Community Health Systems HISTOTECHNOLGIST - LAB - PRN - DAYS in Crystal River, Florida

Description:

JOB SUMMARY:

Maintains day-to-day control of department. Coordinates staffing and workflow. Evaluates new instrumentation and staining procedures. Reviews, updates and maintains departmental policy and procedure manual as required by JCAHO and other regulatory agencies. Cuts, stains, mounts and studies specimens of human tissues and organs, causes and/or progress of disease, following established standards and practices.

Promotes and maintains a harmonious relationship with all departments and employees of the laboratory. Trains new and current Histology department employees as needed. Performs employee evaluation for each position in department.

CUSTOMER SERVICE RESPONSIBILITIES:

Performs duties and conducts interpersonal relationships in a manner designated to project a positive image of the department and the hospital. Works with supervisor/manager and other members of unit or department to promote a harmonious work environment. Ensures that all contacts with patients, the public, physicians and other hospital personnel are carried out in a friendly, courteous, helpful and considerate manner. Answers telephone in a prompt and courteous manner. Provides assistance, explains procedures and exhibits concern, as appropriate, to callers or in face-to-face situations. Dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of the hospital s Standards of Conduct and of our external and internal customers. Works with customers to identify problem areas and recommend solutions.

Qualifications

Preferred Education : Associate s Degree in Medical Technology or another related degree in science.

Preferred Experience : At least six months histotechnology experience.

Preferred Course(s)/Training : Advanced training in Histotechnology.

Required Certification/Registration : Florida licensure as a Histotechnologist.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Effective oral and written communication skills in the English language Ability to perform effectively in fast paced, stressful environment.

Job: Histology - Pathology

Organization: Seven Rivers Medical Group

Location: FL-Crystal River

Requisition ID: 1818041