Histology Technician - Surgical Pathology
Company: UNC Health Care
Location: Chapel Hill
Posted on: July 31, 2022
Description Become part of an inclusive organization with over
40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health
and well-being of the unique communities we serve.Summary:
This position is eligible for our Clinical Laboratory Commitment
Incentive of $5,000. To learn more on the incentive program
guidelines and eligible positions, visit -This position performs a
variety of medical tissue testing and administrative tasks in
support of clinical activities. Work involves preparation of tissue
samples, which enable pathologists to determine the cause of death,
cause and degree of disease of patient and the course of
treatment.Hours: 7:00am - 3:30pm
1. Assists with instruction of Clinical Laboratory Science
students, Pathology residents, and new employees. Serves as a
2. Enters testing information into computerized database.
3. Investigates and resolves problems with equipment, patient
results, specimens and/or workflow.
4. May participate on teams or individually perform special
5. Prepares tissue slides by processing, embedding, sectioning,
examining, and staining tissues received from surgical pathology,
autopsy, hematology, cytology and research areas.
6. Reports results of testing to healthcare providers. Consults and
confers with healthcare providers regarding test results.
Other InformationOther information:
--- Associate degree in biological or chemical science or
completion of NAACLS accredited histotechnician program
--- HT(ASCP) certified or certification eligible by the ASCP Board
of Certification (BOC) within one year of hire date.
Professional Experience Requirements:
--- If an Associate's degree, one (1) year of relevant
--- If completion of NAACLS accredited histotechnician program, no
years of experience are required.
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:
Job DetailsLegal Employer: -STATEEntity: UNC Medical Center
Organization Unit: Surgical Pathology -Work Type: Full Time
Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00Work Schedule: Day JobLocation of
Job: US:NC:Chapel HillExempt From Overtime: Exempt: No
Keywords: UNC Health Care, Chapel Hill , Histology Technician - Surgical Pathology, Professions , Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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