Histology Technician

Posted on Dec 12, 2018 by Ascension

Nashville, TN 37247
Research & Development
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

We Are Hiring

Histology Technician - Lab Histology Anc 001 - Full-Time,Day - St Thomas Midtown Hospital - Nashville,TN

Monday - Friday 2a-1030a

Why Join Ascension?

Why Saint Thomas Health?

Saint Thomas Health is a family of Middle Tennessee hospitals and physician practices united by a single mission: to provide spiritually centered, holistic care that sustains and improves the health of the communities we serve.

Saint Thomas Health is the leading faith-based health care system in Tennessee and is a part of Ascension , the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world's largest Catholic health system. We are committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable.

What Saint Thomas Health has to offer:

  • Power of Purpose : For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It's an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients. Our innovative spirit impacts and influences the community that we serve.
  • Culture of Teamwork : We encourage diversity of talents while offering the support of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Professional Development : By supporting our associates and their professional development, we ultimately enhance the care and services we provide to the community. Through this development, our associates find new opportunities for career advancement.
  • Compensation/Benefits : Saint Thomas Health provides a competitive compensation package inclusive of a wide range of flexible benefit options. We support work-life balance through generous paid time off and encourage spirituality in the workplace.
  • Innovative Environment : We are a progressive, stable company with 120 years of experience in delivering world-class personalized care. At Saint Thomas Health, we are actively trying new solutions to help overcome some of healthcare 's toughest challenges.

What You Will Do at Saint Thomas Midtown :

As a Registered Nurse, you could serve in a Primary Stroke Accredited, Chest Pain Accredited, and Bariatric Center of Excellence Accredited hospital.

  • Largest obstetrical program in Tennessee, region and Ascension Health with 6600 births annually
  • 58,000+ ED visits
  • State of the art, newly renovated orthopedic institute
  • Newly opened comprehensive cancer institute
  • Robust robotic surgical program

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.

The qualifications you will need :

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Saint Thomas Health Svcs-TN, you will have the opportunity to

Collects and prepares tissue specimens for routine and special procedures to confirm a patient diagnosis.

You will:

  • 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

Education:
  • Diploma
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
Work Experience:
  • None required.

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.

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Reference: 599042294

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