Ascension Health Histology Technician in Southfield, Michigan
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Technician-Histology - Lab Pathology Anc 006 - Full-Time, Day - Ascension Providence: Southfld - Southfield, MI
Work Schedule: 5 AM to 1:30 PM, Monday thru Friday. May work weekends and/or holidays.
Why Join Ascension?
In Michigan, Ascension operates 16 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ over 20,000 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, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.
What We Offer You
· Competitive compensation
· Professional development
· Wellbeing programs and holistic growth opportunities
· Work-life balance through generous paid time off
· Tuition reimbursement
· Adoption assistance
· Medical, dental, vision and retirement match
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Ascension-Michigan, you will have the opportunity to collect and prepare tissue specimens for routine and special procedures to confirm a patient diagnosis.
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
Histological Tech. Any issuing authority accepted.
High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
- One year experience in the field and HT(ASCP) or HTL(ASCP) certification preferred.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Ascension Michigan 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.
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