At Tennessee Urology Associates, PLLC, our physicians are pleased to deliver the most advanced medical care in the field of urology. We are recognized for our exceptional doctors, specialty expertise, research leadership and advanced treatments. Our centers host urologic physicians with seven at North Knoxville Medical Center/Park West/Lenoir City, six at Oak Ridge/Harriman/Clinton, and five at Turkey Creek/Park West/South Knoxville, as well as other midlevel providers and assistants throughout our various locations. Our dedicated medical staff serves patients in Knoxville and surrounding areas providing variety of services ranging from cancer treatment to infertility. Our physicians are board certified and participate in continued education to ensure that we stay ahead of advancing techniques and solutions.
We are seeking a full-time Histotechnologist for our growing Pathology Lab located in Oak Ridge, TN. This position supports the pathology histology laboratory in preparing, processing, and staining of tissue specimens for review by the pathologists. The hours are Monday-Friday and are flexible in the afternoon/evenings. This would be a great opportunity for qualified individuals to relocate to the Knoxville/Oak Ridge area in Tennessee and to join a growing organization! We are a part of the United Urology Group who has Urology practices in Maryland, Delaware, Tennessee, and Colorado. As for Knoxville, it has consistently been rated one of the most affordable places to live, a top retirement destination, one of the best bike cities in America, and more! Competitive compensation and benefits available - relocation considered for qualified candidate!
Responsible for accessioning, grossing, embedding, microtomy, performing H&E and papanicolau staining, and cover slipping of all surgical/cytologic specimen slides for microscopic analysis.
Loading the blocks on the processor ensuring quality and timeliness of production.
Modify and validate procedures and methodologies for immunohistochemistry, special staining and other related staining.
Organize cases by matching slides with appropriate paperwork and/or laying slides out in slide folders.
Provide maintenance or troubleshooting of equipment and automated instrumentation within the laboratory.
Assists supervisor in meeting department regulatory agency requirements (CAP, CLIA, etc.)
Performs quality control procedures per protocol and completes necessary documentation.
Maintain supplies and other inventory.
Perform other laboratory and office duties as assigned by manager.
An Associates Degree in a laboratory science or medical laboratory technology obtained from an accredited institution or education/training equivalent to the above that includes at least 60 semester hours from an accredited institution.
HT or HTL certification required.
Proficient embedding, sectioning and histology techniques with human tissues
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About Tennessee Urology Assoicates
Tennessee Urology is the region’s premier urology practice with 18 urologists serving patients at 11 locations in Knoxville and surrounding counties. Tennessee Urology is a member of United Urology Group, a management services organization whose member groups of urology practices today also include: Chesapeake Urology, with 25 offices located throughout Maryland and Delaware and Colorado Urology with Colorado-based practices comprised of Advanced Urology, Alpine Urology, and Foothills Urology.
Tennessee Urology provides a comprehensive array of urologic services to patients. Our integrated approach to urologic care provides patients with access to experienced specialists, a comprehensive support team of healthcare professionals, innovative diagnostic tools, and highly advanced treatments and therapies.