HISTOLOGIST- PRN


  • Location: Aiken, SC
  • Posted: Jan 9, 2020

Job Description


One of the nations largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS)* has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies byFortune;ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 inForbesinaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

Mission Statement: To provide superior quality healthcare services that: PATIENTS recommend to family and friends, PHYSICIANS prefer for their patients, PURCHASERS select for their clients, EMPLOYEES are proud of, and INVESTORS seek for long-term returns.

Aiken Regional Medical Centers

Aiken Regional Medical Centers, located in Aiken, South Carolina, is a 273-bed acute care facility providing quality healthcare to the residents of Aiken and surrounding communities. Aiken Regional Medical Centers has been ranked a top hospital in South Carolina by the Carolina Center for Medical Excellence for its treatment of heart attack, heart failure and pneumonia. Services provided at the hospital include emergency medical care, orthopedic surgeries, maternity, and behavioral health services.

Histologist

This position prepares specimens by accepted histologic techniques including decalcification, routine and special staining. Assists in the Gross Room by maintaining accurate records of specimens, slides and blocks. Assists with bone marrow aspirations, renal biopsies, frozen sections, and other procedures as necessary.

Essential JobDuties:

Accurate preparation of cytological slides and histological slides.
Embedding, cutting, and routine staining.
Bone marrow aspirations, renal biopsies and fine needle aspiration procedures.
Regeant preparation
Computer data entry.
Instrument maintenance.
Assist in Gross Room.
Receives and opens supplies using the proper procedure.
Cytology specimen preparation.
Assist with training new associates.
Perform special stains
Assist with frozen sections (cutting and staining)
Perform special projects assigned by Management or Lead Tech.

Employment Type


  • Per Diem

Schedule Information


Schedule: Day Shift

Aiken Regional Medical Centers

302 University Parkway
Aiken, SC 29801

Phone: (803) 641-5630

Fax: (803) 641-5630

Web: http://www.aikenregional.com/careers

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