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Requisition Number: RE14809
Histology Assistant – Histology
Department Name: H3200:Laboratory Services
Work Location: Lexington
Grade Level: 06
Salary Range: $13.58-21.06/hour
Type of Position: Staff
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Required Related Experience:
Standing for long periods, lifting of reagents, pushing and pulling of slide drawers, extended periods of sitting at computer, ability to move around hospital between departments. The position will have exposure to chemicals, blood, body fluids, and tissue.
Monday-Friday, day shift, 40 hrs/wk
The Histology Lab Assistant facilitates the appropriate, accurate, and timely workload assignment to Pathologist Assistants, histotechs, and pathologists, receives and accessions specimens, handles equipment maintenance, reagent preparation and other duties as assigned. Experience with medical terminology required. Ability to work with flexibility, efficiency, enthusiasm, and diplomacy is preferred. Demonstrated proficiency in data entry and computer software applications (Cerner CoPath Plus experience desired). Must be detail oriented and enjoy working in a team environment.
The Laboratory Services department has a variety of specialties and areas. For additional information regarding the Laboratory Services department, please follow the link to view a departmental video. Click to View Video
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
General computer skills, including data entry, medical terminology, attention to detail.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?: No
2 years college or equivalent and knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
Deadline to Apply: 07/08/2018
How to apply
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