Purpose of Position and Scope of Responsibility:
Preparing tissue for microscopic evaluation using clinical standards to correlate test results
and assess the need for additional testing and/or referral to pathologist to assure accurate diagnosis. Under
the general direction of the Histology Supervisor and responsible for 1 shift, 8 hours/day,
5 days/week. Incumbents are subject to overtime and call back if required.
Associate Degree or be HT, HTL
Licensure, Registration, Certification:
American Society for Clinical Pathologists certification or eligible (ASCP).
Work requires the physical demands of standing, bending, lifting, stooping or performing other work
requiring light physical exertion (up to 30 pounds) on an occasional basis (up to 15% of time) and
frequent walking; or moderate physical exertion (up to 50 pounds) on an intermittent basis (not a routine
part of the job).