Job Description

Histotechnician- (mon-fri) 6am-2:30pm and 7am-3:30pm rotation

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Job Overview

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.

Job Qualifications

  • 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
  • Certification by American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) Board of Registry preferred
  • Minimum of 2-5 years of lab experience as histotechnician preferred
  • Experience with lab information systems, CoPath preferred
  • Experience with Immunohistochemical staining instruments and procedures strongly preferred
  • Possess a working and theoretical knowledge of laboratory instrumentation and procedures
  • Experience in compliance with regulatory and laboratory accreditation requirements
  • Lifting/carrying objects up to 25lbs

We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

Visit:  Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.

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