UC Health Memorial Hospital Central
Provides high quality routine Hematoxylin and Eosin,
immunohistochemically and histochemically stained slides to
pathologist for routine or complex diagnosis and prognostic
Work Schedule: Full Time Flex/80 Hours per pay period
Embeds and sections processed tissue sections to produce slides
for diagnosis. Sections frozen tissue to produce slides for quick
diagnosis during surgical procedures.
Performs special staining techniques for interstitial elements
of tissue sections to include micro-organisms and various cellular
components including antigens and enzymes for complex diagnosis and
Conducts research and titrations of new antibodies used as
diagnostic tools for diagnosis and prognosis. Serves as a
consultant to laboratory staff and other clinical staff as
Maintains immediate work area and equipment used for embedding
and sectioning specimens. Maintains processing equipment, stainers
and solutions used in processes.
Withinscope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive
judgement and theability to work with minimal supervision. Must be
able to work in afast-paced environment and take appropriate
* American Society for Clinical Pathology.
Minimum Required Education: Successful completion of a NAACLS
accredited Histotechnician program; or 60 semester hours of
academic credit from a regionally accredited college/university,
with a combination of 12 semester hours of biology and chemistry
combined with one year full time acceptable experience in
histopathology; or Baccalaureate degree from a regionally
accredited college/university with combination of 30 semester hours
of biology and chemistry combined with successful completion of a
NAACLS accredited HT or HTL program or one year full time
acceptable experience in histopathology.
Required Licensure/Certification: Histotechnologist (HTL) or
Histotechnician (HT) by the American Society for Clinical Pathology
(ASCP) within 6 months of hire.
Minimum Experience: None required.
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