Histology Grossing Tech Non Certified
Company: UNC Health Care
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Description Become part of an inclusive organization with over
40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health
and well-being of the unique communities we serve.Summary:
This position performs daily activities associated with the
processing of laboratory specimens for diagnostic pathology under
the direction of the Pathologists' Assistant Supervisor and/or
Pathologist Assistant. Receives specimens, documents the
macroscopic descriptions and prepares low to moderate complexity
surgical pathology specimens for processing.Shift:
1.Perform routine and non-routine activities involved in the
preparation of surgical specimens for Histologic processing,
according to policies and procedures. Assure appropriate specimen
accessioning and labeling. Maintain the integrity of the specimen
and patient identification. Gross specimens in direct view of the
overhead cameras. Scan each specimen into Vantage software (if
used) and print the associated bar coded cassettes for each case.
Record measurements, weight, volume and any abnormal findings as
applicable. Describe gross anatomic features of routine,
uncomplicated surgical specimens, ensuring that all lesions,
markings and sutures are mentioned using voice recognition
software. Interprets physician instructions written on test
requisition that is accompanying the specimens. Organize paperwork
to pass on to Histology. Maintains Printmates.
2.Escalates non-routine, complicated surgical specimens to
Pathologist Assistant and/or pathologist. Interact directly with
Pathologists and/or Pathologist Assistants regarding gross
dissection/description activities that require direct supervision.
Identify problems that may adversely affect test performance or
reporting of test results and either correct the problems or
immediately notify the pathology supervisory, pathologist
assistant, or pathologist director.
3.Maintains cleanliness of grossing area and perform scheduled
maintenance. Keep all work surfaces free of debris and clutter.
Keep all work surfaces clean with Microcide or Gross Room cleaner.
Maintain supplies needed for the gross room accessioning &
processing. Complete all associated paperwork (i.e. decal, ink,
ultrasonic cleaner, etc.).
4. Maintain orderly storage of surgical specimens. Organize
specimens according to department policies.Other InformationOther
--- Associates degree in a Science field (or equivalent) with a
minimum of 24 credit hours in science related course studies, to
include 6 credit hours of Biology, 6 credit hours of Chemistry, and
an addition 12 credit hours in Biology, Chemistry, or Physics
--- None required.
Professional Experience Requirements:
--- Meets all requirements as outlined in 1988 CLIA CFR
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:
--- Strong written and verbal communication skills. Ability to
maintain accuracy in a fast-paced environment. Self-directed.
Ability to work in a team setting. Knowledge of medical
Job DetailsLegal Employer: NCHEALTHEntity: UNC REX Healthcare
Organization Unit: Rex Anatomic Pathology Work Type: Full Time
Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00Work Schedule: Evening JobLocation of
Job: US:NC:RaleighExempt From Overtime: Exempt: No
This position is employed by NC Health (Rex Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a
NC Health), a private, fully-owned subsidiary of UNC Heath Care
System. This is not a State employed position.
Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to their
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.UNC
Health makes reasonable accommodations for applicants' and
employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as applicants
and employees with disabilities. All interested applicants are
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