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Tufts Medical Center

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Histology Supervisor


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Category:

Histology Anatomic Pathology Manager & Supervisor

Title:

Histology Supervisor

Location:

Boston, MA, United States 

Zip Code:

02111
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Employment Type:

Full time

# of Beds:

382
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Job Requirements:

Histotechnologist (H.T.L) Certification from the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) required. Bachelor's degree required. Must have three to five years of progressively more responsible experience in a Histology Laboratory including supervisory experience. A broad knowledge of the histology laboratory with special emphasis on immunohistochemistry and special stain procedures as well as a detailed knowledge of more specialized embedding, sectioning and histochemical techniques is required. Experience with special ventana stain and IHC equipment is strongly preferred.

Job Description:

Staffing of the Histology Lab and Special Procedures Areas. Hires qualified staff, evaluates, and as necessary, initiates disciplinary action in accordance with Human Resources policies. Supervises and documents the training, competency, and development of all direct reports. Maintains employee file including all documentation for direct report files as specified by Department:al, CAP, state and federal guidelines. Responsible for the creation, implementation, communication, and training of new and revised policies and procedures to appropriate lab staff. Performs technical procedures as needed, particularly when staffing is inadequate or the workload level is high. Supervises frozen section procedures within the Histology Lab and other specialized frozen techniques. Monitors and maintains adequate and proper storage of all archived materials according to CAP, state and federal regulations. This includes but not limited to paraffin blocks, stained and unstained slides, frozen material and associated paper documentation. Assures proper disposal of materials after required storage time has lapsed.

Job ID:

28425