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Alpharetta GA Full Time Posted by: Boston Scientific Posted: Tuesday, 30 June 2020
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At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we're solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we're one global team committed to making a difference in people's lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose-improving lives through your life's work.

Histotechnologist II - PRN

About the role:

A Histotechnologist is tasked with the preparation of microscope slides to enable the pathologist to render a quality diagnosis.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Accession surgical pathology specimens into the Laboratory Information System (LIS).
  • Label Specimens and tissue cassettes with the correct accession number.
  • Prepares microscopic sections of selected tissues and stains as required.
  • Performs regular maintenance on instruments and records findings.
  • Maintains a clean and safe cutting area.
  • Maintains adequate supplies and inventory needed for sectioning of tissue blocks.
  • Perform more complex procedures for processing and staining tissues, including special stains (SS), immunohistochemistry (IHC), and other special projects as assigned.
  • Prepare and maintain all necessary reagents, including stains, alcohols and paraffin according to proper specifications.
  • Utilize both manual and automated cover-slipping protocols.
  • Print slides using the slide printer. Troubleshoot stains and all related instrumentation. Perform and document all equipment quality control and preventive maintenance.
  • The Boston Scientific Corporation Pathology Laboratory attests to the following: For HIPAA compliance purposes, this position has been reviewed by management and meets the ‘need to know' PHI access criteria of the HIPAA Security Rule. Additionally, per the HIPAA Privacy Rule, the minimum necessary PHI data elements have been identified by management and the minimum necessary PHI access has been granted to the employee/contractor for them to satisfactorily execute the role and responsibilities of this position.

What we're looking for in you:
Basic Qualifications

  • AS/BS degree in biology, chemistry or medical laboratory technology from a regionally accredited college/university, or an equivalent combination.
  • 5+ years of experience in high complexity testing, specifically specimen dissection
  • Must satisfy CLIA regulations to perform high complexity testing.

Preferred Qualifications

  • HT/HTL certification

About us

As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you're looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there's no better place to make it happen.

Boston Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Disability, Veteran

Requisition ID: 466022

Alpharetta GA, United States of America
Boston Scientific
6/30/2020 1:14:42 PM

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