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Histology Technician

We Are Hiring

Histology Technician - Full-Time Days (40hrs/wk) - Mon-Fri w/ Some Weekend Coverage - Saint Michael's Hospital - Stevens Point, WI

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Wisconsin operates 24 hospital campuses and more than 100 related healthcare facilities from Racine to Eagle River. Ascension Wisconsin employs more than 1,300 primary and specialty care clinicians. Ascension Wisconsin is a faith-based healthcare organization that has been serving the state since 1848. In FY2018, Ascension Wisconsin provided more than $292 million in community benefit, including care of persons living in poverty.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ministry Health Care, you will have the opportunity to collect and prepares tissue specimens for routine and special procedures to confirm a patient diagnosis.

Responsibilities:

  • Follows established procedures for collecting and processing biological specimens for analysis.
  • Inputs patient demographics into computer system.
  • Reports results and maintains documentation.
  • Operates and maintains equipment used for embedding and sectioning specimens.
  • Follows safety requirements and appropriately handles and disposes of chemicals.
  • Performs histological preparation of samples including the embedding, cutting and staining of tissue for pathology.
  • Performs special stains on tissue, including the operation and maintenance of equipment and supplies used in this task.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Histological Tech. 

Education:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Wisconsin and its subsidiaries, are an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.
 
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Job ID: 343661
Category: Laboratory
Facility: WIAPP St Michaels Hospital
Ministry: Ascension Wisconsin, WI
Location: Stevens Point, WI

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