Hospital Corporation Of America (HCA) Histotechnologist PRN in Thornton, Colorado
Job Code: 03192-76553 PRN/Per Diem PRN With a generation of caring for the communities of north Denver, NorthSuburban Medical Center has earned a reputation for high-quality,compassionate care. North Suburban leads the north Denver area in qualityratings and is one of just two hospitals in the state of Colorado to be nameda Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission each of thelast five years.Position Summary: * The Histology Technologist provides quality service, in a mannertimely for neonates through adolescence, and the adult and geriatricpatients in the Laboratory in compliance with CAP, JCAHO, OSHA, and CLIAStandards. * He/she functions within the philosophy, policies and procedures ofNorth Suburban Medical Center, Inc., and represents the hospital withinand outside the organization with a general feeling of positive support. * A thorough understanding and application of the Histo-TechnologyPractice are essential due to the intense field of critical patient testing. * Therefore, the Laboratory employees must continuously strive toimprove clinical testing, confidence and knowledge through formal andinformal education, and knowledge of age-related (neonates,pediatrics, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics) quality of patient care. POSITION REQUIREMENTS:Licensure/Certification/Registration:ASCP Registry for Histo Technology, or eligible ASCP candidate, orequivalent experience.Education:Two years training in a Histology Training Program/ASCP preferred.Experience:Must have thorough knowledge of methods and procedures for fixing,cutting, and embedding tissue sections; cutting properties of varioustypes of tissues; staining procedures; methods of mounting sections formicroscopic examination; the use of various types of microtomes and otherhistology equipment. Last Edited: 01/03/2019Diversity is valued and actively promoted in the workforce at all levels. Westrive to celebrate cultural and other differences and consider them strengthsof the organization.We are committed to:Providing an inclusive work environment where everyone is treated withfairness, dignity and respect.Recruiting and retaining a diverse staff reflective of the patients andcommunities we serve.Equal employment opportunities are provided to all employees and applicantsfor employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender,national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation,genetic information, gender identity, protected veteran status, or anyother legally protected category in accordance to applicable federal,state, orThe policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, butnot limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff,transfer, leaves or absence, compensation and training.Employer's Job# 03192-76553Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOEstatement.