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Histology Technologist

We Are Hiring

Saint Thomas Midtown, in Nashville, TN, is looking for a Histology Technologist who is dedicated to transforming healthcare.  We ae willing to train you!  

Full Time Day Shift (5:00 am-1:30 pm, Monday-Friday. Occasional Weekend) / Excellent Benefits Available

Join our family of dedicated, highly valued Histology Technologist at Saint Thomas Midtown.  Saint Thomas Midtown is currently a 683-bed facility with steady patient flow and seeking caring associates looking for a long-term career with career advancement.

Why Join Ascension?

In Tennessee, Ascension’s Saint Thomas Health operates nine hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities covering a 68-county area and employing more than 8,000 associates.  Across the state, Saint Thomas Health provides a wide variety of inpatient and outpatient services. The clinical programs and medical facilities are continuously updated to meet both the changing needs of the community and the challenges posed by innovations in technology.

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 a Histology Technologist Associate with Saint Thomas Health, you will have the opportunity to collect and prepare tissue specimens for complex and specialized tests to confirm a patient diagnosis.

Responsibilities:

  • Participates in the evaluation of new techniques and procedures in the laboratory including the review of tissue and bone marrow specimens.
  • Demonstrates ability to operate and maintain equipment, perform quality control, and participate in technical problem solving.
  • Provides instruction in theory, technical skills, safety protocols, and application of laboratory test procedures. Performs continuing education for laboratory personnel and maintains technical competence.
  • Assists in the operations of the department, including the performance and maintenance of quality assurance, disposal of wastes, and proper safety practices.
  • Assists with data collection or special projects as assigned.
  • Demonstrates in depth knowledge of the policies and procedures for patient preparation, sample requirements, specimen collection, and pre-analytical factors that affect sample quality.
  • Assists in documentation and submission of all required laboratory, departmental and staff statistics/reports.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Histotechnologist credentialed from the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:

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

 

If you’re looking for a career where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future, join our team.

Need more information?  Connect with me Jonois.Fox@ascension.org

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or employment practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color, religion, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or veteran status.

No question or item on this application for employment is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination.  Information obtained through this application will be used solely to determine qualifications and suitability for employment. This application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of completion. 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

Saint Thomas Health participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 360932
Category: Laboratory
Facility: TNNAS Lab Plus LLC
Ministry: Saint Thomas Health, TN
Location: Nashville, TN

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