HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Histotechnologist II PRN in Savannah, Georgia

Memorial Health University Medical Center (MHUMC) is a 612-bed hospital in Savannah, Georgia. We opened our doors in 1955 and have evolved into the most advanced healthcare provider in the region. We are a regional referral center for heart care, cancer care, trauma care, children's care, high-risk pregnancies, and high-risk newborn care. Our hospital includes the region's only Level 1 trauma center, the region's only children's hospital, and the Savannah campus of Mercer University School of Medicine. Memorial Health proudly serves 35 counties across southeast Georgia and southern South Carolina.

Responsible for receiving, accessioning, and preparation of stained slides from tissue and biopsies submitted to Anatomic Pathology for review by a pathologist. Also responsible for the preparation of frozen section specimens for review by a pathologist. Assist Technical Manager by performing specific managerial/supervisory tasks. Provides technical guidance to Histotechnologist Is regarding abnormal and/or Critical patient results, quality control problems, and workload problems. Works under the supervision of the Technical Manager. Complies with the Memorial Health Compliance Program, related policies and procedures and the Code of Business Practices; reports instances of perceived and actual non-compliance to Team Leader or through other reporting mechanisms.

Education Required Bachelor’s Degree required. Education Preferred

License/Certification Required American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP), HTL License/Certification Preferred

Special Skills Required Training in all phases of histotechnology. Can distinguish colors, demonstrates independent judgment, demonstrates good communication and interpersonal skill, requires coordination and good manual dexterity skills, demonstrates initiative, possesses ability to work under stress, and demonstrates ability to organize. Special Skills Preferred

Job: *Laboratory

Title: Histotechnologist II PRN

Location: Georgia-Savannah-Memorial Health UMC Savannah

Requisition ID: 26960-4568