Job Description

Location:Southwestern Regional Medical Center
Region:Tulsa, OK
Department:255002 Lab Histology-Tech
Employment Status:Full time
Shift Hours / Days:
Hours / Pay Period:
Position ID:36492
Job Function:Support Services

Description

Histotech

We Fight Cancer: Care That Never Quits®

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) delivers an extraordinary patient experience we call Patient Empowered Care®. We deliver state-of-the-art, high quality care through an integrative model where a team of experts puts patients at the center of their own care. Every day, you will help patients win the fight against cancer. Every day is challenging and rewarding beyond your imagination.

A Culture of Teamwork, Empowerment & Development

CTCA provides Stakeholders with exceptional support and easy access to a wide range of tools and resources they need to bring the best of themselves, every day. Our benefits, wellness, and compensation programs lead the market. Imagine access to your own personal health coach! We also provide extensive training and career development opportunities that encourage professional and personal growth—it is a point of pride. We empower our Stakeholders to deliver the highest standard of care, which we call the Mother Standard®.

The Histotechnician (HT) performs under the direction of the pathologist and laboratory management staff. The HT will proficiently and accurately process, cut, stain and mount specimens for pathologist interpretation. As needed, the HT will assist with frozen section preparation and the preparation of materials for cytology adequacy assessment and other tasks as designated by management staff. This position implements and utilizes quality management standards in compliance with CAP directives/checklists/protocols. Actively leads and/or participates in process improvement activities and other duties as assigned. This position also maintains professional growth and development through continuing education and professional affiliations.

  • Two years college with at least 12 semester hours of biological sciences plus one year histology technical training OR
  • Bachelor of Science, plus one year of histology technical training, preferred
  • Must be certified by American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) Board of Registry
  • Minimum of 2-5 years of lab experience as histotechnician preferred
  • Experience with lab information systems, CoPath preferred
  • Experience with validation of lab procedures
  • Posses a working and theoretical knowledge of laboratory instrumentation and procedures

Experience in compliance with regulatory and laboratory accreditation requirements

The Best Place to Work

We call ourselves Stakeholders because we all have a stake in the care and success of every patient. Today, CTCA Stakeholders deliver healing and hope to patients fighting complex and advanced cancer in Atlanta, GA, Chicago, IL, Philadelphia, PA, Phoenix, AZ and Tulsa, OK. Each of our hospitals, and corporate entities, earned a Best Place to Work distinction and receives numerous accreditations that celebrate our culture of clinical quality, innovation, high performance and wellness.

Beyond The Resume, What We Look For

We select people with talent—people who value working with others and thrive in an environment of continuous improvement. We are creative and resourceful problem solvers. We are inventors and innovators. As a CTCA Stakeholder, you make the difference in the life of a patient.

Do you see yourself working with a passionate team in a dynamic, high growth environment? Visit www.cancercenter.com/careers to begin your journey.