Histology Trainee

Histology Hammond, Indiana


Description

Central Laboratory- Histology

Location: 2434 Interstate Plaza Dr. Hammond, IN 46324

Shift: 4:00 PM - 12:30 AM, Mon - Fri

FTE: 1.0

WHY ALVERNO


We are a highly reliable scientific organization building a culture of service. Our commitment advances the health, wellness and continuity of care in the communities we serve. We are one of the largest integrated laboratory networks serving hospitals in the Midwest region. Our network includes 32 hospitals and multiple physician offices.

WHAT WILL YOU DO

This individual is responsible for training to become a Histo Technician and may attain the goal of accumulating hours of working experience and becoming technically proficient. The objective will enable the Histology Trainee to apply and sit for the HT Board of Registry Exam given by the ASCP, and if the trainee meets the ASCP requirement, thereby advance him/her to the position of Histo Technician (HT). This individual shall maintain a healing environment for employees and patients with a spirit of caring and concern as incorporated in the philosophy of our Catholic healthcare systems while performing all job functions.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

High school diploma or equivalent required. In addition, one of the following requirements must be met:

Associate degree or at least 60 semester hours (90 quarter hours) of academic credit from a regionally accredited college/university with a combination 12 semester hours (18 quarter hours) of biology and chemistry.

Must be accepted into a NAACLS approved histology program within the next eligibility period and must meet the minimum educational requirements for that program.