We Are Hiring
General Lab Anc 001 - PRN,Day
Crittenton Hospitl/Med Ctr
Typical hours would be 7 am
Why Join Ascension?
In Michigan, Ascension operates 15 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ over 200,000 associates. Across the state, Ascension Michigan is working together to help bring patients more resources and better care. Ascension Michigan is also committed to its community; it provided over $272 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in FY2018. Ascension Michigan is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital , you will have the opportunity to (Directly supervised by Histotechnologist V) work closely with Section Leader of Histology-Cytology toward the completion of the routine section workload for patients of all age groups. This effort is directed toward the timely, efficient, accurate and precise production of histological slides for use by physicians in diagnosis and treatment of disease. Duties encompass manual procedures requiring sufficient dexterity as well as working with various devices, machines, and instruments. Performs only routine procedures, but may assist histotechnologists in more complex technical tasks when requested. Must report all abnormal situations to authorized personnel.
For patients of all age groups, performs all routine histological procedures under direct supervision in order to provide accurate information for use by a pathologist in diagnosis of disease and possible subsequent treatment of patients. Maintains confidentiality in the processing of specimens and handling of all laboratory data.
Performs appropriate quality control procedures and documents Q.C. data according to laboratory policy and procedure.
Performs appropriate documentation of histology procedures to assure the accuracy of laboratory records.
Participates in continuing education to keep current on new advancements in technology, instrumentation, techniques and procedures.
Performs duties promptly, accurately and efficiently with no wasted effort. Pays heed to conservation of resources.
Observes established safety procedures to minimize hazards to self and other coworkers.
May assist histotechnologist in simple troubleshooting or routine maintenance of equipment and/or chemical solution systems.
May work with and/or prepare solutions used in histological procedures.
Handles routine telephone inquiries and messages courteously and efficiently. Refers other inquiries to appropriate person.
Conducts self in a professional, courteous, caring, and cooperative manner. Is aware of team spirit at all times.
This position requires the ability to identify age related differences within the persons served and the adjustment of treatment style and expectations as appropriate, including adjustments based on the persons served cognitive function and learning ability. This will include taking into account their religious and cultural needs and preferences.
What You Will Need
Theoretical and practical knowledge of tests and procedures necessary to perform technical functions and histological evaluations as generally acquired through completion of an Associates degree in Histotechnology, a related science or equivalent experience required
Equal Employment Opportunity
Ascension Rochester Providence Hospital is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The information requested on this application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this application, please let us know.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
Thank you for considering a career with Crittenton Hospital Medical Center.
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.