Houston, TX | Full-Time
Pulse Staffing is searching for a Histology Technician for a long term assignment in the Medical Center Houston.
Histology Technician duties:
To perform routine, stat and complex histology and cytology procedures and work ups for use by Pathologists in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
-Processes tissue specimens and perform routine stains
-Performs frozen section and special stain procedures
-Performs quality control procedures and maintains patient records.
-Performs and documents instrument maintenance
HT-ASCP - Cert-Histotechnician required
• Knowledge of hospital and laboratory operations.
• The ability to communicate effectively; exhibit sound independent judgment; basic knowledge of computer functions;
working knowledge of basic special stains and paraffin tissue sectioning; ability to operate at a basic level tissue
processors, stainers, embedding units, cryostats, microscopes and centrifuges..