Job Summary: Performs both routine and complex histology procedures on tissue and fluids. Assists manager in monitoring quality control data to ensure procedures and results are accurate.
Required Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent
Preferred Education: Associate's or Bachelor's Degree
Required License: If registry eligible 2004 or after, must have ASCP Certification as Histotechnologist (HT) or Histotechnician (HTL) or obtain within 1 year of employment. Once certified, ASCP recertification required every 3 years.If employed at Mission Hospital or other facility as a Histologist prior to 2004; certification encouraged but not required.
Required Experience: One year
Preferred Experience: Five years
Internal Number: 2019-43018
About Mission Health System
Mission Health, an operating division of HCA Healthcare and based in Asheville, North Carolina, is the state’s sixth-largest health system. In 2018, for the sixth time in the past seven years, Mission Health has been named one of the nation’s Top 15 Health Systems by IBM Watson Health. We are the only health system in North Carolina to achieve this recognition. Mission Health operates six hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers, post-acute care provider CarePartners, long-term acute care provider Asheville Specialty Hospital and the region’s only dedicated Level II trauma center. With approximately 12,000 team members and 2,000 volunteers, Mission Health is dedicated to improving the health and wellness of the people of western North Carolina. For more information, please visit missionhealth.org.