Maintains day-to-day control of department. Coordinates staffing and workflow.
Evaluates new instrumentation and staining procedures. Reviews, updates and maintains departmental policy and procedure manual as required by JCAHO and other regulatory agencies. Cuts, stains, mounts and studies specimens of human tissues and organs, causes and/or progress of disease, following established standards and practices.
Promotes and maintains a harmonious relationship with all departments and employees of the laboratory. Trains new and current Histology department employees as needed. Performs employee evaluation for each position in department.
Preferred Education: Associate's Degree in Medical Technology or another related degree in science.
Preferred Experience: At least six months histotechnology experience.
Preferred Course(s)/Training: Advanced training in Histotechnology.
Required Certification/Registration: Florida licensure as a Histotechnologist.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Effective oral and written communication skills in the English language
Ability to perform effectively in fast paced, stressful environment
Why Join Bayfront Health Seven Rivers?
At Bayfront Health Seven Rivers, we know that our employees are the heartbeat of our facility. Since you take great care of our patients, our goal is to take great care of you.
We do this through various employee recognition programs throughout the year, creating and cultivating a culture of support and respect, having a hands-on and accessible Administration Team, and offering a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Our close-knit, supportive atmosphere and our structured employee growth and development programs make Bayfront Health Seven Rivers a great place to call home at any stage of your career.
A 128-bed general, medical/surgical acute care facility serving Citrus, Levy and South Marion Counties, Bayfront Health Seven Rivers opened its doors in 1978. Bayfront Health Seven Rivers is fully accredited by The Joint Commission and has earned the Gold Seal of Approval and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Heart-Check mark for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers. The medical center also has an innovative alliance with UF Health for stroke care and is nationally recognized as a Blue Distinction Center+ in the areas of knee and hip replacement by the Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies.
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