St. Luke's Health System in Boise is seeking a Histologic Tech 1 to join our Laboratory team.
The Histologic Technician 1 is responsible for performing routine tests in clinical laboratories for use in treatment and diagnosis of diseases. Handles basic issues and problems and possesses beginning to working knowledge of subject matter. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. A limited degree of creativity and latitude is required.
Prepares tissue specimens for routine and special procedures that aid in the confirmation of patient diagnosis.
Grosses, processes, embeds, cuts and stains surgical, biopsy and anatomical tissues for light and fluorescent microscopic slide review.
Performs complex histological procedures and analyzes and corrects problems using scientific principles.
Ensures specimens are properly identified, collected, labeled and stored.
Performs instrument maintenance according to section procedures.
Maintains inventory of supplies
Maintains a safe and clean working environment.
Follows laboratory policies and procedures in accordance with all regulatory agency requirements.
Follows department policy maintaining all necessary records and documentation.
Ensures input is accurate and complete.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Education: Associate of Science degree or 2 years additional experience in lieu of degree.
Experience: 0 years experience.
Why St. Luke's
A strong, talented staff is at the heart of St. Luke's Health System. We are the state's largest employer with more than 15,000 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practice providers. We're proud of our people who deliver skilled, compassionate care every day, and are looking to add dedicated individuals who will continue this same tradition of excellence.
Known as the "City of Trees," Boise is Idaho's capital city--both a cultural center and a playground for those who love the outdoors. A vibrant downtown area affords fine dining, theatre, music, and college and semi-professional sports. Downtown Boise's main attractions include the Idaho State Capitol, the classic Egyptian Theatre, the Boise Art Museum, Julia Davis Park and Zoo Boise. The Greenbelt follows the beautiful Boise River corridor for more than 30 miles, and the Boise foothills are home to miles of hiking and biking trails.
Learn more about what the City of Trees has to offer you:
St. Luke's Health System | Boise Convention and Visitors Bureau | Boise Parks and Recreation | Boise Museum Association | Boise Music Festival | Boise Philharmonic | Downtown Boise Restaurants | Boise Valley Economic Partnership | Hyde Park events | Treefort Music Festival | First Thursdays | Alive After Five | Capitol City Public Market | Runs and Triathlons | Shakespeare Festival | Sawtooth National Forest | Visit Idaho.org
*St. Luke's is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.
As the only Idaho-based, not-for-profit health system, St. Luke’s Health System is part of the communities we serve, with local physicians and boards who further our organization’s mission “To improve the health of people in our region.” Working together, we share resources, skills, and knowledge to provide the best possible care, no matter which of our hospitals you choose.