Review specimen received, assisting with specimen grossing, tissue processing procedures, microtomy, slide preparation, slide staining, special staining procedures, slide quality checks, assisting with fine needle aspiration and other cytology procedures.
- Ensure that all solutions and chemicals are properly prepared and in place and that automatic equipment is in working order.
- Prepare varied stains, solutions and other compounds used in histological processes following laboratory procedures
- Coordinate simultaneous procedures with complete accuracy and demonstrate the flexibility to adjust schedule changes in response to STAT orders, emergency situations, or fluctuations in laboratory workload.
- Maintain absolute integrity in the accurate performance and reporting of results. Observes professional discretion with patient information.