Histology Technologist FT Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 7/15/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Dade City, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    7/15/2019
  • Job ID:
    19006970
  • Job Family
    Laboratory
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Zephyrhills and Dade City

Job Description


Description

AdventHealth DadeCity

Location Address: 13100 Fort King Rd, Dade City, FL 13100

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Zephyrhills/DadeCity

  • FH Zeph/Dade City Named One of America’s Best Hospitals for Heart Care, Orthopedics, Stroke Centers and Patient Safety three years in a row “2017-2019” by the Women’s Choice Award

  • Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A Spring/Fall 2018

  • One of only 35 Hospitals Nationally Named as a Top General Hospital by The Leapfrog Group

  • Four Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2019 by Health grades

  • First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee by The Joint Commission

Work Hours/Shift:

7AM-4PM

You Will Be Responsible For:

 

  • Responsible for the processing of histology specimens.

  • Maintains accurate laboratory records.

  • Follows laboratory policies and procedures; maintains quality control practices.

  • Performs proficiencies, competencies, validated laboratory procedures


Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Basic computer and keyboarding skills.

  • Ability and willingness to work independently as well as in a team environment.

  • Maintains current knowledge of hospital policy and of laboratory rules and regulations including: CAP, CLIA, TJC, and State of Florida.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Ability to multitask.

  • Good leadership and mentorship skills.

  • Follows standard precautions at all times with appropriate use of PPE.

  • Manages and operates laboratory equipment safely and correctly. Follows established policies for equipment maintenance, reporting and documenting need for repair.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of new testing methods, products, instrumentation; remains informed on all current technologies.

  • Demonstrates the ability to be flexible, organized, communicate effectively and function well under stressful situations.

  • Demonstrates ability and willingness to adapt to change and flexibility to adjust to the uneven workflow and changing priorities of the department.

  • Demonstrates the value of team concept on a consistent basis.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

    • Graduation from a State-accredited Histology training program; or on-the-job training in a CLIA licensed laboratory as a Histology Technologist (before 1988)

    • 1 year experience as a licensed Histology Technologist

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

  • Associate’s Degree

  • 2 years of Experience as licensed Histology Technologist

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • State of Florida –Histology Technologist

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:

  • HT - ASCP

Job Summary:

The Histology Technologists performs laboratory testing in accordance with the Division of Clinical Laboratory Standards and pursuant to Florida Department of Professional Regulation, Chapter 64B3-13.003. Performs laboratory procedures ordered by appropriate Medical Staff and Physicians Assists the Medical Director and Pathology Supervisor when needed with leadership duties or in the absence of the Pathology Supervisor. 



This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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