Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity at Oro Valley Hospital for a PRN Histology Tech. You'll be working with an experienced team to provide high quality diagnostic materials for our patients.

Preferred: Histology Technologist (ASCP) or registry eligible.

Summary:

Embedding, microtomy, frozen section set up, special stains and Roche Ventana IHC testing. Cuts, stains, mounts, and studies specimens of human tissue to provide data on functioning of tissues and organs, causes and/or progress of disease, following established standards and practices.  Assists customers with information regarding laboratory testing in a pleasant and professional manner. Performs specimen triage handling procedures, and assists with gross room examinations when necessary. Performs and understands immunhistochemistry (IHC) and special stain techniques, and prepares all associated reagents/solutions. Performs and understands both routine and cytologic preparation and staining procedures. Performs standard tissue embedding and microtomy techniques. Performs clerical and  billing functions within the Pathology Department.  

Oro Valley Hospital (OVH), a 146-bed hospital where staff is committed to patient safety and strive to provide high quality patient care. The dedicated team of professionals provide a full-range of healthcare services including a Level IV Trauma ER, a 17 bed senior behavioral health unit, and an 18 bed inpatient rehab facility. Technology also plays a key role at OVH as evidenced by its robotic partial knee resurfacing program, robotic surgical program and its TRU-D “robot” that enhances the infection control process. Additional services include outpatient imaging and laboratory, sleep centers, physical therapy, and a cardiac cath lab. Affiliated with OVH is Northwest Allied Physicians, a physician practice offering primary care and a wide range of specialists including Desert Cardiology. OVH is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer:  race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.

 

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