.
Prepares and packages specimens for shipment to reference lab(s), to include completing reference lab requisitions, shipping labels and documenting test request in computer/log book.