A/P Slide processor: 40 Hours Per Week (Midnights)

Histology Hammond, Indiana


Description

Central Laboratory- Histology

Location: 2434 Interstate Plaza Dr. Hammond, IN, 46324


Shift:  Monday thru Friday 11 pm to 7:30 am, Weekend and/or Holiday Rotation,  Rotating Shifts

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 the assembling of H&E, IHC, and special stains slides into complete cases onto the slide folders for delivery to the hospital sites or to Central lab transcription department. He/she will print and order special stains requests received through department e-mail system or fax. He/she will order slide labels, IHC, special stains, and/or block re-cuts through the Soft computer system. He/she will rotate/change reagents on slide stainers. He/she will operate histology instruments and will be responsible for the day to day maintenance and documentation. This individual will assist histology technicians in the IHC/special stain area by loading and unloading IHC and special stain slides from the automated strainers, filling bulk reagents, and performing preventative maintenance functions. Clerical duties include completing PM/QC logs, histology daily statistics, and filing of blocks and slides. 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.

Previous laboratory experience preferred Keyboarding skills preferred.