Laboratory Corporation of America Histotechnician in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
Perform tissue embedding following established procedures.
Perform routine cutting of paraffin blocks on a rotary microtome.
Prepare reagents following established procedures.
Accession and log specimens, maintain documentation of workload volume, quality control data and all appropriate records as required by the department, company and various regulatory agencies.
Maintain block files. Store specimens for future retrieval if necessary.
Match slides and reports to ensure correct information is reported.
Stain, coverslip and label slides (automated and manual). Perform special staining procedures offered in the histology laboratory (automated and manual).
Research, troubleshoot and resolve inquiries or problems within the laboratory. Assist less experienced employees in researching, resolving and documenting problems.
Other duties as required by the department.
2+ years of experience working in a clinical histology lab.
ASCP (HT) certification.
3rd Shift Sunday-Thursday 10:00pm-6:30am
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