Find your calling. Essentia Health seeks employees who embrace our commitment to patient-and family-centered care in communities both large and small. We’re looking for people who are committed to making patients and their families feel known and understood. People who understand what it means to be Here with you.
People who are willing to use their strengths to help others.
Histotechnician – Duluth, MN
The Histologist (HT/HTL) processes and prepares pathology and cytology specimens, as defined by CLIA, for pathologist and cytotechnologist interpretation. Job duties may consist of routine and special staining procedures, IHC and ISH, Mohs and routine frozen sections as required in the diagnosis, treatment and management of pathologic conditions on patients of all ages. Problem solving skills, participation in Quality Assurance, Quality Control monitoring, instrument maintenance and troubleshooting are required.
QUALIFICATIONS (minimum requirements)
Education and/or years experience required:
Graduate of an Associates degree in Histotechnician, (OR) •Successful completion of 60 semester hours (90 quarter hours) of academic credit from a regionally accredited college/university, with a combination of 12 semester hours (18 quarter hours) of biology and chemistry (must include credit hours in both). Licensure/Certifications required:•ASCP Certification as a Histotechnician (HT) •Certification as HT is required within one year from the date of hire or the date of ASCP testing eligibility.
Essentia Health offers competitive salary and benefits that include medical, dental, life insurance, long-term disability, flex spending accounts, retirement plans, paid time off, and continuing education including tuition reimbursement.
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About Essentia Health
Essentia Health is committed to helping our patients and their families lead active and fulfilling lives. Our 13,900 employees work with you to provide high quality, personalized care that makes you feel known and understood.
Across the large and small communities we serve, our patients benefit from the resources of an integrated health system, including the expertise of 750 physicians, a wide range of medical specialties and cutting-edge technologies. We also offer network-wide electronic medical records and medical research.
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