Hospital pathology and laboratory departments perform the science behind the medicine. Help save lives with your skills!
If you enjoy using technical and analytical skills to solve clinical puzzles you will thrive working in our fast-paced surgical histology laboratory. Here, we are open to different perspectives to create better patient outcomes. As a passionate laboratory professional, you will support our department as you share your ideas and help make an impact to improve patient outcomes, operational processes for our diverse patient population.
Additionally, you will collaborate with your colleagues to stimulate your best thinking while you perform routine and complex diagnostic procedures. Tasks will include fixation, grossing, embedding, staining and slide preparation of tissue for surgical specimens prepared for evaluation, adhering to QA/QC guidelines. Collaborate with the Pathologists on unique cases, follow-up on abnormal cases with the appropriate team, and utilize the LIS to document patient results.
Ideally, you should:
Have an Associate’s degree in Histologic Technology or a Bachelor’s degree in one of the physical sciences – Biology, Chemistry – and one year of experience in a histopathology lab.
Preferably possess 2+ years' clinical laboratory experience in a hospital or high-level research setting; however, we will train the right person, and new graduates are welcome
Be a current NYS Certified Histological Technician; ASCP (HT) and knowledge of LIS preferred
Possess excellent written and oral communication skills in English, with computer proficiency
We foster great, team-spirited collaborations
We’re a diverse, inclusive healthcare community that’s open for everyone to participate in making an impact. If you have insight and ideas, you'll feel at home here. As a team-based culture, we look for people who work well with others, respect differing opinions, listen actively, and express their ideas. We will welcome you into the stimulating collaborative process for personal and professional growth.
Located in the heart of Downtown Brooklyn, TBHC is a clinical affiliate of The Mount Sinai Hospital and an academic affiliate of The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. As Brooklyn’s first hospital, TBHC is proud to be a part of an incredibly diverse community and is committed to Keeping Brooklyn Healthy. If you’re looking to sharpen your skills, make a more measurable impact for patients, your specialty, and your career, explore a career with us. Team members enjoy a flexible, nurturing work setting, competitive salaries and benefits, and tuition assistance. To be considered, please email your resume to: email@example.com. We are an equal opportunity employer.
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About The Brooklyn Hospital Center
The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) has been KEEPING BROOKLYN HEALTHY since 1845. Today, it is the only hospital in Downtown Brooklyn. This 464-bed community, teaching hospital, offers primary and specialized medical care, sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic services, cutting-edge technology, and specialized surgery to more than 300,000 patients annually. TBHC is a clinical affiliate of the Mount Sinai Health Hospital and an academic affiliate of The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. TBHC has fully accredited, independent residency programs in Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Family Practice, General Dentistry and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and trains more than 250 physicians each year.